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Javier Pagés Font, new president of DO Cava

The new board of the DOP Cava has elected a new president and vice president Vilafranca del Penedès (Barcelona), 28 August 2018.- Today a plenary session of the Cava Regulatory Board has taken place with new members elected by the industry, both incumbent and surrogate. This new board has dismissed the outgoing members and, finally, has […]

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17 out of 300 million kilograms of cava grapes have been collected so far

Once more, the DO Cava uses the verification system for the cava harvest. This year the harvest started quietly on August 8th, a little bit later than usual due to climatic conditions. The technical services of the DO Cava have harvest checkers in place to control the entry of grapes in the cellars. So far, […]

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Vitalij Gutovskij wins the first Cava Mixology Competition

The Lithuanian bartender, who won the London semifinal, has been proclaimed Best Cava Mixologist  David González and Xavier Almeida finished in second and third place in an international competition with more than 150 bartenders 6 June 2018.- The Lithuanian bartender Vitalij Gutovkij, who currently lives in London, has been elected Best Cava Mixologist after winning […]

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The first “The Cava Academy” ends in London

On Monday 23rd of July the first “The Cava Academy” concluded in London with the delivery of diplomas to the 40 participating sommeliers. It is an ambitious project designed to promote premium cavas among the best restaurants in the world through advanced training for their sommelier personnel. The project it is expected to expand to […]

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“The Cava Academy” opens its doors in London

DO Cava has open its latest project in London, ‘The Cava Academy’, an initiative for sommeliers. It is an ambitious project designed to promote premium cavas among the best restaurants in the world through advanced training for their sommelier personnel. The project it is expected to expand to the main premium cava markets in the […]

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The Cava Regulatory Board takes a further step towards differentiating quality

The plenary session of the Cava Regulatory Board has announced a project that intends to improve the premium concept within the cava industry. The board hosted on 4th July the last meeting under the term of Pedro Bonet. Over the last five years, the board has worked intensely to improve the perception of cava and […]

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The final of the cocktail contest ‘Cava Mixology Competition’ will be held on June 5 in Barcelona

The DO Cava will hold on June 5, at 7 p.m., the final of of the cocktail contest ‘Cava Mixology Competiton’. The event will take place at the popular club ‘Luz de Gas’ in Barcelona. Twelve finalists will compete to be the Best International Cava Barman’. The contest was conceived for professional bartenders only, and […]

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A new ‘Paraje Calificado’ in DO Cava

The Official Bulleting of the Spanish Government published yesterday an order recongnizing a new Paraje Calificado under the name ‘Les Flandes del Casots’, owned by Llopart Cellar, from Pere Llopart Villaròs company. With this new addition there are already thirteen ‘Parajes Calificados’ that comply with the strict set of conditions and terms imposed by the […]

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DO Cava presents the book ‘Cava Moments’

The Penedes Chamber Orchestra will play Works by Beethoven, Rossini and Kodaly during the presentation The book has been published in cooperation with Planeta and the Royal Academy of Gastronomy It compiles 56 recipes combined with cava by the most prestigious Spanish chefs, including Martín Berasategui, Juan Mari Arzak, Andoni Luis Aduriz, Joan Roca, Carme […]

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