Masos de Falset

Masos de Falset2019-03-18T16:52:20+02:00


In addition to the municipalities of the nine villages that make up the DOQ Priorat, the territory of the protected designation of origin includes the northern part of the municipality of Falset. This part of the term is made up of land that in the geological, climatic and lithological environment was considered suitable to produce wines with the characteristics of the wines of Priorat. The largest part of this area includes the area known as ‘Masos’, due to the large presence of farms and farm cottages, formerly inhabited, where people lived whilst harvesting the vines that were far from the towns of Falset, Bellmunt,and Porrera. Also included in the DOQ Priorat are Sentius, Colls de Porrera, Mollons, Aubagues, Carners, Coll de Molí and Sulsida, all situated in the northern part of the municipality of Falset.