Portugal’s Dining & Lodging Scene Now + Chef José Avillez’ New Casa Nossa Retreat

Published in the Summer 2023 print issue of Maze Row’s VOICES Magazine out of London, Vol. 4:


https://www.mazerow.com/voices-4-flipbook.html (my article is on pages 34-39)

My interview with Portugal’s most celebrated chef, José Avillez; on Lisbon and Porto’s dining scene now, including the great 2 Michelin Belcanto and 1 Michelin vegetarian Encanto; standout hotels in city and countryside across Portugal; and visiting Avillez’ and wife Sofia Ulrich’s truly unique, private new Casa Nossa retreat house in the region of Alentejo southeast of Lisbon (www.casanossajoseavillez.pt), Monverde Wine Experience hotel and Memmo Príncipe Real in Libson.

Past Issues of Maze Row’s VOICES Magazine:
East Meets West: Old world wines paired With Japanese food at two Michelin-starred restaurants
At Lazy Bear in San Francisco, beverage director Jacob Brown finds inspiration in the endless wealth of California produce & vineyards