A CULTURAL DISTRICT
WITH A WOW FACTOR

WOW is a huge new and immense cultural district where everyone is welcome. In the historic heart of Vila Nova de Gaia, just a short distance from the center of Porto, and the Douro River, WOW pays homage to culture, history and Portugal's main industries.

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Escape Room

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WSET Level 2 EN - 1 to 3 March

Mar
1
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The Wine School

Workshop: Earings Made from Old Watches

Mar
9
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Workshop

Workshop: Little artists. Edition: Make your own WOW glass

Mar
11
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Workshop

WSET Level 1 PT - 16 March

Mar
16
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The Wine School

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1828

The best steakhouse in Portugal
The best steakhouse in Portugal

Mira Mira by Ricardo Costa

Portuguese gastronomy & fine dining
Portuguese gastronomy & fine dining

Root & Vine

The most WOW flexitarian in this city
The most WOW flexitarian in this city

T&C

THE TASTE OF TYPICAL PORTUGUESE CUISINE
THE TASTE OF TYPICAL PORTUGUESE CUISINE

Golden Catch

THE BEST FISH AND SEAFOOD FROM OUR COAST
THE BEST FISH AND SEAFOOD FROM OUR COAST

PIP

Delicious meals to share with the family
Delicious meals to share with the family

Angel's Share

Your new favorite wine & cocktail bar
Your new favorite wine & cocktail bar

Vinte Vinte Café Flores

Where chocolate is king
Where chocolate is king

Vinte Vinte Café Gaia

Where chocolate is king
Where chocolate is king

1828

The best steakhouse in Portugal
The best steakhouse in Portugal

Mira Mira by Ricardo Costa

Portuguese gastronomy & fine dining
Portuguese gastronomy & fine dining

Root & Vine

The most WOW flexitarian in this city
The most WOW flexitarian in this city

T&C

THE TASTE OF TYPICAL PORTUGUESE CUISINE
THE TASTE OF TYPICAL PORTUGUESE CUISINE

Golden Catch

THE BEST FISH AND SEAFOOD FROM OUR COAST
THE BEST FISH AND SEAFOOD FROM OUR COAST

PIP

Delicious meals to share with the family
Delicious meals to share with the family

Angel's Share

Your new favorite wine & cocktail bar
Your new favorite wine & cocktail bar

Vinte Vinte Café Flores

Where chocolate is king
Where chocolate is king

Vinte Vinte Café Gaia

Where chocolate is king
Where chocolate is king
Attendees at a World of Wine workshop enjoying a guided tasting of rare and exceptional wines, immersing themselves in the rich flavors and aromas.
GREAT EXPERIENCES TO DRINK AND ASK FOR MORE
TWS

THE WINE SCHOOL

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The Wine School has a wide range of tastings, pairings and workshops, as well as WSET courses, led by our Wine Educators. With the aim of demystifying the topic of wine, in a relaxed and informal way, The School is the right option for both the curious and wine connoisseurs.

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A beautifully set table with a wine bottle, glass, and wine accessories, exuding elegance and sophistication.

Explore all

Your Senses

We are all for fun and tasting as learning tools. In addition, we value (and encourage!) the sharing of knowledge. Our team is highly qualified and passionate about the subjects we address, be it wine or chocolate and this will certainly be noticeable. Discover all the workshops and tastings you can try at WOW - explore each of your senses!

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WSET CERTIFICATIONS

The Wine School is certified to teach Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) courses. It offers Levels 1 and 2 of the Wine Certification in Portuguese and English and is the first wine school in Portugal to offer sessions in English.

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Demistify Wine

A series of mini-workshops and tastings without the need for prior booking, always following the motto of "demystifying wine". Four themes are available, which are covered by our Wine Educators while you are given the chance to taste five different wines.

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Chocolatinhos

These workshops about chocolate are especially created for children between 4 and 12 years old. In a fun way, they are thought how to make Cake Pops (Level 1) and Chocolate Tablets (Level 2).

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Pairing: CHOCOLATE AND PORT WINE

Embark on a unique journey of aromas and flavours. By the end of the workshop, participants will have learned how to taste chocolate, appreciate its quality, understand the production methods used in crafting chocolate and Port Wine, how to taste Port Wine, what makes it the perfect pairing, as well as techniques for harmonizing certain chocolates and different styles of Port Wine.

Panoramic view of WOW.

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a wow event!

WOW understands the art of welcoming. Whatever the theme, format or number of people, there is certainly a good solution for your personal or corporate event here in the cultural quarter.

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