Tag: Priorat region

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 »

Wines that Surprise

Solertia 2008

The Solertia 2009 from Priorat Wine Region The Priorat Wine Region is a small, dynamic wine region in Catalonia, known for its intense, full-bodied red wines. The classic Priorat wine is made from old-vine Garnacha and Cariñena, with concentrated aromas of licorice and cherries. Winemaking in the area dates back to the 12th century, with… Read more »

The Beautiful Scenery of the Priorat Wine Region

Serra del Montsant Tarragona

The one-of-a-kind Montsant Denomination of Origin wines The Montsant Denomination of Origin wines are from a ring shaped territory in the Priorat Wine Region, which are part of the exquisite Priorat County, marked by dramatic mountain ranges and rugged terrain. Montsant wines are active and modern, which come from a long tradition of wine making.… Read more »