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Wine Bloggers Dinner during Alimentaria in BCN, Hosted by Bodegas Tintoralba

Garnacha Tintorera

Just a reminder that on the 11th of March, we’ll be co-hosting a Blogger’s meet and greet in Barcelona. And although the event is hosted by a winery and wine blog, we are extending the invitation to anyone who is a blogger in wine, food, tourism, marketing, etc to please come join us. It’s our way of rallying the blogging troops together to network, share stories and generally just have a good time! If you’re interested, please leave a comment or send an email to let us know your joining us. One of our clients, Bodegas Tintoralba, will be providing the meal and the wine, a treat I trust you’ll enjoy. More detailed information is provided in the press release below, and please, pass on the information to others!

What: Wine Blogger’s Dinner (informal Tapas and Tintoralba Wine)
Where: Hotel Chic and Basic, carrera de la princesa 50, Barcelona
When: March 11th, 2008 – 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Who: Bloggers and people interested blogging who are attending Alimentaria 2008

Bodegas Tintoralba, is cooperative located in D.O. Almansa, Spain, producing wines from Garnacha Tintorera. This year during the Wine and Food event Alimentaria, they along with Catavino.net will be hosting a dinner for bloggers of any make and model. Any blogger attending Alimentaria is welcome to come to Wine Bloggers Dinner 2008 along with bloggers who will be in Barcelona the night of the event. Regardless if your passions fall to food, wine or travel, you are more than welcome to attend.

The bloggers dinner will be held at the restaurant Hotel and Chic in downtown Barcelona. For more information, check out Tintoralba and Catavino. During the dinner you will have a chance to talk with the winemaker from Bodegas Tintoralba and learn more about the grape Garnacha Tintorera, along with having the chance to speak with Ryan and Gabriella Opaz of the website www.Catavino.net.

Throughout the evening, we will discuss blogging and its application to the sectors of wine and food. Apart from that, it will be a great opportunity to get to know the many faces behind the keyboards, as it were.

Hope to see you there!

Ryan Opaz

Full Disclosure: Bodegas Tintoralba is a client of Catavino Marketing