Celler Menescal has more than 100 Years of History
Celler Menescal is a family winery in Terra Alta’s Bot region involved in winemaking since the 19th century. It is currently one of the wineries with the most tradition and antiquity in the region. With more than 100 years of history, they have made a collection of utensils that make the small museum unique that delight the visitors. Here one can learn about their history before a full tasting of a selection of their best products.
A Mix of Red and Grape Varieties
The winery is around 400 meters above sea level and has a Mediterranean climate with some continental influence. The combination of soils gives a strong personality and texture to the wines. Currently, there are 17 hectares of vineyards with white varieties Grenache, Chardonnay, and Macabeo. The red grape varieties here are Merlot, Syrah, Tempranillo, Grenache, and Carignan. There is a lot of respect for the environment, and since 2011, the vineyards and the winery are certified organic.
Special Products of the Winery
The company specializes in the production of the most traditional varieties in the area, the wines range from modern and fun brands to the exclusivity of the most traditional wines. Let’s not forget the elaboration of sweet wines, very typical in the region. Another product that has many followers is Vinegar Balm. This product is currently considered one of the best vinegars in Catalonia, being used in the best-renowned restaurants in the country.