About Albariño Day
Albariño or Alvarinho is a variety of white wine grape grown in Galicia, Monção and Melgaço, where it is used to make varietal white wines. Albariño is the Galician name for the grape. In Portugal it is known as Alvarinho, and sometimes as Cainho Branco.
Albariño day was created to happen during the Albariño festival in the Galician town of Cambados in Spain.