The prestige of the Priorat is recognized with the highest quality award - Denominació d'Origen Qualificada.** And the wines of Priorat are definitely worth this accolade, they are truly amazing, complex, elegant, rounded and original.
In the 1980's a quality revolution was initiated in Priorat by five international winemakers. Soon both winemakers and wine lovers migrated to this small mountainous region. The wines received a growing fan club as the famous connoisseurs awarded them top notes.
You will visit wine cellars specialized in artisanal and organic wines and exclusive Cavas, and taste the wines in the vineyards (weather allowing) while we're talking about the philosophy of wine making. You will discover a cellar that produces very small volumes of exceptional wines made in amphoras, dug into the ground of the vineyard.
You are also invited to a Cava-Workshop where you get to prepare your own bottle of Cava, that you can bring home as souvenir to enjoy at a special ocassion.
Lunch is served at selected restaurants specialized in Catalan slow food made of local produce.
Dinner is servet at the country hotel where you will taste some of their special menus.
Day 1: Transfer from Barcelona hotel/airport, private car full-day activity.
Day 2: Private car full-day activity
Day 3: Transfer to Barcelona Airport/hotel
Day 1: full-day wine experience with private guide. Wine tasting at 2 cellars.
Day 2: full-day wine experience with private guide. Wine tasting at 2 cellars.
Lunch at Cellar.
Dinner at hotel. Special oil tasting and menu paired with 3 wines
Lunch at Sitges. Special seafood.
Dinner at hotel. Special tasting menu paired with 4 wines