The DO Tarragona Wine Fair, now in its 19th year, took place from 16th-18th June on the city’s main promenade Rambla Nova. The event was held shortly after the Spanish apellation’s Bottled Wine Awards at which we picked up three medals for wines from our Ipsis and Capitol brands.
Around 20 wine, cava and vermouth producers from all over the Tarragona designated wine-growing region were at the fair presenting their products. In addition there were an impressive number of foodstalls offering a selection of delicious local dishes as well as live music.
Vermouth Padró & Co.’s very own master bartender Jordi Vizcarro was on the stand preparing vermouth cocktails so it was the ideal time to try one of our new suggestions: the Caledonia Beach, made with Blanco Reserva and the Tarraco Sunset, made with Dorado Amargo Suave.
It was a real pleasure to share moments throughout the weekend with all those who stopped by at our stand. Spending time together with our customers in this way is an important part of our day-to-day.
- What’s so special about our Dorado Amargo Suave?
A different-coloured vermouth, neither white nor red with its own special character. So where does it fit in? In its own special category of course. Little is written about amber or golden vermouths and they are definitely in the minority, however, they should never be underestimated. Spain’s prestigious Guía Peñín…
- The American Distilling Institute endorses the quality of our Rojo Amargo
The American Distilling Institute (ADI) has been awarding medals for excellence in craft spirits since 2003 with the aim of promoting and championing craft beverages in order to increase public awareness of the quality of this type of product. All kinds of distilled alcoholic drinks, cocktail bitters, aperitifs and fortified…