Corpinnat – the tasting notes

Recardero cellars in Catalunya

Ferran tastes the sparkling wines of this new Catalan group. See also Introducing Corpinnat – a complex tale. Recaredo's cellar is shown here.

As far as I know, this is the first-ever blind tasting focused on all the Corpinnat wineries. For my part, I was very interested in tasting and understanding the status of these producers. The tasting took place earlier this year at Gramona’s visitor centre, which has been in the heart of Sant Sadurní d'Anoia since 1921. All Corpinnat wineries sent two or three of their wines, which were ordered youngest to oldest.

Once the bottles had been...