Mercado de Saberes e Sabores (Knowledge and Flavours Market)
  • workshops
  • shows
  • art and culture
  • families
  • free
  • groups
  • traditional know how

Mercado de Saberes e Sabores (Knowledge and Flavours Market)

Aigra Velha

Handicraft, hot white cornbread and music form the ingredients for a day full of entertainment in the highest of the Aldeias do Xisto. On 16 July, Aigra Velha is hosting an event promoting the dissemination of local products and handicrafts and showing visitors how to make white cornbread, “broa”, in a traditional wood-burning oven. On such a festive day, there will be no shortage of musical entertainment. 


  • 10am: Sale of local handicrafts 
  • 10:30am: Cornbread Workshop 
  • 1pm: Traditional lunch in the village (caldo verde soup and Beirã torresmos (pork crackling))
  • 3pm: Local entertainment and dancing
  • 6pm: Farewell

Further information can be obtained by calling +351 969847852 or +351 235 778 644 or by emailing 

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