Loja dos Vinhos Madeira Wine Store
Experience and wisdom at the service of the wine world, among which several Madeira wines. And there is always an appetiser to enjoy.
Joaquim António is a veteran of this type of business and a wine-aficionado. In fact, he collects some type of wines, fortified Madeira wines included. His store is located at Estrada Monumental, an area which concentrates a lot of high-end hotels. Therefore, it comes, as no surprise, that many of his customers are foreign and that some of them sometimes buy more expensive wines, mainly rarities. Nevertheless, the store is open to any type of customer, offering varied still and liqueur wines for all purses. But, as the best way to taste and appreciate wine is with food, Joaquim António prepares a wide variety of cold and warm appetisers, which are quite successful. Outside, there is a small esplanade, inside an open store with walls full of wine bottles. Quality glasses and a little chat always make the customers come back and, oftentimes, purchase the wine they enjoyed so much. The Madeira wines are a mandatory part of this store’s suggestions.