NileGuide Expert Says:
The wine list is selective but encompasses some renowned labels.
Rua do Alecrim 49
1200-014 Lisbon, Portugal
tel: +351 91 886 5165
Mon–Sat 11am–9pm. Sun: Dec only
NileGuide Expert tip:
Connoisseurs should note the Bafarela 17 Grande Reserva 2009 from Brites Aguiarr, a rare and limited edition wine.
This attractive wine bar and delicatessen stocks a connoisseur's range of Portuguese wines and gourmet food products. Customers can browse biological-produced olive oils, aromatic herbs, mature cheeses, a creative combination of pickles, chutneys and mustards and other appetizing goodies. Look out for the wine jelly, bottles of liquors and the special selection of teas and infusions. The wines on offer include illustrious labels such as Muras de Melgaço, Altas Quintas and Quinta das Lamelas, and some truly remarkable options such as Bafarela 17 Grande Reserva 2009 from Brites Aguiar and Royal Palmeira from Carlos Dias. Customers can enjoy a glass of red or white in the light and airy salon at the rear of the premises, where art exhibitions are held and convivial wine tasting events for up to 16 people take place.