SIGN UP LOG IN

Winery Wines

Red wine 2014 D.O.Q Priorat "Clos Fontà", Cataluña (Catalunya), Spain

Type: Red wine
Quantity: 0.75 l
Alcohol content : 15%
Price: 76.50 €
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #VMG-L141602

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 13 February 2020

The DOCa area (Catalan priory) in the middle of the province Tarragona in the Spanish region Catalonia is named after the Priorato de Scala Dei monastery (priory of the leaders). According to legend, a shepherd boy saw angels descending on a “ladder to heaven” in the mid-12th century. Thereupon founded Carthusian monks in 1163 the monastery named after this event. The wine is made by the Franciscan monk Francisc Eiximenis (1340-1409) mentioned in his work "Lo Crestia". He describes the "decent wine drinking" and advises to mix the strong wine from the priory with water. The Priorato was one of the most important...

Synonymous with the grape variety Garnacha Tinta; look there.

DO area in the northeastern Spanish region Aragon, which is named after the city of the same name. It is one of the oldest wine-growing areas in Spain, which in 1960 was the very first area to receive the DO classification that was introduced at the time. The vineyards cover around 17,000 hectares of vines in the 14 municipalities of Aguarón, Aladrén, Alfamén, Almonacid de la Sierra, Alpartier, Cariñena, Cosuenda, Encinacorba, Longares, Mezalocha, Muel, Paniza, Tosos and Villanueva de Huerva in the Ebrotal up to the mountains of the Sistema Ibérico at 400 to 800 meters above sea level. In 2010 the vineyard Pago Aylés as Vino de Pago...

Save this URL to your clipboard:
In the wine guide you will find
currently 135 876 Wines and 23 814 Producers, including 1 513 classified producers.
Rating system About Their sources in Wine Guide Wine Samples

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.