Adega de Pegões

+351 265 898 860 Rua Pereira Caldas, n.º 1, R/C.
Santo Isidro de Pegões, 2985-158
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1. It all started when the big landlord and beer magnate, José Rovisco Pais, donated his Pegões properties to the Lisbon State Hospitals. On these properties, the Government implemented a large “colonization” project, donating land to thousands of agricultural workers and directing the plantation of 2900 acres of vineyards. These workers became known as “Colonos”. The Cooperative was estabilished on March the 7th 1958 in order to give technical and logistic support to the “colonos”. Part of the support consisted in the reception and processing of their grapes. The first Pegões wines where than born. 2. At the beginning the Cooperative received financial and technical support from the State. As a consequence of the Portuguese revolution of 1974, the Cooperative was taken over and a period of instability followed. This process was later reversed and over the last fiftheen years, the Cooperative followed a systematic strategy of modernization and finantial consolidation whit the key objective Read more »

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  • Adega de Pegoes Stella Dry Muscat


    intense aroma with floral notes of rose petals and honeysuckle with a fresh and pleasing palate. enjoy a glass with Thai food or sushi, salads, fish, shellfish or as an aperitif. Read More

    Wine review by Damaris Rivera

  • Adega Cooperativa de Pegões Red 2006


    a strong aroma of red berries. soft flavor, pleasant after taste. enjoy this with any meat dishes from wild game, like venison, to everyday meals, such as chicken or pork. this was especially tasty with codfish. Read More

    Wine review by Damaris Rivera

  • Colheita Seleccionada Adega de Pegoes White


    an intense fresh and fruity aroma. a soft, lingering flavor and persistence and pleasant after taste. recommended to pair this with salads, fish, and shellfish. Read More

    Wine review by Damaris Rivera

  • Santo Isidro de Pegoes Adega de Pegoes Red Vinho Regional Terras Do Sado 2008


    A nice dry red, Use the aerator Would be nice with cheese, red meat, Italian. Read More

    Wine review by merlo55

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  • Adega de Pegoes Branco 2007


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