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March 19, 2019

Hidden Flavors of the Hillside: Mouraria & Graça

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Lisbon --
Book nowGive as a gift     US$130/ adult
  • 2-7 people    Intendente ->  ~5-6 hours 2:30pm
     Martim Moniz
Quick Bite: On this afternoon walk through some of Lisbon’s most historic and scenic backstreets, we’ll explore the old and the new, ever delicious, in the kitchens of Graça and Mouraria. Read more
Lisbon -- The oldest city in Western Europe, once the hub of a trading empire that connected Macau in the east to Rio de Janeiro in the west, Lisbon today feels staunchly Old World European, a sleepy town of nostalgic storefronts and scenic churches. But that’s only its façade.Read more
July 3, 2019

Os Goliardos: Lisbon’s Funkmasters of Wine

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Lisbon -- The up-and-coming, terroir-obsessed wine distributor Os Goliardos is reached through a tiny alley that opens into a courtyard behind an apartment block in Campolide, a residential Lisbon neighborhood just north of the Amoreiras shopping mall. The company keeps a low profile, hiding Lisbon’s greatest wine storeroom in a narrow garage that counts several auto body shops as its neighbors. Read more
June 26, 2019

O Frade: Family Ties

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Lisbon -- Up on the walls of O Frade’s polished interior is an old radio that catches the eyes of most clients. The music wafting from it is part of an illusion: “We hid the wireless speakers we use inside it because the radio doesn’t work anymore,”' says chef Carlos Afonso, who runs this small new restaurant alongside his cousin, Sérgio Frade. Read more