This past Friday, November 24, the Autisme amb Futur association offered a solidarity pairing with the help of the Familia Torres Foundation and Xerigots in the emblematic and old winery Alfonso XIII on Vilafranca del Penedès, with all tickets sold out for days.
The event was led by Mireia Torres, president of the Familia Torres Foundation, and Gemma Urgell, co-owner of the Xerigots company, and consisted of a tasting of eight cheeses selected by Xerigots, four of Catalan origin and four of international origin, paired with four magnificent wines from the DO Penedès: Clos Ancestral and Clos Ancestral White, from the Familia Torres winery, and Jean Leon 3055 Rosé and Jean Leon 3055 Petit Verdot-Merlot, from the Jean Leon winery.
The association raised a total of €3,000 at the event, which will be added to the donations that can be made until December 12 on the Mi grain of sand portal and, thanks to Banco Mediolanum Autisme amb futur, will receive double the amount. total collected.
The money raised will be used to provide therapeutic and educational support to children and young people with autism, in order to improve their quality of life and that of their families.