La Cimera del Xarel·lo
· Where? Ermita de Santa Maria de Foix, Torrelles de Foix, Alt Penedès, Barcelona
· When? June 26,,2017
· Hour? From 17:00h to 22:00h
The third edition of La Cimera del Xarel·lo has finally a date. As usual, the Ermita de Foix will once again host this unique exhibition on June 26. During the day, more than 30 wineries and winemakers will offer their wines, cavas, classics and ancestral, made only with the Xarel·lo variety, in a meeting that will join professionals from the wine sector.
The great attraction of La Cimera del Xarel·lo: the wineries and their single-varietal wines
One of the singularities of La Cimera del Xarel·lo is its origin. The event is an activity promoted by the participating wineries. A meeting that serves to taste single-varietal wines elaborated 100% with the variety Xarel·lo, but that are explained in different ways: young, aged in barrel, cavas, classics, ancestral, ecological, biodynamic, natural, sweet ... A wide range of proposals that demonstrates the diversity of references that exist in the Penedès.
In the third edition of La Cimera del Xarel·lo will participate: Albet i Noya, AT Roca, Avgvstvs, Bolet, Can Descregut, Can Pasqual, Can Ràfols dels Caus, Castellroig, Colet, Coma Romà, Esteve i Gibert, Eudald Massana Noya, Finca Parera, Giró del Gorner, Loxarel, Mas Bertran Viticultors, Mas Candí, Mas Comtal, Mas dels Clavers, Nadal, Oriol Rossell, Parató, Parés Baltà, Raventós i Blanc, Suriol, Terra de Marca, Ton Rimbau, Torre del Veguer, Vins de Foresta, Vinya Oculta i Vinyes Singulars.
A consolidating wine fair
During the second edition of the exhibition, it was possible to taste more than 100 references in a magical environment: the Ermita de Foix, a place where you can enjoy 360º views of the Penedès. The event hosted more than 400 professionals among winemakers, sommeliers, journalists, wine shops, restaurants ...
The unique characteristics of La Cimera del Xarel·lo have crossed borders. In the last edition attended professionals from other countries like Belgium, Canada, Sweden or Brazil.
For the participating wineries, La Cimera del Xarel·lo is a meeting with wine lovers and professionals where they can exchange opinions, reflections and claim the emblematic variety of Penedès, the Xarel·lo.