Tag Archives: D.O.Q. Priorat

The influence of different types of soil on wine: Slate

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We continue with the second chapter about the influence of types of soil on wine, having previously talked about the influence of granite. This time we focus on Slate soils.   Slate soils have a metamorphic origin. I.e. they come mainly … Continuar leyendo

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A visit to Terroir al Límit

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We recently visited the winery Terroir al Lìmit, lead by Dominik Huber, a German citizen who first arrived in Priorat in 1996. His way of interpreting the landscapes has changed over the years, until 2018. He now has a project, people and … Continuar leyendo

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Latest wines: new wines at Decántalo June 2017

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What a year we’ve had with the bad weather and all the damages caused to Spanish vineyards. So, this month, what a better saying than “it’s the straw that brakes the camel’s back”. So, come over and read, try and enjoy … Continuar leyendo

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What’s the terroir?

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The term terroir, or terruño in Spanish, is a concept that puts together the characteristics specific to the soil, the topography, the climatology and the biodiversity of the environment in which the vines are grown. The aim of a wine … Continuar leyendo

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