- Ctra. De Sant Sadurní A L'Ordal, Km. 4
- Subirats (ZIP Code 08739)
- Barcelona, Catalonia
- (+34) 938 993 125
La Cava Llopart is located in the Homestead "Can Llopart Subirats" in the town of Subirats, between Ordal and the massif of Garraf and four kilometers from Sant Sadurní d'Anoia. The new production and aging cellar, surrounded by vineyards property, concurrent with a traditional Catalan farmhouse XIV century, the oldest in the Penedès, with valuable architectural features preserved and extensive documentation.
According to a document written credits in Latin and dated in 1385, an ancestor of the family Llopart, Bernardus Leopardi, received the award of a vineyard located in the current inheritance. Throughout the centuries the Llopart family collated the cultivation of traditional Mediterranean agriculture: vineyards, wheat and olives. In the late eighteenth century were devoted exclusively to the world of viticulture, under the motto "Ex Vite Vita"-life comes from the strain-a concept that has accompanied the successive generations of the family and created a strong link between man and the earth.
The varieties are planted with white Macabeo (15 hectares) Xarel.lo (18 hectares), Parellada (12 acres) and Chardonnay (7 ha) And merlot inks (4 hectares), Monastrell (2 ha), grenache (2 ha), cabernet sauvignon (3 hectares), Tempranillo (4 hectares) and pinot noir (2 ha).
The infrastructure is distributed cava sections: Reception of the harvest, winemaking, aging cellar and bottling section. It has 20 stainless steel tanks of 150 hl. and 6 of 30 Hl., pneumatic press where they select the first musts, refrigerated warehouses and French oak barrels (20) and American (70). The annual production of 315,000 bottles cava is 20,000 of wine in the cellar and have a stock of 1,100,000 bottles. The cellars Llopart common denominator that will provide long aging nose finesse and aromatic complexity.