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Fabrica de Licores Mulher de Capote

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Address: Rua do Berquo 12 | Rua do Berquó, 12, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-542, Portugal
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Nice shopping stop

We stopped here to do some tasting and shopping as part of our tour from the Carnival Vista. They have a free tasting bar with a very wide range of liqueurs made from fruit... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2016
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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Interesting whether you want to taste, buy some or simply discover an interesting thriving local enterprise very well organised with generous hosts....

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Rockville, Maryland
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is the place where you can taste all of the local liqueurs. Make sure to purchase these on site, The airports do not have everything you'll want and we certainly can't find what we loved back in the states unfortunately!

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

We stopped here to do some tasting and shopping as part of our tour from the Carnival Vista. They have a free tasting bar with a very wide range of liqueurs made from fruit (passionfruit, pineapple, blackberry,etc.). They also have sweets, and gift shop items. They also have a restroom.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Sampled aniseed and pineapple liquers on quick tour stop - very smooth and mellow. Minis are well-priced at 2.5 and 5 euros - with bottles at 10-15 euros.

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Oakville, Canada
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Rather tucked away, but we found this place on our way down from Lagoa do Fogo, by following a couple of signs. The distillery building and grounds are very attractive, but there didn't appear to be any tours of the actual facility. Very nice gift shop area and the gentleman at the (free) tasting bar was very friendly and generous.... More 

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Thank February78
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Nice factory with tasty liquors. Especially the passion fruit liquor was our favourite. Nice for a shot stop when you drive by.

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Thank Martijn v
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

If you can find the main square where the theater is in Ribeira Grande, you're steps away from the Mulher de Capote tasting area. Sample delicious liquors made in São Miguel. Keep in mind however, that in order to bring some home you'll have to get 4 bottles and have them seal it for you and check it as oversized... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

amoung many things I did on the island I visited the Liqueur Shop...ajoined to the factory...with a multitude of liqueurs which are all lined up to taste...the Coffee and cream liqueur was a Hit but there were so many and after being in the shop for 15 minutes there was nothing in this world which could wipe that smile off... More 

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

This place is well worth a visit not least because it can be a quick stop if you wish but a very interesting and worthwhile one. If you’re view of liquors is overly sweet, synthetic sticky or chemically then you’ll probably fall back in love with them here. There’s so many to choose from. We bought enough to fill the... More 

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Just passed by without planning to visit so we stopped anyway. You are surrounded by fruit flavours while discovering the barrels before getting to the actual tasting area. So many different flavours ! Loved the milk and caramel liquor.

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