For a fresh summer, White Grenache

by  |  24-06-2014

As if to emphasize just how “fresh” summer can be, it’s pouring rain and about 24C while I write this article, which is a slightly adapted version from my wine column on Barcelona Metropolitan. But, suffice to say, I love the summers in Catalonia where the long days and just a touch of heat (compared to July & August of course) remind us all as to why we live here and this time brings back my fondest memories of first visiting the region seven years ago and sipping a glass of something on a rooftop terrace while watching the sun set at this mythic hour of 9:30 at night. While there are the diehard sun worshippers out there who find that it’s already beach season (you most definitely will not find me amongst them), there are still hints of coolness along the shores and if you venture more inland, the […]
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