Blend | All About Wine
Olga and Patricia met in 2011 as contributors of a Portuguese wine magazine, but only in March 2013, during a dinner, did they shared their professional goals about the wine world.
With the same background (Law) but different knowledge and experiences in the wine sector, they realized that they had the same expectations and complementary points of view and that they could do something interesting with it.
Their big adventure had just begun! After one year of many conversations, meetings, business plans and frequent brainstorming, blend | all about wine was born as an online communication company of Portuguese wines, that works in three synergetic activity areas which have English as their main language.
The three activity areas
Undoubtedly, blend | all about wine has its genesis in Jancis Robinson’s speech presented at Celorico da Beira Conference in March 2011
“How to put Portugal in the wine map?”
available online for members of jancisrobinson.com
In this speech, there were four important key points for the conception of the blend | all about wine project and the whole business idea:
blend | all about wine‘s genesis has Sarah Ahmed’s (The Wine Detective) direct influence as well. In fact, her knowledge, her professional attitude and also her increasing passion and devotion to Portugal and Portuguese wines have become an important source of inspiration for the creation of the project.
Nevertheless, blend | all about wine would not be possible without our talented and passionate team of writers, tasters and other professionals, coming, for now, from three different countries – Portugal, Great-Britain and Finland.