Rutas de Vino

October 2004 - Vol 6


VINTAGE SPAIN NEWSLETTER. Wine tasting tours in Spain
 AFTER THE HARVEST ...  

The great weather we had in September and beginning of October have contributed to wonderful tours and a wonderful harvest. We have selected some interesting proposals as well as the events that you can check out in our agenda.

We continue with our one day tours, in this case one day tour to Toledo. Our featured hotel and winery is Arzuaga Navarro in Quintanilla de Onésimo in Ribera del Duero. And we want to offer different options to enjoy Madrid and Toledo with cultural and artistic guided visits.

We know and like the places and establishments we recommend, this is why we can talk about them and also why we would appreciate very much your opinion about them. They are all very open and friendly with wine lovers and most are out of the tourist track.

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FEATURED TOUR

ONE DAY WINE TOUR from Madrid: WINE AND HISTORY IN TOLEDO

Winery visit with wine tasting, traditional lunch with wine, and a guided visit to Toledo. Transport to and from Madrid. (From 9.30 am to 6.30 pm, approximate duration 9 h)

This tour combines wine with the history, art and culture of Toledo. In the morning you will visit one of the excellent wineries in the Toledo region, these are new modern wineries that are making outstanding wines keeping the best of Spanish wine tradition. A tradition lunch in Toledo will be followed by a guided visit of the town of the three cultures: Christian, Jewish and Muslin. Toledo will leave a long-lasting impression in your live since this is one of the prettiest towns in Spain. For more info mail to: info@vintagespain.com

FEATURED HOTEL AND WINERY

ARZUAGA NAVARRO in D.O. Ribera del Duero
Quintanilla de Onésimo (Valladolid). Hotel and Winery

This winery is a classical in Ribera del Duero. Their crianzas, reservas and gran reservas are among the best in the region.

The five star hotel is located in the same building as the winery, and it is perfect to enjoy a good wine in a classic elegance atmosphere. The rooms are extremely comfortable and warm, and they all have a hydro-shower cabin. Wine related activities can be organized on their facilities. More information

 

EVENTS AND FESTIVALS


Vintage Spain can help you attending any of these events


-October. Segunda Ruta Nos Vamos de Vinos in Castilla - La Mancha.

-October 13 to November 14. Festival de Otoño - Fall Festival in Madrid

-October 15 to November 20. XXI Jazz Festival inMadrid

-November 13-16. V Wine and Denomination of Origin Fair in Torremolinos.

-November 23-25. International Wine Fair in Madrid.

- Camino de Santiago - The way of St James Pilgrimage to Galicia. Ongoing

SCHEDULED TOURS


- October 31. INTRODUCTION TO WINE TASTING IN RIOJA ALAVESA. 3 hours (wine tasting course + vineyard visits + winery visit + snack). at 12.00 o´clock

Coming soon 2005 Schedule.
If you are interested in specific dates, please let us know.

For more details contact us info@vintagespain.com

ALTERNATIVE ACTIVITIES

DIFFERENT VISITS IN MADRID AND TOLEDO

We want to introduce you to our collaborators in Madrid and Toledo for a different type of guided visit, where wine and gastronomy will be complemented with culture, art and history.

Carpetania Madrid for cultural, historical and literary visits in Madrid, from special exhibitions in Prado to an introduction to Madrid and the Civil War or the literary routes of Hemingway or Cervantes.

Toledo Paisajes for cultural guided visits in Toledo, convent tours, night tours of the town, Jewish Toledo, legends of the city and even Toledo and the Templar and Inquisition.

NOTE: We would like for you to send us your contributions for the newsletter: description of wineries or wines you enjoy, articles about cities related to wine, interesting festivals and events, comments about tours you have enjoyed or not, etc.

 

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