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The 10 best red wines for summer

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With summer just around the corner, the heat has arrived and the high temperatures encourage us to cool down with light, fresh and soft wines. “It’s better to drink fresh white wines in summer. Let’s leave red wines for when … Continuar leyendo

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Abel Mendoza, the word of a winemaker.

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Last Thursday, 5th January, we visited Abel Mendoza, a small but great wine producer located in San Vicente de la Sonsierra, La Rioja. It was not the best day to see him; there was a lot of work to be done in … Continuar leyendo

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Pairing red wine and meat

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Following on with our series about pairing wine and food, today however, we look to suggest a few perfect red wines to pair with an array of different meats readly available on the market. Despite the traditional (and erroneous) belief, … Continuar leyendo

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5 organic red wines you can’t miss

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As you’ve already noticed, words like organic wine, ecological wine or biological wine are becoming more frequent in most wine-making magazines and articles. This may come to be interpreted as a product of modernization in agriculture of the century, but … Continuar leyendo

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Red wine for summer

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After our last post proposing a selection of white wine perfect to be enjoyed in summer, in this article, we want to refute the idea that red wine is not compatible with warm weather. First of all, it is true … Continuar leyendo

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Marqués de Riscal, a treasure within Rioja red wines

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Last Friday, at Decántalo we had the opportunity of tasting a great Rioja red wine, Marqués de Riscal 150 Aniversario, which turned out to be a real treasure of La Rioja. The first thing that surprised us was that despite … Continuar leyendo

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Tempranillo wine tasting: D.O Toro, D.O Ribera del Duero, D.O Rioja

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First wine tasting by Quim Piera for Decántalo, where three tempranillo wines are commented from D.O Toro, D.O Ribera del Duero and D.O Rioja. Continuar leyendo

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