If you are an enology lover you can not miss the Valencia Wine Tour.
On the Valencia Wine Tour you will travel to the Utiel-Requena region, situated in the Valencia province’s interior. Wine culture permeates the life and history of this area, almost exclusively used to cultivate grape vines. The Denomination of Origin (D.O.) Utiel-Requena is the only one region in which wine has been continuously produced for more than 2,500 years. Currently, their fine wines are recognized and demanded all around the world.
Let’s start the Valencia Wine Tour departing from the Valencia center to the Utiel-Requena region. You’ll be accompanied by an enology expert guide who will reveal you the secrets of the Valencian wines during the one hour trip.
Once you arrive to Requena, you will enjoy a guided tour to the old town and then you will visit the first winery. There, you will listen a detailed explanation about the winemaking process while touring their rooms: vineyards, grapes reception casks, bottling and storage. You will enjoy 2 wines tasting and you will receive a gift glass.
Then, you will enjoy a tasting of the local renowned sausages accompanied by wine in “porrón”.
After that, becomes the time to visit the second winery, where the guide will explain how their wines are made, while touring the different rooms. You will delight in their unique essence with the most recognized 3 wines tasting … You will fall in love with them.
This intense morning ends with a great lunch, where you’ll taste a typical menu based on traditional recipes, a perfect pairing with the D.O. Utiel-Requena wines.
After this savoury day, you will return to Valencia with the good food and wines flavor on your palate… But you’ll also take them in your heart.