Where are these places and how do I know they are the best? It has been helpful for me to live like a local in Barcelona so I have a better understanding of how restaurants work and how they don't work. I have visited these bars repeatedly. My featured posts can be found on Instagram if you follow me there.
Discovering the world of deliciousness begins with a visit to the wine bar. Let's figure out how to get you there easily! Whether it's nestled near famous landmarks or tucked away from tourist spots, knowing the best way to reach your paradise is half the fun. Here are some directions to guide you on your grape-filled journey:
If you're planning a visit to the iconic landmarks of the city, be sure to check out Casa Vicens, Casa Vicens is the first masterpiece of Antoni Gaudí and sowed the seeds of later works. Built between 1883 and 1885 as a summer house for the Vicens family, here he showcased his unparalleled talent. Declared Unesco World Heritage in 2005.
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Now while you are in Gracia take a stroll down the streets and you'll stumble upon these hidden gems, Extra Bar and Bocanariz.
Find them both on Instagram or Google Search, Bocanariz and or Extra Bar.
If you prefer an off-the-beaten-path experience, hop on public transportation i.e., a taxi… and head to Tres Porquets - 3 little pigs, this place is great and definitely out of the ordinary for Barcelona, find them here.
OR, if you are already in the Gothic or El Born District, check out La Vinya del Señor and Vila Viniteca, don't miss Outlet de Vins, there is so much good wine you can try and buy.
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Why These Locations are a Must-Visit
Now that you've made it to the neighbourhood wine bar, let me tell you why it's an absolute winner. Whether it's because of its prime location near hotspots or its serene ambiance away from tourist mayhem, this place is all about creating memorable experiences.
Nestled in Gracia, the most charming neighbourhood in town. I live here and it's hard to leave, Bocanariz wine bar offers the perfect blend of leisure and luxury. Sip on your favourite vintage while being surrounded by their romantic ambience and records. It's an experience you won't find anywhere else!
Tired of the hustle and bustle? Choose this wine bar tucked away from the tourist spots, Monocrom offers a whole new vibe when it comes to Wine Bars, relishing in the relaxed atmosphere and enjoying a bottle of wine from their extensive wine list.
A Gastronomic Journey: The Best Food Menus
What's a wine adventure without some mouthwatering bites right? Time to tantalise your taste buds with the best food menus this wine bar has to offer. From delectable appetisers to sumptuous main courses, you'll find yourself in a culinary haven.
Sip, Savour, and Repeat: Favourite Wines
Ah, the moment we've all been waiting for – the wines that steal our hearts, one sip at a time! Here are some of my personal favourites that you absolutely cannot miss:
Ok I have 2 wines that are always at the top of my list, no matter what, if I see these wines or anything by these producers on the list, that's what I am ordering.
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Why I Keep Coming Back
Okay, folks, time for my personal review and the reason I keep coming back to these wine bars again and again, great vibes, after all we are in Barcelona, attentive service, and of course, incredible wines, these places tick all the boxes for me.
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Wine Fantasy Barcelona is a truly unique wine-tasting experience, running tasting sessions in an elegant Barcelona wine store along with vineyard visits deep in the Catalonian countryside.