Technology, process and workforce

COVIDES Viñedos - Bodegas borns from the desire of wine growers from across the Penedès region to make wines and cavas in a professional way maintaining their own personality. Our wineries are located throughout the region and have the most modern facilities.

COMPANY

VINEYARDS AND WINERIES

COVIDES Viñedos - Bodegas is the leading 1st-grade wine-producing cooperative in Catalonia in terms of volume; the annual harvest is approx of 24,000,000 kg grapes. + INFO

FACILITIES

PRODUCTION FACILITIES

The production facilities from COVIDES Viñedos - Bodegas has a capacity and technology perfect adapted to the harvest. + INFO

HISTORY

A HISTORY GOING BACK TO 1963

COVIDES Viñedos – Bodegas was founded in 1963 as a unification of more than 600 farmers having the desire to make wine from their own grapes. + INFO

Viticulture & wine making

From the plot until the production, Covides Viñedos - Bodegas have the entire necessary infrastructure of the production chain to enable the creation of its wines and cavas.

VITICULTURE

OUR LEGACY

The legacy of our wine-growers' past generations gave us our mark of identity. From Gelida to El Vendrell, throughout Penedes more than 1.900 hectares of vineyards spread out over 50 municipalities form the own vineyards of Covides Viñedos - Bodegas.

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HARVEST

THE FRUIT OF A CONSCIENTIOUS EFFORT

The harvest takes place between late August and mid-October, in accordance to grapes ripening.
Once the best grapes have been selected, they are quickly taken to our wineries in order to conserve their best organaleptic characteristics.

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ELABORATION

A CREATIVE ENOLOGY

Our wines and cavas are the result of applying modern production techniques and the most innovative facilities: pneumatic presses, stainless steel vats, fermentation temperature control, skin-contact maceration, continual cold stabilisation, selection of yeasts...

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A wide range of products for the most demanding customers

We offer an extensive range of wines and cavas from our wineries, suitable for both special occasions and daily enjoyment.

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OUR WINES
- Only monovarietal wines 
- Limited production by type of wine.
- Very singular wines and traditional oenology 
- High bordelaise bottle.
- Accurate oenology: peculiar maceration, long and low temperature fermentation, etc. 
- Quality and barrels selection for wines with longer aging. 
OUR CAVAS
- Strict selection of grapes by qualities
- Longer aging 
- Availability of Gran Reserva in the range
- Assemblies selecting the best base wines 

Services

COVIDES VINYES-CELLERS has a large experience in the production of DO Penedès wines, cavas and bulk wine thanks to its potential output in terms of volume and consistency:

1,900 hectares of our own vineyards

An average of 24 million kg of grapes gathered per harvest

650 active wine growers

We export to over 40 countries representing 65% of the bottled wine volume

Blend or coupage of wines according to the customer's needs / distribution channels

Availability of a very extensive range of DO Penedès Wines (white, rosé, red, barrel-aged, Reserva, semi-sweet white and rosé wines) and Cavas (Brut Nature, Brut, Semi-Seco, 100% Trepat Rosé, Brut Selección, Special Reserva)

Dosage (gr. of sugar/ litter for the cava) according to each target market

Design of the final product - materials included: label/back label in accordance with the regulations of the relevant DO, case, capsule, stopper

Potential of the annual harvest volume, which allows us to supply any market/client with maximum consistency in the quality of wine year after year

Tailor made products: different qualities and aging periods of cava, according to distribution channel, target market, etc

Shops

A WELCOMING SPACE AMIDST AROMAS AND GOOD TASTE
We invite you to discover our product range. An area dedicated to your good taste. Visit us at:

Agrobotiga Sant Sadurní

Schedule:

Monday-Friday: 9.30 to 13.30h and 16h to 19h
Saturday: 9h a 14h
Winter schedule 1/11 to 31/3, afe de 16h to 19h

Address:

Celler Prunamala. ctra. Vilafranca - Sant Sadurni

Phone:
93 891 10 61

Agrobotiga Vilafranca del Penedès

Schedule:

Monday-Friday: 9 to 13.30h and 16h to 19.30h
Saturday: 9 to 13.30h

Address:

c/ de l’Ateneu, 9

Phone:
93 890 45 36

 

Wineries

CELLER DE
SANT SADURNÍ D'ANOIA

Address:

Ctra. Sant Sadurní a Vilafranca, km.1

08770 Sant Sadurní d’Anoia, Barcelona

Geolocation: 41.424502, 1.772136

CELLER DE
SANT CUGAT SESGARRIGUES

Address:

Ctra. N-340, s/n

08798 Sant Cugat Sesgarrigues

Geolocation: 41.368696, 1.762755

CELLER
VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÈS

Address:

Cami de Sant Pau - Paratge de les Clotes s/n

08720 Vilafranca del Penedès

Geolocation: 41.354526 , 1.686172


News

The prestigious contest "International Wine Challenge" awards different brands of Covides

In its 37th year, the International Wine Challenge (IWC) is accepted as the world’s most rigorous, impartial and influential annual wine competition. The rigorous IWC judging process assesses every wine ‘blind’ and judges each for its faithfulness to style, region and vintage.  Each IWC medal-winning wine will be tasted on at least three separate occasions by a minimum of 2 panels of judges tasting together, and then tasted by 2 Co-Chairs to verify the panel results.  The IWC judging teams...

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We are the Tasting of the Month at CIC Fassina

This December and throughout January, the Duc de Foix Brut Reserva cava is the Tasting of the Month at the Cava Interpretation Center. Take advantage of the promotion and come and buy it. In addition, with a visit to the CIC Fassina, you can enjoy a free drink and also try the chocolates filled with truffles by Simón Coll Xocolaters.

Walk around the Cava Interpretation Center and absorb the local history and culture, you will discover historical places and moments that perhaps you did...

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Part of the Covides team tastes the Young Wines

Last Thursday, December 17th, the young Duc de Foix Xarel-lo and Cabernet Sauvignon Rosé wines were tasted in the Lavern cellars, together with the young Molí de Foc wines. The tasting was done respecting all the prevention measures for COVID19, each member had his own table and the distance between them was more than two meters.

Finally, the cava Terra Terrae Brut Reserva was also tasted, in order to analyze...

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Covides makes a tasting of Terra Terrae with the client Tesi Sáez

This last Friday, December 11th, from 4.30pm to 8pm, our client Tesi Sáez from Barcelona was given a taste of our Terra Terrae products. The tasting has been made by Mariona Morral, student of the Degree of Oenology at the Faculty Rovira i Virgili of Tarragona, directed by Christophe Marquet, commercial director of Covides.

The event has been a success, following all the prevention rules of the COVID19. All...

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Covides awards a scholarship to the best student of the Degree in International Business and Marketing

This midday, Covides Vineyards and Wineries has participated in the award of a scholarship for the academic year 2019-2020 in the Degree of International Business and Marketing, of the ESCI-UPF. A recognition endowed with a prize of 1,800 euros. This scholarship aims to support the best new student in the regions of Alt Penedès, Baix Penedès and Garraf. The lucky one has been Martí Rascado Soriano, from Calafell.

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We present the 2020 harvest wines and you can collaborate with the Marató de TV3

This year, we cannot be present at the 38th edition of the Members' Festival, but we would like to make a very special recognition to the winegrowers who have made a great effort to bring in the harvest.

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DO YOU WANT TO CONTACT US? WE ARE AT YOUR DISPOSAL.
Covides S.C.C.L.
Rbla. Nostra Senyora 45 1º
08720 Vilafranca del Penedés
Barcelona

T. +34 93 817 25 52
F. +34 93 817 17 98

covides@covides.com
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