Have you ever wanted to understand wine like a sommelier? These substantive and informative wine classes are perfect for the beginner looking to think like a pro, or an enthusiast looking to gain more masterful knowledge and wine tasting experience. Join the industry acclaimed, expert wine team of Barcelona Wine Bar as they reveal why these wines “taste the way they taste” with thought provoking facts about the regions, varietals, wine-making technique, terroir and history. Gain wine tasting experience and improve your own ability to decipher special distinctions in every wine you encounter as you explore four of Spain’s most essential red wine producing regions: Bierzo, Ribera del Duero, Priorat and Rioja
BIERZO The gateway to green-Spain, Bierzo is the part of the country that’s lush with verdant rolling hills with a cooler wetter climate. But what Bierzo is really all about is it’s grape: Mencia, from which it makes wildly complex light red wines. This relatively unknown region is producing some of the most inspiring wines in all of Spain.