Can Calopa de Dalt Winery located on the Serra de Collserola Mountain Range, in Barcelona
Wonderfully positioned in a rural area of Barcelona, Can Calopa de Dalt Winery is located in a country home on the western slope of Serra de Collserola Mountain Range, in Barcelona. The vines are grown and the wine produced is a small refurbished winery. The wines form part of a more extensive project promoted by Barcelona City Council in the year 2000 and managed by L’Olivera Cooperativa since 2010, a social integration cooperative that started working in 1974 in Vallbona de Les Monges, in rural Catalonia.
The wines of Can Calopa de Dalt Winery form part of a more extensive project promoted by Barcelona City Council.
The Only Wine Made in the City of Barcelona, and a True Collective Commitment to Peri-Urban Agriculture
The aim of the initiative is to recover the city’s winemaking tradition and support innovative farming. The work at Can Calopa de Dalt Winery combines quality products with social inclusion and respect for the environment. At the property, there is a group of young people undergoing training and vocational integration who work the estate and make the wine. This wine is the only wine made in the city of Barcelona and it is also the product of a collective commitment to peri-urban agriculture, taking a contemporary view of restoring agricultural activies linked to major cities.
Winery Estate Covering an Area of Three Hectares Growing Grenache and Syrah
At Can Calopa Winery, the vineyards relish adequate rainfall, with cool nights that refresh the cultivated land. Today, the estate of Can Calopa de Dalt Winery covers an area of three hectares where they grows two types of varieties of grapes, Grenache and Syrah. In their wine bar, you can also find the wines that were made in Vallbona de les Monges with organic Grenache, Chardonnay, Monastrell, Parellada, or Macabeu. Can Calopa de Dalt Winery is a certified producer of a broad array of wines, such as red, white, and rosé in combination with dessert and sparkling wines.