A superior source of white grapes for the production of Spain?s prized sparkling wine, Cava, the Penedes region is part of Catalunya and sits just south of Barcelona. Medio Pened?s is the most productive source of the Cava grapes, Macabeo, Xarel-lo, and Parellada. Penedes also grows?Garnachaand?Tempranillo?(here called Ull de Llebre in Catalan) for high quality reds and ros?s.
Freixenet Cava Brut Cordon Negro.??Cordon Negro Brut is crisp, clean, and well balanced. It is medium-bodied with a palate of apple, pear and bright citrus flavors with a moderately long finish and a crisp touch of ginger. This wine is extremely versatile and pairs well with most food.