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Rua do Berquo 12 | Rua do Berquó, 12, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-542, Portugal
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

We stop here every time we have visited the island to load up on what we are taken home with us from our vacation. My wife bought me a vintage bottle of aquardente and a bottle of passion fruit brandy ( which we were able...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pumba65
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Not much of a tour. You walk past and see a few people doing their jobs. You can get free samples though. Therefore an immediate 5 stars! Probably worth buying in the supermarket thougg. As it's a bit cheaper there!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sam H
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Neat little factory with parking inside the gates. No photos allowed indoors. You can try the various liquors, jams, and other items in the back. Passion fruit was hands down the best!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Allegro8032
Reviewed July 21, 2018

It is a small place we almost missed it but worth going in. The place is quite small but worth sampling the liquors that they make there. Bottling and packaging rooms are fist and you will find some samples and purchase area further back. Some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank travelgirl0702
Reviewed July 19, 2018

I ended up stopping here as part of a Nordeste tour, I had never heard of it but my guide Samuel had and it was a good choice. While not as large and set up for grand tours as other factories, I did enjoy my...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Wendell B
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We had a quick self guided tour of this liquor / rum factory. It is quite something just to walk into the distillery premises get that first hint of the rum aroma. Interesting to watch the bottling process, and how each liquor is marketed. Good...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Stunning little factory in which you may able to see the bottling and packaging of the liqueurs. Here you´ll pay the same price as you would a supermarket for the liqueurs with the difference that you have different sizes available and that you´re given the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CosmiCarla
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Hard to find place. You walk through the (small) factory were you see people packing up liquores and then you are in a kinda selling room. In a corner there's a counter where you can taste different liquores and some jams. The guy behind the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Evenstar29
Reviewed June 1, 2018

I'm rather a wine lover person yet I really enjoyed our visit to Mulher de Capote. Free tasting is available. As I adore passion fruit my favourite type is unquestionable however pineapple and black berry liqueur was fine too. The most unique one was made...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank monaHungary
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Amazing factory, delicious drinks. Our favourite was the black berry liqueur. Thank you for the unique tasting experience.

Date of experience: May 2018
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