Sparkling Wines for New Year’s Eve

Publicado on dez 29, 2015 em Eventos
Sparkling Wines for New Year’s Eve

The mercearia at Linha 22 has a wonderful selection of wines to enjoy in the café or to purchase for celebrations at home or with friends. For New Year’s Eve of course you will want a sparkling wine for your midnight toast, and we can recommend two excellent Portuguese sparkling wines, both made by the […]

Wines for Holiday Meals

Publicado on dez 17, 2015 em Eventos
Wines for Holiday Meals

In addition to being a café and guest house, Linha 22 is a mercearia, selling a selection of fine foods and wines for you to enjoy at home. What foods will you be preparing for your holiday meals this season? If you are planning on the traditional bacalhau, potatoes and cabbage on Christmas eve, followed […]

Bulas 20 Year Old Tawny Port

Publicado on dez 1, 2015 em Eventos
Bulas 20 Year Old Tawny Port

Linha 22 prides itself on its careful selection of wines, and Carlos is very knowledgeable about the producers and their wines. One case in point is Bulas Wines, who create a range of table wines and Ports from two quintas on the north bank of the Douro at the mouth of the Ceira River, between […]

Linha 22 Celebrates 3rd Anniversary

Publicado on nov 19, 2015 em Eventos
Linha 22 Celebrates 3rd Anniversary

The 13th of November is a fortunate day for Linha 22, whether it falls on a Friday or not – it marks the anniversary of the opening of the café and guest house on Rua dos Clerigos in the heart of Porto. Regular local visitors, including Padre Americo of the Igreja dos Clerigos, as well […]

Douro Harvest with Linha 22 and Quinta das Peixotas

Publicado on set 22, 2015 em Eventos
Douro Harvest with Linha 22 and Quinta das Peixotas

Carlos Gartner, proprietor of Linha 22, led a group to visit Quinta das Peixotas to experience first hand the magic of the grape harvest in the Douro. Quinta das Peixotas is a small family-owned quinta, just 30 hectares, located 5 km east of Régua. The family purchased the Quinta in 1986 from the Barreto family, […]