Galicia is famous for its luscious green landscapes but for many it is the Galician wines that steal the show. Some of the freshest and most vibrant wines in all of Spain are produced there. In this masterclass with Jonas Tofterup we will learn about the amazing diversity, and fantastic amount of local grape varieties, to be found in the wine growing regions of Galicia.
JONAS TOFTERUP MW
Jonas, who is based in Spain, is the first Danish Master of Wine. He holds an M.Sc. in Viticulture and Oenology and has worked as a winemaker at a number of wineries, from the main wine regions in Northern Spain to Yecla, Stellenbosch, Baden, Rheingau and in Denmark. In 2015, Jonas moved to the commercial side of the wine world where he became the European export manager for Viña Valdivieso of Chile. Along with working for Valdivieso he is a wine consultant for ALDI Denmark and owns Iberian Wine Academy, a wine school which offers WSET qualifications based in Andalucía.
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October 15 2020