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Life is too short to drink bad wine.

Check out some of our favorite wines:

Mas Comtal, Rosat de Llàgrima 2018, 9 euros

This rosé wine appeals to wine enthusiasts, but also has gained popularity among wine drinkers who tend to not like rosé wines. Described as a wine with a “strong personality” it is also delightful and elegant. Mas Comtal Rosat de Llàgrima is bursting with an explosion of fruit both on the nose and palate.

Mas Comtal vineyards have managed to change the perception of the rosé wines, win over critics, as well as win numerous awards.

This is a top quality rosé for under 10 euros!

Mas Comtal, Antistiana Merlot 2016, 13,50 euros

Antistiana was the name given to a Roman area of the Penedès, a stone’s throw from the Mas Comtal vineyards. This wine has undergone fermentation in steel tanks and then aged for 12 months in Hungarian oak barrels. It contains a ripe fruit aroma, earthy-mountain herbs, creamy oak, with a toasty, long, balsamic taste.

Albet I Noya 2000 Lignum Negre Red, 9 euros

A deep cherry red combination of Garnacha, Carignan and Cabernet Sauvignon with aromas of vanilla. It has balsamic hints typical of Garnatxa, and fine cacao and ripe fruit. It is well structured, meaty and full-bodied and mature. If you’re looking for a wine that has lighter fruit, bolder acidity and a subdued palate, then this is your wine.

This is a versatile wine that you can pair with any meal or simply can accompany with good friends and great conversation!

A top quality rosé for under 10 euros!

Albet i Noya Finca La Milana, 22 euros

This wine is a blend of Caladoc, Tempranillo and Merlot. The vines are 25 years old and treated by organic methods. The grapes for La Milana grow in vineyards that the Lord Mila planted more 150 years ago. This is how the wine got its name. The wine ages in new 225 liter French oak barrels for 3 months before resting in the bottle and passes through a light filtration process. It has a juicy palate loaded with fruit and pulp and toasty blackberry and dark plum flavors.

Wine Enthusiast have given this wine 90/100 points.

Llopart Leopardi Vintage Gran Reserva Brut Nature, 22 euros

This cava is a marriage of Macabeo ,Xarel·lo, Parellada and Chardonnay varieties. It has yeasty sourdough aromas that are fresh and mature at the same time. It has a delicious white peach flavor with a mild astringent note. It’s finish is dry, steady and airy. In production of this fine Cava, the wine varieties are blended, then they are fermented a second time. Finally, it rests for a minimum of 48 months in the bottle.

Llopart Leopardi Vintage Gran Reserva Brut Nature has earned itself a 91 point score from Wine Enthusiast.

Want to try these wines?

Book our Three Wineries In A Day tour and explore Mas Comtal, Albet i Noya, and Llopart wineries with us, lunch included!

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