Going for some Vin’Aqui

by  |  27-03-2015

While there are many wine fairs in Spain, they’re generally a spotty affair wherein the winemakers pay a great deal to attend, the attendees have to buy booklets of “drinking” tickets that make each tasting very expensive, and the only people that really win out in the end are the organizers. In France, the general set up is a bit more loose and while it’s impossible to guess how much wineries pay to attend, if you come to taste you pay somewhere around 5€ for the glass that you get to keep and you taste what you want until you head home. That and French fair attendees actually buy wines from the winemakers as the prices are better than in the shops and they’re drunk as seen in the photo. All of this was the case with a little event we heard about just across the border in Argelès-sur-Mer called, […]
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