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Pinord

The winery "Bodegas Pinord" is located in the municipality of Vilafranca del Penedès in the Spanish DO area Penedès (Region of 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 from the headquarters. A “Vino de Aguja” was produced as early as 1946. Pinord was one of the first producers of sparkling wine in Spain. Today three generations of families work in the company. The vineyards cover 100 hectares with the vineyards Montanyans, El Serral and Coll de Bou.

The local varieties Xarel-Lo, Macabeo, Parellada, Tempranillo and Garnacha Tinta as well as international varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer and Merlot are cultivated here. 2,000 oak barrels are available for expansion. The DO wines are called "Clos 15", "Clos de Torribas" and "Chateldon". The red wine "Pi del Nord" is made from Cabernet Sauvignon and is aged for 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 municipality of Bellmunt del Priorat in the DOCa area Priorato (Region of Catalonia) operated. The varieties Cabernet Sauvignon, Cariñena (Carignan), Garnacha Tinta, Merlot and Syrah are cultivated on the "Mas Blanc" vineyard. The management follows the rules of the Organic viticulture with total waiver pesticides, The DOCa red wines "Balcons" and "+7" are produced.

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