El silencio de las viñas is the moving saga of the Brucart del Bas, a great family presided over by the matriarch Aurora del Bas, the woman who made Brucart cava one of the world’s most important producers of the sparkling wine.
This is a captivating story set in the magnificent landscapes of the Penedès vineyards, in which old loves are rekindled and we are given a delicious tour of the history of cava, from its beginnings in the 19th Century to today, passing though key historical moments such as the phylloxera plague which tore through the country at the beginning of the 20th century, the civil war and modernization of cava production in recent times.
A fascinating tour of Spanish vineyards.
A family divided. An accident. A mother who never forgets. Passion and ambition in the world of cava, along the same lines as Falcon Crest or The Bodega by Noah Gordon.
The definitive novel about the passions which move the world of cava.