Verallia Portugal was present at the presentation of the XIV Dão Wine Faire which celebrated 25 years

Verallia Portugal was present at the presentation of the XIV Dão Wine Faire which celebrated 25 years

On August 02th, the Official Presentation of the 25th edition of the Wine Dão Fair took place in Winery of Nelas. The fair will be days 2th, 3th and 4th of September.

A space full of history, tradition and winemaking identity and sponsored by Verallia Portugal, the program framework for this edition was made and given to know some of the new features in store for this year. The Book Launch Commemoration of 25 Years "O Tempo Certo do Vinho", the gastronomic initiative "Mesa 25", the Prize for the Best Stand of the Wine Fair and Joint celebrations of 25 years of Quinta do Cabriz and the Confraria dos Enófilos do Dão are some of the highlights that mark the Silver Jubilee of this event.

Antonio Leal, President of the Cultural Association "Contracanto", producer of the Official Anthem of the "Em Nelas somos Dão" and director for the artistic design of the Musical "As músicas que os vinhos Dão - Grande Gala dos 25 Anos", talked about the work It has been developed for the Wine Dão Fair since 2014 in various artistic forms, from dance to singing.

The vast program of activities of the Wine Dão Fair presentede more lively gastronomic meeting with the wines of Dão. Following the two tests carried out in Garage Wines of Matosinhos and Garrafeira Nacional de Lisboa, Chef Diogo Rocha, who reinforced the gastronomic evolution during last years, that’s why he promotes "Mesa 25" initiative, a proof culinary different originating from 25 wines selected by Luís Lopes, Director and Journalist of Wine Magazine (Revista de Vinhos), where each of the wines will result in a unique and delicious recipe.

Presentation of Wine Dão Fair ended with a collective toast to 25 years of success of this prestigious Fair.