Exploring, Vineyard, Wineries

A Day of Wine, Food, Wine, Food, and More Wine

Monday Fun Day! Monday our friend Xavi picked us up at 8:30a.m. and took us on an adventure to the Priorat wine region (D.O. Montsant). Xavi told us that first, we would stop for breakfast in the town of Valls. When we arrived at Restaurant Ca l' Àngel we walked into a room where a table… Continue reading A Day of Wine, Food, Wine, Food, and More Wine

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Exploring, Vineyard

September’s Spectacular Sunrises

The first week of September is coming to an end...already! We've been enjoying cooler temperatures - cooler mornings and warm afternoons. Although the coastal towns of Sitges and Vilanova i la Geltrú have had heavy rains a couple of nights this week...we have had nothing up here in the vineyard. That's actually a good thing… Continue reading September’s Spectacular Sunrises

Dining, Exploring, Family, Wineries

Dani and Wayne Visit, Part Two

Wednesday, we headed over to Sant Sadurní for a tour of Freixenet Winery. Bob and I did the tour back in 2013 when we were here on vacation. We were glad to see it was still a great tour. The cellar descends 40 meters (over 130 feet). Soils and how that plays a roll in… Continue reading Dani and Wayne Visit, Part Two

Dining, Exploring, Family

Dani and Wayne Visit, Part One

I've been missing in action (well at least from my blog) the past few days as our daughter Dani and her partner Wayne have been visiting from Australia. They are having a month's long trip driving through Portugal, Spain, and France. We're lucky as they are stopping here to see us twice! They arrived last… Continue reading Dani and Wayne Visit, Part One