La Quinta Essència dels Llops

by  |  02-10-2012

While we where in Priorat last weekend, our friend-in-blog, Ruth Troyano tipped us off to a promising event at the Falset castle, a historic building that has been turned in to a wine museum dashed with an erratic spray of opening hours. The Castell del Vi museum also frequently hosts tastings and talks revolving around, well, wine. While the castle is perhaps not too impressive, it has great views of Falset and the Montsant mountains. Plus, the events are definitely worth checking out. The event last Friday was about the history of making spirits in the area, by the author of a book (in Catalan) on the subject, Anna Figueras. She also turned out to be the owner of what we hear is a fantastic casa rural hotel in Torroja del Priorat, Cal Compte. Figueras explained how the coastal areas of the Tarragona province (where the Priorat county is located) […]
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