Mas de les Valls (DOQ Priorat): the evolution of the brand

As many of you know, Celler Devinssi began producing DOQ Priorat wines in 2003, with the first vintage completely dedicated to the production of our small wine called “IL·LIA“. In 2008 we started producing Rocapoll, the 100% Carignan wine that comes from an old, sloped vineyard in Gratallops and is our top, having very limited production.

Today we are going to talk about Mas de les Valls, the wine that comes from different plots of vineyards located in Gratallops and that, together with our tops, has gained a lot of prominence in our range of wines. In fact, Continue reading

“Más claro que el vino” by Joseph Puig: an artistic perspective on the world of wine

Joseph Puig is a very charismatic character of the wine-making world. To some extent, this is to him that our artisan winery owes its existence in Priorat: Joseph Puig’s enthusiasm was so convincing that Josep Roca made up his mind to come here to Gratallops to elaborate his first Priorat wine: “Il·lia“.

The remarkable wine author keeps on revealing the world of wine to the public not only through his wines but his new literary creation: the novel “Noé: Más claro que el vino” (literally, “Noah: Clearer than Wine”). Continue reading

White wines ready for the summer!

Cupatge blanc, vi de taula, Celler DevinssiSpring is peaking in Priorat: the right time for pruning vines and trimming some bushy grass across the vineyards, a consequence of the plentiful April rains. The farmland is full of poppies and other flowers that titivate the scenery with their bright and lively colours.
Summer is coming along, slowly but surely. Every other afternoon brings in a heat wave, when the sun turns sizzling. There is just one month left before Sant Joan, the traditional date to start the summer season. Continue reading

Wine fairs: Falset and Barcelona: Sant Feliu de Llobregat, May, 2012

Special issue from Falset – Sant Feliu de Llobregat – Barcelona

Not long ago, the Devinssi Winery (DOQ Priorat) took part in the Falset Wine Fair (DOQ Priorat and DO Montsant). Continue reading

17th Wine Fair in Falset (Priorat): 5, 6, and 7 May, 2012

At the Devinssi Winery, we are looking forward to the oncoming annual wine festival featuring Priorat and Montsant wine appellations that will take place on 5, 6, and 7 May, 2012 in the Priorat county capital of Falset. The Falset Town Hall, who arranges for the Wine Fair to take place, has been putting across an optimistic message regarding the economic outlook for wines coming from the two wine appellations: in 2011 DOQ Priorat wine sales soared to hit all records and DO Montsant also showed a remarkable trade growth.
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