A three-day fair opens in la Seu D’Urgell on 13th October. 48 cheese brands from such regions of Spain as Catalonia (27), Aragon (5), Navarra and Basque Country (10), French cheeses (5), as well as more than 150 different private cheese brandss plan to participate in the fair.
Catalonia wine tasting is also planned.
The cheese fair opens on 13th October at 16:00, the rest of the shops with sweets, ham and sausages, olives, fruits, souvenirs, ornaments and other traditional goods and products (in total about 500 shops participate in the fair) will work from Saturday to Sunday, until 21:00.
The decision to open a cheese fair on Friday – for the first time this year – was made in connection with the increase in the number of tourists and visitors.
Visitors will be offered a tasting of five cheese brands to choose from, wine or beer for 8 euros.