Wine Routes in Spain– A World of Creative Activities
Cavatast 2016 From 7th to 9th October
Cavatast is an annual meeting point in Penedès, where cava-lovers can enjoy different cavas along with a selection of dishes that the gastronomic companies will present during three days of the fair. Visitors will enjoy festive atmosphere surrounding the fair and will have the opportunity to buy products offered in tasting sessions without having to leave the fair. During the Cavatast fair, visitors can also take part in different activities available such as guided tours at CIC Fassina and other cava cellars and wineries in town.
XXI Edition ´Utiel Gastronomic Festival´From 21st to 23rd October
Great gastronomic event related to local and typical products and from other places in Spain and a huge sample of wines of Protected Designation of Origin (D.O.P.) Utiel-Requena. There is a Tapeo´s route around 21 bars in Utiel (tapa+wine 2€), exhibitions, commented tasting sessions, cooking shows, etc…
Lleida Wine Fest From 22nd to 23rd October
Would you like to discover everything that surrounds the world of wine? Then you should come to Spain where you can not only explore the wine routes, but also find a wide array of alternative options. Go horse riding through vineyards, visit traditional wineries, learn about the art of tasting, or relax with wine therapy treatments. Let the amazing variety of delicious wines thrill your senses.
There are many wine routes in Spain. They will take you to destinations rich in culture and gastronomic tradition. They all offer activities, landscapes and traditional fiestas that will make your trip a unique experience. Would you like to learn to distinguish between fruity and sparkling wines? Then visit the wineries on these routes. They offer tasting courses for beginners with wine experts. Hiking, cookery workshops and visits to spa resorts are three more activities that many you will be surprised to find on these wine routes.
Why not sample wines accompanied by a delicious tapa of ham on the Penedès wine and cava route, where you can also enjoy entertaining themed dinners? On the Montilla-Moriles wine route, you can take part in olive oil tasting sessions, while in Tenerife, on the Tenerife Wine Route, you have the chance to try a potato tasting session or a gastronomic workshop at the Monje Winery. Come and give your sense of smell and your palate a real treat.
DON´T MISS THESE CREATIVE ACTIVITIES WITH A GLASS OF SPECIAL SPANISH WINE
Seafood Festival O Grove From 6th to 16th October
Since 1963, the Seafood Festival takes place every October in O Grove, municipality of the Galician Rias Baixas. A cultural-gastronomic event that highlights the basic pillars of this coastal town’s economy: fishing and tourism. The combination of both makes cultural promotion possible.
More than 25 exhibitors and 70 wine references of Designation of Origin (D.O.) Costers del Segre come together during the Festa del Vi of Lleida. This is the only opportunity to know all about this city and what its territory has to offer: Wines, restaurants, museums, guided visits to the heritage elements, modernist buildings, etc… the best of Lleida comes together in one weekend.