D.O.MONTSANT GEOGRAPHICAL SITUATION AND INFORMATION OF INTEREST It is located in the province of Tarragona, in the Priorato region and owes its name to the mountain range of the same name that crosses it. Side. Montsant includes the towns that are not D.O. of the Priory: Falset, Marçá, Capsanes, etc. Since the 12th century, the Sierra del Montsant has given refuge to hermits and those seeking greater spiritual development. Following this philosophy, the vines are cultivated with a deep respect for nature and its environment. CLIMATE It is of rigorous winters. It is influenced by the profile of the mountains, the influences of the Ebro and the sea winds. SOIL, GRAPES AND GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THEIR WINES The base of the soil is slate and granite. Its orography is rugged and its soils are very poor in organic matter. They are traditional of this D.O. the red and white Garnacha and the Cariñena although it has imported Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Tempranillo and Petit Verdot with excellent results. It produces very interesting red wines, concentrated and rich in color, high in tannins, which gives them greater longevity. The rosés are gaining presence in this denomination being very fruity with the presence of berries. Rancio wine is a traditional liquor and very typical of the area, it is obtained from white or black wines. We cannot forget the Kosher wine grown in the Capçanes cooperative.

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