Cascais Gastronomy Festival 2018: 1, 2 and 3 November

The Cascais Council together with NotSo is organising the second gastronomy festival on 1st, 2nd and 3rd November 2018 from 12noon to 10pm. Top Chefs in the country will be highlighting their dishes in showcookings and there will be pop-up restaurants, beer bars and wine bars. Chefs include Pascal Meynard from Lisbon’s Ritz Four Seasons, Henrique Sá Pessoa from the Alma restaurant in Lisbon, Pedro Lemos from Homonimo in Porto, Tiago Bonito from Largo do Paço in Amarante and Ricardo Costa from The Yeatman Hotel in Porto amongst others. Held at the Cascais Cidadela.

Wine Fair Cascais 2018: 27 to 29 April

The 5th edition of the Cascais Wine Fair will take place from 27th to 29th April at the Cascais Market. Opening times: Friday 27th – 5pm to 10pm; Saturday 28th – 12noon to 10pm; Sunday 29th – 12 noon to 8pm. There will be presentations and tastings from 35 wine producers.

Lisbon Fish & Flavours 2018: to 15 April

The 11th Lisbon Fish and Flavours festival is open upto 15th April from noon to midnight. Located at Pavilhão Carlos Lopes, Av Sidonio Pais, 14, Lisbon. Local and international chefs will be present and there will be workshops, tastings and other events. If you like fish this is a fun event to try the different dishes by chefs from all over the country.

Fires in Portugal

Our condolences, thoughts and prayers go to the families and all those caught in the terrible fires in the country and a big thank you to all the Bombeiros (fire fighting men and women) for their bravery and dedication risking their lives trying to keep everyone safe.