Spanish Wine / Priorat
Priorat wines The D.O.Ca. Priorat, is located in the province of Catalonia, between the center of the province of Tarragona, being a great depression of (...) continue reading
The D.O.Ca. Priorat, is located in the province of Catalonia, between the center of the province of Tarragona, being a great depression of mountains, which are lapped by the Siurana River and its tributaries, with an area of 1,000 hectares of vineyards. Distributed by municipalities; La Morena de Montsant, Scala Dei, La Vilella Baja, Gratallops, Bellmunt del Priorat, Porrera, Poboleda, Torroja del Priorat, Lloa and partly by those of Falser and Mola.
The Priory Denomination of Origin was recognized in 1975 and in 2000 obtained the status of "DOCa" being the second denomination to get it, after the Rioja. This was achieved thanks to the contributions to the land of the producers who have progressed and modernized many of its wineries and vineyards, it should also take into account the new young winemakers, who have managed to express their ideas and combine them with magnificent lands to produce wines that perfectly reflect the strength of its mountains and the strength of the sun, all bottled wines that are at the height of the best wines in the world.