Start date: June 18, 2017
Finish date: June 19, 2017
Event type: Other events
Site: Riurau de Jesús Pobre
Opening times: Sunday afternoon and Monday morning
Starters: Ticket: 8 euros
When the Iberian settlers of Alt de Benimaquia, in the It montgó, they became the first vine growers in the area, they knew very well what they were doing. The raw material found in the Marina Alta is more than conducive to generating wines of the best quality, despite the fact that they do not have a brand that makes them recognizable in the rest of the world.
That first production of wines of the region tries to recover today, to return the product lost dignity throughout history. In the region, there are many people who, anonymously, struggling to regain our traditions and our territory, and thanks to that attitude born initiatives as to be held next June in Jesus Pobre.
This is the I Mostra de Vins International Singulars i Poble Marina Alta which will host the riurau of Jesus Pobre, the 18 and 19 June days. A meeting for amateurs and wine professionals from around the world where you can discover the richness of the wines currently generated in the Marina Alta but also as far afield as New Zealand or Italy.
This I Mostra is the letter of the new Associació de Vins i Poble Singulars Marina Alta Mara Bañó presiding, young businesswoman has made his cellar, Les Freses, Is placed between the reference wineries Valencia. Mara Bañó explained that this fair is born with the spirit of the Mercat of riurau held every Sunday in Jesus Pobre, and serves as a meeting point between producers and consumers. Thus, the International Mostra de Vins I Singulars i Poble aims to create a meeting point between the two sides in the world of wine, allowing also share experiences and knowledge.
18 Sunday June afternoon, the Mostra will be open to the general public. Each ticket will allow for 8 euros, taste three different wines from more than 20 wineries participating in the meeting. At the moment there confirmed 23 wineries, three of them in the region, although they hope to have up to 26 houses from the organization altogether. On Monday the day 19 be aimed at professionals, taking place during the morning.
I Mostra de Vins i Poble Singulars Marina Alta has the support of the municipalities of Denia and Jesús Pobre; the AEHTMA association; José Antonio Navarrete sommelier, restaurant Quique DacostaAnd the project Creative City of Gastronomy UNESCO.
You can follow all the information of the I International Exhibition of Vins Singulars and of Poble through its social networks.