• 22 June 2018

    THE ADVENTURES OF CHEF ALÉXIS IN THE GARDEN OF AROMATICS

    At the invitation of Luís Alves, owner of Cantinho das Aromáticas, 12 cooks accepted the Foraging Chef’s Adventure challenge. The adventure happened on June 18 in this farm in Vila Nova de Gaia, the only urban type in the European space that produces medicinal and spice aromatic plants in organic production. In addition to the […]

    At the invitation of Luís Alves, owner of Cantinho das Aromáticas, 12 cooks accepted the Foraging Chef’s Adventure challenge.

    The adventure happened on June 18 in this farm in Vila Nova de Gaia, the only urban type in the European space that produces medicinal and spice aromatic plants in organic production.

    In addition to the conviviality Foraging Chef’s Adventure proposed to each of the cooks to make a dish with herbs collected on this farm. The initiative intended to draw attention to the combination of sophisticated cuisine and local and fresh ingredients.

    Chef Aléxis Gregório is the executive chef of the Café Luso and Adega Machado restaurants.

     

  • 22 June 2018

    LISBON UNDER STARS, SPECTACLES WHERE FADO STARS AND OTHERS DO NOT MISS

    The Fado & Food Group strongly supports and recommends this show, “LISBON UNDER STARS”, produced by the studio OCUBO that aims to enhance the culture and heritage of Lisbon. The Carmo Ruins (Carmo Archaeological Museum) is the stage. It is a multidisciplinary experience where multimedia projections, virtual dancers and visual effects are mixed with the […]

    The Fado & Food Group strongly supports and recommends this show, “LISBON UNDER STARS”, produced by the studio OCUBO that aims to enhance the culture and heritage of Lisbon. The Carmo Ruins (Carmo Archaeological Museum) is the stage.

    It is a multidisciplinary experience where multimedia projections, virtual dancers and visual effects are mixed with the sound of great Portuguese music.

    Television presenter Catarina Furtado tells the adventure of more than 600 years of the history of Lisbon and Portugal.

    Many artists in this historical trip: Amália Rodrigues, Fernando Lopes Graça, Luís de Freitas Branco, Madredeus, Salvador Sobral and Zeca Afonso, Mariza, Rão Kyao, Teresa Salgueiro, Chamber Choir Lisboa Cantat, GNR Chamber Orchestra, Clara Andermatt and the National Ballet Company, among others.

    next show, June 30th.

    The end can be crowned with more Fado in Bairro Alto, 100 meters, in the fado houses Café Luso and Adega Machado.

  • 22 June 2018

    THE FADO MUSIC THAT AWAKENED A PATIENT OF ALZHEIMER

    An 87-year-old woman suffers from the terrible Alzheimer’s disease. One day, when she heard the fado “Time Does not Stop”, sung by Mariza (fado singer), she began to reproduce it, to hum it. This moment moved his son, the photographer Rogério Paulo Gonçalves. He decided to pay homage to his Mother and with that, too, […]

    An 87-year-old woman suffers from the terrible Alzheimer’s disease. One day, when she heard the fado “Time Does not Stop”, sung by Mariza (fado singer), she began to reproduce it, to hum it.

    This moment moved his son, the photographer Rogério Paulo Gonçalves. He decided to pay homage to his Mother and with that, too, fado, as music.

    Throughout 2017, he photographed many artists on stage and also in fado houses, namely Adega Machado and Café Luso. In these establishments he photographed Celeste Rodrigues, Isabel Noronha, Bárbara Santos, Pedro Moutinho and Marco Rodrigues.

    The exhibition opens on July 4 at Espaço Santa Casa (Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa).

    In addition to the mentioned artists will be fixed in image Raquel Tavares (fadista), Suzana (fado singer), Dulce Pontes (fado singer), Joana Rios (fado singer), Marta Pereira da Costa (Portuguese guitar), Mariza (fado singer), Pedro Jóia (guitar), Fábia Rebordão (fado singer), Ana Moura (fado singer) Gisela João (fado singer) and Carlos do Carmo (fado singer).

  • 22 June 2018

    THE PASSENGER STOPOVER DOES NOT DISPOSE THE EXPERIENCE OF LIVE FADO

    The program Stopover, by TAP, is a unique opportunity to visit two sites for the price of one. You can do this on a long-half flight (round trip or one way) or if Lisbon is the final destination of your trip. With Portugal Stopover you can take advantage of special offers and experiences. When the […]

    The program Stopover, by TAP, is a unique opportunity to visit two sites for the price of one.

    You can do this on a long-half flight (round trip or one way) or if Lisbon is the final destination of your trip.

    With Portugal Stopover you can take advantage of special offers and experiences.

    When the time of stay is short and every minute counts Fado can not be missed: from the intense experience of 1 hour of fado with the daily project Fado Inside the Box at the Adega Machado to the experience that continues along the night, also in the other houses of fados, Café Luso and Timpanas.

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  • 22 June 2018

    THE UNITED STATES TO THE DISCOVERY OF PORTUGAL

    Travel journalists and bloggers from around the world are increasingly accepting the invitation to visit our fado houses as Fado’s top reference places in Lisbon. One of the most recent visitors was the north-american travel writer Vera Holroyd who travels with her family. She was enchanted with the Portuguese fado and gastronomy at Adega Machado […]

    Travel journalists and bloggers from around the world are increasingly accepting the invitation to visit our fado houses as Fado’s top reference places in Lisbon.

    One of the most recent visitors was the north-american travel writer Vera Holroyd who travels with her family.

    She was enchanted with the Portuguese fado and gastronomy at Adega Machado and now writes the article that opens our appetite.

    Her motto is “Live that life. The one that gives you breath and. takes your breath away “(Nayyirah Waheed)