"Art of Living" tasting in Munich

Integrated in the promotion plan of Alentejo wines in the German market and the joint program with the House of the Olive entitled "The Wine and Olive Oil in the Mediterranean Diet," the CVR Alentejana will hold a commented tasting in Munich.

This event has te purpose to create trade opportunities between the economic agents and increase awareness of Alentejo wines and quality olive oils in the German market.

The event will take place at the Walter & Benjamin Wine Bar, and will consist of a tasting commented by sommelier Justin Leone with 8 wines chosen by him, an olive oil technical tasting lectured by Teresa Zacarias from Casa do Azeite and even a free tasting of Alentejo wines and quality olive oils present in that market .

Justin Leone is head Sommelier at Tantris Restaurant in Munich, Germany. He is native of Canada, and spent most of his career as a sommelier in Chicago, passing through London and Burgundy. He is a great admirer of Portuguese wines, having been already in the Alentejo region and becoming a great admirer. Already collaborator of CVR Alentejana in Prowein 2015 and 2016, Justin presented the wines of the region in an exciting way.


Justin Leone: The head sommelier of Munich’s restaurant Tantris will present the wines.

Heiko Schmidt: Germany’s leading olive oil expert shows extra virgin olive oils.

Annette Sandner: The food stylist and blogger from Munich will talk about Alentejo cuisine.

The team of Walter & Benjamin will serve «petiscos» (little Portuguese snacks).

Masterclass 1: 11 am – 12.30 pm
Masterclass 2: 2 pm – 3.30 pm

If you would like to participate in one of the sessions, please an email to Daniela at or call us on +43 1 369 79 90 21.

If you cannot join us for the masterclasses, you’ll still have the chance to taste a choice selection of 20 Alentejo wines & olive oils at the open tasting from 15.30 to 17 pm, at the Walter & Benjamin Wine Bar.


List of Wine Producers:
  • Adega do Monte Branco
  • Adega dos Nascédios
  • Argilla – Anta de Cima
  • Fundação Eugénio de Almeida – Cartuxa
  • Casa Agrícola HMR
  • Comenda Grande
  • Esporão
  • Fitapreta Vinhos
  • Global Wines
  • Herdade da Ajuda Nova
  • Herdade da Lisboa - Enolea
  • Herdade da Maroteira
  • Herdade da Mingorra
  • Herdade das Servas
  • Herdade do Rocim
  • Herdade São Miguel´
  • José Maria da Fonseca
  • Lima Mayer
  • Monte da Capela
  • Monte do Pintor
  • Monte Novo e Figueirinha
  • Noble Flavour
  • Quinta da Confeiteira
  • Reynolds Wine Growers
  • Roquevale
  • Rui Reguinga
  • Santos & Seixo
  • Tiago Cabaço
Vinhos do Alentejo 2022