The Rise of a Co-op in Spain
Cims de Porrera breathes new life to old vineyards in the up and coming Priorato region of Spain
Jan 2002 Issue of Wine Business Monthly
The Priorato is one of the most intriguing newer wine regions anywhere, a small and almost forgotten mountainous region located in Spain in the heart of the province of Tarragona, in the southern portion of the Catalunya region. Bordered by the Siurana river (a tributary of the Ebro), the winding valley offers an extreme and dry climate, a landscape punctuated by steep terraces up the mountainous slopes, on which vines are planted on a poor black slate ground called "llicorella". These factors o...
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