Wines from a Stone

by  |  05-03-2015

From my latest column on Barcelona Metropolitan (also here), I offer up the profile of two wines from Vins de Pedra. A well-known winery from Empordà is La Vinyeta and is run by husband and wife team Josep Serra (who is originally from the region) and Marta Pedra. Like Josep, Marta is also a trained enolog and she brought out her own line of wines called, Vins de Pedra a couple of years back. Literally meaning, “wines from stone” it was a play on her father’s family name as these wines were born of her home region in Conca de Barberà. At a breezy altitude of 200m Marta’s family has vineyards that range about 30-40 years old and which her family had been selling off to other wineries for years. She made the decision to create her own wines from them and initially released a 100% Chardonnay white called, L’Orni […]
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