#LaPrimaveraJeanLeon: Love, Books, Movies and Rosé


Meteorologically speaking, spring arrived on March 21st, right on time. The weather however didn’t feel spring-like until mid-April, specifically a few days before April 23rd. This is the day Catalonia celebrates the Diada de Sant Jordi (Saint George’s Day), where books and roses take center stage.     Given the combination of these elements, we …

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A place where time stands still


In an earlier post, we shared a photo of our gorgeous almond tree, one of our favorite spots at the winery. An open space, full of colors, nuances and contrasts that inspires and relaxes us, and where we can observe the persistent passage of time.   This time we’d like to show you a different …

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The Incomparable Land of the Penedès


Jean Leon was a man known for his perseverance. In 1962 and after achieving his first dream—opening the most famous restaurant in Hollywood—he decided the time had come to make his own wine, thus fulfilling his second ambition.   He wanted to create a wine that would delight his select clientele in Los Angeles and …

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The Architectural Secrets of our Visitors Center


Centre de Visites de Jean Leon

Almost everything in life has meaning. All you have to do is look beyond the surface. Explore, learn more. Investigate. Only then can we learn something new. Something that not everybody knows.   This also applies to the Jean Leon Visitors Center. At first glance, there doesn’t seem to be much of a secret to …

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People, like wine, improve with time


How can I be happier? What aspects of myself do I need to work on to be a better person, friend, partner or spouse? Many of these questions do not have a clear answer or rather yield many different interpretations depending on who provides the answers. Everyone has their own way of living life. There …

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Friendship is like fine wine


Each individual life is made up of great moments, those circled in red on our calendars. Time goes by so quickly, often too quickly. This is why it is important to stop occasionally and remember those moments in detail. To appreciate and perhaps even relive them. This is what we’re going to do in this …

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The corner of contemplation


Motivating yourself, relaxing, letting the mind wander: the ways to do so are endless. Sometimes all three share one and the same goal. Everyone has their own method. Some people enjoy listening to calm, soothing, relaxing music, whereas others prefer the exact opposite. Much has been written about motivational techniques, so we won’t elaborate on …

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