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Chocolate and port

they do not have a tour but a tasting room that was relaxing and quiet from the rest of the port... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sunflowerdayzee
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Perfect treat!

I am so glad we chose Kopke for a wine and port tasting! There are an overwhelming number of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Julie M
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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

they do not have a tour but a tasting room that was relaxing and quiet from the rest of the port houses. They paired them with some chocolate which was a nice way to taste.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sunflowerdayzee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am so glad we chose Kopke for a wine and port tasting! There are an overwhelming number of choices for places to go to taste port, but Kopke made for a perfect treat. Kopke does not offer a tour, just tasting, but since we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were led through a flight of 5 ports (the "excellent" flight I believe it was called) and had and additional two old and really fine ports added to the flight along with a plate of chocolate treats that nicely complimented the wines. Our hostess,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Our objective was simple, we wanted to purchase a late year vintage at an acceptable price. Kopke sale' staff was not pushy. They were knowledgeable and helpful. We were in and out with a fine vintage port to remind us of our Douro cruise in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank geoffrey O
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Kopke is the oldest and the best! We tried a number of Port tasting/tours along the Vila Nova de Gaia and this is the one that we would do again! There is no tour...just a perfect tasting! This place is busy and doesn't take reservations...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

The oldest port house in Porto and one of the best for sure. We had a great afternoon of wine and port tasting. Accompanied with chocolates - so it’s perfect! The staff were lovely and informative giving a great overview and lesson. We sat upstairs...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant Very informative Superb selection of drink Wonderful wonderful time Highly recommended Just perfection

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank davethedrill
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The staff were very informative and there was a long list of ports to try. The tasting was paired with chocolates or crackers. A nice way to end the afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank northwalesnaturist
Reviewed 30 September 2018

No tours available here, just a tasting room and shop. The gentleman in the shop on the ground floor was quite formal and unwelcoming as we came in, but despite this, we went upstairs to the tasting room after talking to him about what we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Traveler810384
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Casa Kopke hasn’t adapted yet to the tourist influx Porto has attained. It’s a very old school tasting room, and you won’t get a tour of the cellars because it’s only a tasting room. The staff isn’t very good at describing or suggestions, they are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Hello from Peter and Valmai Kopke in Western Australia! We are thinking of visiting Portugal in the next year or two and we would, of course, like to visit the Casa Kopke vineyard. Would you please let us know exactly where you are and also make suggestions as to where / places / towns / areas we should stay during our visit? We have been thinking of doing a river cruise and have received a brochure but we want to make sure that we can visit Casa Kopke! Our grandson has just made a most beautifully crafted timber box at school for ornamental presentation of his father's bottle of Kopke port! My husband's grandfather was Frederick Herman Kopke who came out to South Australia from Hamburg in the late 1800's. He later travelled to Western Australia to drill for water and ended up buying a pastoral property (nearly 300,000 acres) 700 miles north of Perth on the coast south of Carnarvon. His son, Alan Frederick Herman Kopke bought the adjoining statio and his grandson, Peter Alan Frederick Kopke, remained there all his working life. We look forward to hearing from you. Valmai Kopke 53 Johnston Street Peppermint Grove 6011 Western Australia
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Response from Weglarz | Reviewed this property |
Also Vila de Gaia does have numerous other Port tasting rooms. Kopke is one of the first on the small strip which includes street vendors...while tasting, you are across the river with views of the city of Porto itself. As... More
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