Tag: Penedes

The harvest festival: an unforgettable wine tourism experience

Wine harvest Priorat

  One of the best ways to learn anything  is to experience  it., and this also applies to the world of wine. Near Barcelona, dozens of vineyards open their doors for visitors to experience the harvest festival (the “vendimia“), when grapes are harvested to make wine, cava, spirits, … In Catalonia, the harvest festival takes… Read more »

A Unique Experience for Wine Lovers

Representatives from Burgundy Wine Region

Representatives from Burgundy Wine Region in France visit FoodWineTours Just before the San Femin festivities, we encountered some truly brave bulls of the wine industry. Representatives from the Maconnaise district of the Burgundy Wine region in France wanted us to explain our company´s project and the virtues and inconveniences of the experiences market in Catalonia.… Read more »

Barcelona’s Local Wine Region

The Penedes Region

Discover the wines of El Penedes Our last but not least in a series of posts about Catalonia’s wine regions and their star wines, now we turn to el Penedes Wine Region and the Gramona winery. The Penedes Wine Region, located between the Mediterranean Coast and Montserrat is located just an hour from Barcelona. It… Read more »