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Author: Rachel Ritchie

Rachel Ritchie

Rachel Ritchie

Wine guide

Rachel Ritchie is Barcelona Inside and Out’s expert wine guide in the Priorat region. She has trained as a stained glass restorer in Barcelona and holds a degree in Modern European Languages. She knows and is known by the leading wine producers, hoteliers and restaurateurs in the Priorat and her tours combine historic interest, enjoyment of nature and of course, great food and fine wines.

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    The Priorat. Wine's rags to riches story.

    22/04/16 by Rachel Ritchie

    Thirty years ago, the wines of Priorat were on the verge of extinction, with grape prices so low that this region had become one of the most impoverished in Spain. It took a few forward-thinking adventurers to get the region back on its feet.

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