On the initiative of the AEP (Association of Portuguese entrepreneurs, Porto) on June 26, 2012 in Moscow, at the hotel «National» was held a traditional Salon of Portuguese wines and gourmet class products. Salons are organized by the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy.
This year, the Salon was presented by11Portuguese producers of wine, olive oil and gourmet class products: Caves Messias, DJF Vinhos SA, Esporao SA, Herdade Dos Grous LDA, Ideal Drinks LDA, Quinta do Pinto SA, Vallegre — Vinhos do Porto SA, Wines & Winemakers by Saven, Cister LDA, Maçarico SA, Probar SA, Quinta dos Ingleses SA.
Portugal Market Week was opened by a master class on the wines of Portugal, led by the Chairman of the Moscow (National) Branch of IW&FS, international judge of the wines and spirits — Leonid Gelibterman, followed by the professional tasting during which the representatives of Russian companies importers and distributors have the opportunity to evaluate the Portuguese wines and foods, as well as to negotiate with producers on a variety of topics. The tasting was visited by numerous media experts. The Salon was also honored by the attention of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Portugal Pedro Nuno Bartolo.