Flashcards in Catalonia Deck (13):
Name 4 important DOs within Catalonia
Where is Priorat located?
Which Frenchman revitalized Priorat?
What is the name of the soil type found in Priorat? Describe it
Mix of black slate and quartzite
What are the 2 most important red grapes found in Priorat?
Where is Montsant located?
Almost completely surrounds Priorat; subregion of Catalonia
Where is the Penedès located?
Along the Catalan coast
95% of Cava production happens within ______.
What are 4 grapes that are most commonly used in Cava production?
Which is the only Spanish DO that covers a style rather than a region?
Who was the "founder" of the Cava region and style?
José Raventos, of Codorníu
Name the two biggest Cava producers