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  • 24 de septiembre de 2012 || 1986 VIEWS
    Posted by Marc
    Albarino is a popular white variety that's native to the Galicia region of Spain's Atlantic coast, recognised by lovely dry stone-fruit and citrus flavours and a mineral finish.   The Vionta label Albarino is an ideal seafood wine: here in Spain it is often matched with salted cod soaked in m...

  • 6 de junio de 2012 || 1289 VIEWS
    Posted by Marc
        Spain's Marques de Riscal family were the first to make Spanish wine using French Bordeaux methods, including the now-famous Spanish Rioja that's named after the region in which the family made that first Bordeaux style red in 1858 using Tempranillo fruit.   The Marques de R...

  • 3 de mayo de 2012 || 2061 VIEWS
    Posted by Matt
    When the family's been making wine since 1574 and today 13th generation members are at the helm, you know you must be doing something right, and certainly that's the case with Dopff au Moulin in France's Alsace region.   Headed by Pierre-Etienne Dopff and with Pascal Batot leading the winemak...

  • 31 de enero de 2012 || 2050 VIEWS
    Posted by Matt
    The European debt crisis has made it more difficult for Spaniards to buy wine. So, vintners in Spain's Rioja region are looking to sell their wine in more international markets. Winemakers are shipping their goods to Germany, the USA -- and even China, which has a rapidly expanding wine market. &...

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    The Delicate Work of the Blacksmith
    Passion, dedication and respect for tradition. Only then can we achieve the excellence of the AUTHENTICITY.
    • 3 de marzo
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    Campo Viejo, Rioja Garnacha
    It's Rioja, but not as we know it! Rioja is usually made from the Tempranillo grape, but this brand new wine from Campo Viejo is made from Garnacha.
    • 1 de marzo
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    Spanish Tempranillo - Rioja & Ribera del Duero
    A quartet of Tempranillo-based reds, two each from Rioja & Ribera del Duero. Glass in hand, Simon Woods digs in... Torres Celeste Ribera del Duero Crianza 2010 Dominio de Cäir Ribera del Duero 2009 Contino Rioja Reserva 2007 CVNE Imperial Ri...
    • 28 de febrero
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    Vinedos de el Seque Alicante
    Flavours of black cherry, raspberry, chocolate, vanilla and all-spice in this Viñedos de el Sequé Alicante 2009. A well-deserved 9/10
    • 3 de julio de 2012
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    • 3 de mayo de 2012
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    Castillo de Monséran Garnacha 2010
    Castillo de Monséran Garnacha 2010 from Aragon in Spain. A low-mid alcohol red and a great food wine, with flavours of ripe cherry, strawberry, cinnamon and a little earthy truffle. Yum!
    • 22 de abril de 2012