Category Archives: News

We visit the Best Wines of Spain Show 2018, Peñín Guide

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As we mentioned last year, we have again visited the Show organized by the Guide in its 19th edition for wines rated by Peñín; an event not to be missed for benchmark wineries from the Spanish wine scene and for … Continuar leyendo

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Wine rating: Who’s who

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At Decántalo we’ve introduced several new scores in order to reflect the different criteria of the main consumer motivators worldwide. We present the people behind these ratings and their different ways of reflecting the scores. Wines rated by Parker: Robert … Continuar leyendo

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The new wave of Spanish producers

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We are lucky to have a crop of producers eager to recover areas, varieties and a viticulture that respects the environment. Well-travelled people and eager to rescue the authenticity of the past. We present a number of producers from the … Continuar leyendo

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International Grenache Day #GrenacheDay

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Taking advantage of the International Grenache Day that is celebrated around the world on September 21 (the third Friday in September), we want to recommend different red wines made with Grenache, one of the most popular grape varieties in the … Continuar leyendo

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Vins Nus and Vella Terra Wine Fairs

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We’re in luck! Two excellent fairs of traditionally-made wines have been held in Barcelona on the 11th and 12th of February, Vins Nus i Vella Terra. This was a great opportunity to see (and taste) the current scene for this … Continuar leyendo

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A Priorat Wine at the Nobel Prize Award Banquet

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Nobel Prize Award Banquet. 1350 guests. Blue Hall of the Stockholm City Hall. The king and queen of Sweden, Carl Gustaf and Silvia. And there, throughout the ceremony, a small wine from Priorat made its way: Formiga de Vellut. The … Continuar leyendo

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New wines for February 2017

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We have prepared a few joys in wine form to help you bear a month like February, a pretty dull month, in general. For that reason, we have included some new winemakers as well as new vintages of tasty wines. What … Continuar leyendo

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Tim Atkin and his vision of Rioja

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Tim Atkin is a renowned Master of Wine and an important critic in the English market. An expert and aficionado of la Rioja, last year he started a list, grouping winemakers according to quality criteria. The origins of this classification come … Continuar leyendo

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New Wines for November 2016

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November, a month full of contrasts thanks to the sudden changes in weather, characteristic in autumn, and an appropriate month to present new vintages (the barrels have to be emptied to make room for the 2016 harvest). Therefore, we present … Continuar leyendo

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New Wines for October 2016

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We’re starting October with new vintages from the heavyweights leading the Spanish wine-making scene and some other very interesting new projects. Sacristía AB saca 2015: A very interesting project in Jerez. It is comprised of the limited amount of wine extracted … Continuar leyendo

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