Wine tourism at all seasons of the year is a rewarding and enriching experience. If you also enjoy it in September you will find an additional bonus: the grape harvest. In September and October, the wineries experience their most important and significant time of the year with the harvesting of the grapes in the vineyards and their subsequent … [Read more...] about September, the golden time for wine tourism
Easter is approaching and every year the same uncertainty about the weather and the dilemma of choosing the ideal place to spend these dates. If you haven't still decided, we suggest something you can do yes or yes, without depending on inclement weather. 😊 Get out of the city to be in contact with countryside, discover charming corners and … [Read more...] about Wine & personality: Is a match!
At the end of the harvest season, it is time to make an assessment of the results obtained in our estates. Fortunately, we can affirm that the harvest has been very positive in Finca Valpiedra, Finca Antigua and Finca Montepedroso. According to experts, there has been less volume throughout Spain but, in general terms, with better quality. In … [Read more...] about An excellent result in Familia Martínez Bujanda’s harvest
The visitors to wineries in Spain are mostly women who travel by car with their partners. Their average age ranges between 36 and 45 years old. They spend the night – generally two or more –, in the towns where the wineries stand, and book their accommodation online. These are the characteristics of winery visitors in Spain according to the 10th … [Read more...] about A profile of wine tourists in Spain
Have you noticed on your visit to a vineyard that there are roses at the end of each vine row? It may seem they are just a beautiful addition, but actually they alert the winemaker to the presence of diseases or pests that often attack the vines. As the wise old saying goes, ‘Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.’ Nature offers … [Read more...] about Why are rose bushes planted in vineyards?