Tag: wine tours

Barcelona Gastronomic Experience Map

Dear friends, We are happy to announce that we have launched Our Barcelona Gastronomic Experience Map.  A new service that we offer to all visitors who are in our beloved city and want to live  a unique experience through gastronomy. In the map we have gathered all our Walking & Wine Tours, Tastings and Cooking… Read more »

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 »

Savour Barcelona

Our friends from #BarcelonaTurisme have launch a very interesting newsletter in September Here is an extract that features our Barcelona Tapas walking tour Discover gastronomic Barcelona and soak up one of the essential aspects of Mediterranean culture: seasonal, locally sourced produce from multi-coloured markets; tradition and creativity at all kinds of restaurants, from budget eateries… Read more »

Amarone wine, the nectar of the gods

The name of this tasty red wine, Amarone, comes from the word “bitter”, with which the dry red wine from the Verona area of Valpolicella, that literally means Valley of many wineries. The sweet version, called Recioto della Valpolicella, is made from the same grape varieties (Corvina, Rondinella e Molinara) harvested very ripe and left… 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 »