The estate is located in the municipality of Bellmunt del Priorat in the province Tarragona in the Spanish region Catalonia, It was founded in 1867 by Francesc Gil i Borràs (1828-1885), who through his activities as a pioneer in the DOCa area Priorato applies. Since he had no descendants, the estate was taken over by Albert Rusiñol after his death. In 1931 it came into the possession of Rafael Barril Figueras. For a long time the grapes were sold to other bodegas, only in 1980 the first wine was bottled and a new era started. Finally, in 1998, the business was acquired by Pere Rovira, a wine merchant. This invested in the reactivation of olive groves and vineyards, as well as in the renewal of the winery and the winery facilities. Today the operation is run by daughter Marta Rovira Carbonell.
The property is divided into five locations: Valle del Bellmunt, Valle de la Coma, Clot de l'Oliver, Valle de lo Grinyó and Valles del Sas. The vineyards cover 110 hectares with the typical for the Priorato area Llicorella designated slate floors. The red varieties Garnatxa ( Garnacha Tinta ), Carinyena ( mazuelo ) and Syrah, as well as the white wines Garnatxa Blanca ( Garnacha Blanca ), Macabeu ( Macabeo ) and Viognier cultured. Some of them are very old vines with extremely low ones earnings, Since the 2008 vintage, the vineyards have been managed according to the rules of the Biodynamic viticulture, In addition to the ecological The framework conditions for various measures moon phases considered.
The product range includes various white and red wines. The premium wines include the two red wines "Clos Fortà" (14 months , 36 months bottle) and "Gran Buig" (18 months barrique, 24 months bottle), which are cuvéet from very old Garnatxa and Carinyena vines with only 10 hl / ha yield. Other products of the estate are olive oil from the 10 hectare olive grove and vinegar,