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DO Penedés
BODEGA PARÉS BALTÀ

Masía Can Baltà, 08796. Pacs del Penedès. Barcelona
Tel: 93 8901399 - Fax 93 8901143
Web: www.paresbalta.com - E-mail: paresbalta@paresbalta.com

 

With over two hundred years in the wine business they are still a family winery belonging to the Cusine family that combines perfectly tradition with technology. Nowadays they elaborate very high quality both still and sparkling wines and they are very happy to receive visitors to see the winery and taste the wine in situ.

They own 170 hectares of vineyard located in five villages, ten kilometers from the Mediterranean Sea, extending through valleys and mountains at altitudes of between 210 and 750 meters. Throughout the winter flocks of sheep graze our lands, naturally fertilizing the earth and eliminating any need for artificial fertilizers. Canopy planting is employed, a system which besides facilitating harvest free of leaves and stems, improves ventilation and ripening. They grow 14 different grape varieties all available for blending, Syrah, Merlot, Cabernet franc, Tempranillo and more. A careful selection of varieties which determine and influence the character of great wines. Natural gravity pressing gives the finest must possible, full of clean fresh aromas. Fermented in French Limousin, fine grain Allier barrels employing the batonage system or temperature controlled stainless steel vats depending on the wines they wish to create. under the direction of the oenologist Marta Casas and Maria Elena Jiménez. They have an average annual production of seven hundred thousand bottles.

Wines from this winery:

Classical wines:

  • Red wines
    Mas Elena – Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc
    Mas Petit – Cabernet Sauvignon, Garnacha
  • Rosee Wines
    Ros de Pacs - Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • White Wines
    Mas Pons – Chardonnay
    Calcari –Xarel.lo
    Honey Moon –Parellada late harvest
    Blanc de Pacs – Macabeo, Xarel.lo and Parellada
  • Cavas
    Brut Selectio Macabeo, Xarel.lo, Parellada and Chardonnay
    Brut Nature Macabeo, Xarel.lo and Parellada
    Brut Macabeo, Xarel.lo and Parellada
    Brut Rosé Pinot Noir


Microcuvées. Vinos de Pago - Limited editions

Red Wines

  • Mas Irene  Merlot, Cabernet Franc
  • Hisenda Miret 100% Garnacha
  • Marta de Baltà 100% Syrah
  • Absis  Tempranillo, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah
  • Dominio Cusine

Rosados

  • Radix 100% Syrah

Blancos

  • Ginesta 100% Gewürztraminer
  • Mas de Carol 100% Chardonnay
  • Electio 100% Xarel·lo

Cavas

  • Blanca Cusine Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
  • Cuvée de Carol 100% Chardonnay

 

GRATAVINUM - PRIORAT

Gratavinum is the winery of the Cusine family in the town of Gratallops in Priorat. They use garnacha negra, carignan, cabernet sauvignon, syrah and merlot grape varieties.

Wines fron the winery:

  • 2 Pi Radius
  • GV5
  • Dolç d`en Piqué

Vintage Spain can help you organize tapas tours or events in this winery. Contac us for more information info@vintagespain.com

Pictures and text courtesy of Pares Balta