The First Festival of wine tourism in Ribera del Duero will be held between 30 September and 1 and 2 October with the participation of numerous wineries in the Ribera del Duero. Wine lovers, throughout the festival will perform different activities going on a fun weekend, getting prints stamps on his passport at the activities in the different participating wineries, to finally get his Certified Winelover and other prizes.
How could it be otherwise, Bodegas Veganzones be present at this festival, where visitors to the winery can enjoy various activities prepared for the enjoyment of both adults and the smallest of the house.
Our activities include conducting tastings wine in your preferences, choosing between different tastings:
• Appreciate the differences between different white and red varietal
• Wines of Spain
• The best aging wine of Ribera del Duero
• Accompaniment with artisans, smoked, cured hams, cheeses or forbidden foods.
For younger guests, there will also be a fun child tasting, and we offer taste the wines and musts in various stages of development.
Then with the help of the god Bacchus and inspiration of our wines, you can make an original painting with the technique of wine on canvas.
Finally, you'll get a nice souvenir of the visit, taking a photograph in our particular photocall oak barrels.
Activities will take place on 30 September and 1 and 2 October in time from 10:30 to 13:00, and 16:00 to 18:30, with a duration of 2 hours and the price of 15 € per person (children free), VAT included.
More information on the event website: http://www.pasaportealaribera.com/bodega_veganzones/
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The first edition of the Cycling Tour of the Ribera del Duero for junior riders, will be held on 19 to 21 August. This test is included in the national calendar and that is international condition, and will feature a total of 24 teams, some of them coming from Portugal, Italy and England.
This Cycling Tour of the Ribera del Duero in addition to the presence of the promises of the international cycling, rolling among the vineyards of Ribera del Duero, will be a good showcase to promote gastronomy, wine and wealth of the villages of the Ribera del Duero .
How could it be otherwise, the leader's jersey of the general classification will be red burgundy color, as our red wines Ribera del Duero.
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