With bike hire included, you can travel light, and you’ll be in a small group tour, so you won’t lose your group. We were pleasantly surprised to find out this gem. All done mainly by hand and the machinery essential to production are also old fashion but they still today do fulfil all contemporary hygienic requirements. We have hastily walked-in and raised the question in the factory store why the brand name “Nuri" has been chosen. Canned sardines are a delicacy in Portugal. 100% artisanally crafted and hand-wrapped with the original vintage design and only the best ingredients. The first thing caught our attention on their Company plate placed on the wall next to the main gate was the brand name “Nuri" which is also the name of our 4,5 years old grand-son. It is really worth to see this place. Sardines in Tomato Sauce A star was born 100 years ago The sardine in olive oil is a symbol of purity and sets the standard for Conservas Pinhais of superior quality. We saw the process. Conservas Pinhais' distinction is based on the undoubted quality of all ingredients, 100% national origin, and guarantee of satisfaction to the most demanding consumers. People working there are super nice and kind! It makes 30,000 cans a day. Me and my wife; we have had such luck when we have visited Porto in Portugal recently. It is much better than any of Porto atractions nearby;-). If you ever visit Pinhais you will never try another sardines in cans. Amazing story. One of our best food adventures in Portugal. It certainly solidified our desire to only buy Pinhais and Nuri when I can. Your words inspire us! Every single bright sardine is carefully hand selected and prepared in the same traditional method it was made in 1920. ENGLISH PORTUGUÊS. Pinhais & Cia. If you ever visit Pinhais you will never try another sardines in cans. factory highly. The country has a long fish-canning tradition, to the point that the sardine has become a national icon. The best Portuguese Sardines. They use local ingredients such as fishes, vegetables and only refined olive oil and employ largely female local labour to produce gourmet quality canned fishes. View products BUY NOW kind of factory left so take your chance when you are here. Make the most of your time in Porto on this Sunset Porto Bike Tour. Next year, they will celebrate their 100th years anniversary. Glad to visit Conservas Pinhais, and wishing they keep their special slow food process. Recomend to all people visiting Porto and its sourroundings. We were delighted of having you here. This is where real comfort food is mixed with history, quality and passion. It is interesting to learn and witness the operation of a boutique canned sardines factory. Is this a romantic place or activity that you would suggest for, Is this a must-do if you are traveling with a, Is this a place or activity you would go to on a, Is this a place or activity you would suggest for. With our return to Portugal, we decided to plan a trip to Pinhais' headquarters in Portos and what an amazing surprise. We met the ladies that do almost all of the process by hand. A. Coruh & P. de Jong The Netherlands. Thanks a lot Justin. Package Contains: 125g Response from conservaspinhais, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Conservas Pinhais & Cia, Response from conservaspinhais, Public Relations Manager at Conservas Pinhais & Cia. What makes them unique is their hand-made manufacturing techniques which remain intact for the last 99 years. Sorry, there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. The Artisanal Sardine NURI is the Conservas Pinhais & Cia cult brand and bestseller around the world since 1935. It is also a deserved tribute to the long tradition of canning of family Pinhal. Home Products / Brands About Pinhais Recipes News Contacts. Great visit with super sardines + wine tasting. We fell in love with Pinhais' canned sardines when we visited Lisbon last year. There are very little such. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. is a small scale canning manufacturing industry which produces gourmet quality tinned fishes. Highlights include Alfândega do Porto, Passeio Alegre Garden, and much more. Traveling by bike means you’ll be able to see more places than a walking tour, and access areas that can’t be reached by car or bus. Pinhais Portuguese Sardines in Olive Oil. Not only for Portugal, but for the world industrial heritage point of view, it is a very special place. Thanks to our curious inquiry, the very same afternoon a guided tour on the factory floor has been arranged for us which has turned out to be the "delightful surprise" of our holiday this year. Artisanality, genuinity and historical legacy are some of the hallmarks of this long standing Portuguese brand. The best holidays are those happen to be enriched with delightful surprises. Book your visit! What a special place. This is where real comfort food is mixed with history, quality and passion. Recomend to all people visiting Porto and its sourroundings. One day after having had a delicio, An incredible hidden gem in Matosinhos (Porto). We enjoyed very much the sardines tasting at the end with a chilled crisps glass of wine. What hotels are near Conservas Pinhais & Cia? The Artisanal Sardine. 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It … What restaurants are near Conservas Pinhais & Cia? Please choose a different date. Me and my wife; we have had such luck when we have visited Porto in Portugal recently. Thanks a lot. We were told, the company is determined to retain traditional artisan production techniques and the quality generated by their genuine handicraftsmanship. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. I'm a gastro addict who loves to search deep within the originin of natural&genuine food products. from start to finish using age old processes and materials that deliver a very special product. Pinhais Sardines in Olive Oil, Pack of 4 (4.4 oz)- Artisanal, Wild Caught & Made in Portugal The Pinhais brand carries the original founder’s surname and has built a local reputation as the highest standard in Portuguese sardines. They take pride in their work and you can see that they do not rush or take short cuts. Great visit with super sardines + wine tasting.