Catalonia Wine Region
Catalonia runs in a long stretch along the Mediterranean Sea. The Costa Brava, Costa del Maresme, Costa del Garraf and the Costa Daurada together account for 580 kilometers of coastline. Wine regions are indicated in Spain with denomination of origin (DO). In DO Penedes For example, most Cava is made. Priorat, another distinctive denomination, is world famous for the stiff slates ('llicorella') that cover the ground. You may also recognize Tarragona, Terra Alta and Montsant. Each and every one of them offers a home to wineries that are able to express their terroir beautifully. Catalonia has become a true pioneer when it comes to viticulture: a wine region with a huge variety of red wines.