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Pinord

The winery "Bodegas Pinord" is located in the municipality Vilafranca del Penedès in the Spanish DO area Penedès (Region Catalonia). It was founded in 1942 by Don José María Tetas. The name was derived from a "Pi del Nord" (pine of the north), which was then four kilometers away from the headquarters. Already in 1946 a "Vino de Aguja" was produced. Pinord was one of the first manufacturers of sparkling wine in Spain. Today, three generations of families work in the company. The vineyards cover 100 hectares of vineyards with the vineyards of Montanyan, El Serral and Coll de Bou.

Here are the native varieties Xarel-Lo, Macabeo, Parellada, Tempranillo and Garnacha Tinta, as well as international as Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer and Merlot cultivated. There are 2,000 barrique barrels available for the extension. The DO wines are called "Clos 15", "Clos de Torribas" and "Chateldon". The red wine "Pi del Nord" is made from Cabernet Sauvignon and aged 24 months in French oak. To a greater extent, too Cava (Sparkling wine) produced. Other products are sweet wines, dessert wines, Sangria. brandy. cooking wine (flavored), herbal liqueurs, wine vinegar (Cabernet Sauvignon) and olive oil.

Another winery is next to the community Bellmunt del Priorat in the DOCa area Priorato (Region Catalonia) operated. On the vineyard "Mas Blanc" the varieties Cabernet Sauvignon, Cariñena (Carignan), Garnacha Tinta, Merlot and Syrah are cultivated. The management is done according to the rules of Organic viticulture with complete abandonment pesticides, The DOCa red wines "Balcons" and "+7" are produced.

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