Festival of Albarino wine
31st July to 3rd August Spain
(Cambados, 1st Sunday of August)
Includes tasting and selling of what is probably Galicia's most famous wine.
The town of Cambados is synonymous with Albariño wine and so it was that a local challenge back in the 50's when
Bernardino Quintanilla, Ernesto Zárate, Manuel Silva, José Rodiño e Francisco Fernández Aguiño and the first owner of a small vineyard in Tragove, challenged the landowner Zárate, owner of a large plantation in Padrenda, to prove a local argument as to what was the best albariño, has become a major international event.
Highly relevant musical artists performed at the Festival of Abariño: Milladoiro, Raúl, Juan Perro, Ariel Roth, Gabinete Caligari, Carlos Núñez, Hevia, Sergio Dalma, King África, La Oreja de Van Gogh, Rosa, Chenoa y Bisbal, El Canto del Loco, Maná, Juanes, Diego Torres, Chayanne, Alejandro Sanz, Kate Ryan , David de María, Dover and Julio Iglesias, were here in recent years.
Oficina Municipal de Turismo de Cambados
Praza do Concello s/n
36630 Cambados, Pontevedra (Galicia)
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