Tag Archives: rioja

New Parker rating for Bodegas Artadi

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We have a new report from Luis Gutiérrez, who on this occasion is visiting Bodegas Artadi, a winery located in Laguardia, in the heart of La Rioja. Luis Gutiérrez highlights the quality of the wines from this winery, as well … Continuar leyendo

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The Top 10 of the best White Grenache wines

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The White Grenache (Garnacha Blanca) is a white grape variety of Spanish origin. Extending throughout the Iberian Peninsula, it is known by different names depending on the area where it grows: Alicante blanca, garnatxa blanca, lledoné, sillla blanc, sillina blanc, … Continuar leyendo

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The Subareas of D.O.Ca. Rioja

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The Rioja Qualified Denomination of Origin is one of the oldest and most important wine regions of Spain and the entire world. Comprised of 144 municipalities, it is located in the North of Spain, occupying lands in 3 autonomous communities, La … Continuar leyendo

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Muga Prado Enea 2010 among the three best wines in the world, according to Decanter

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Recently, the prestigious English publisher Decanter has shared a list with the 75 best wines in the world for under 55 pounds (€ 60). The magnificent third place is for Muga Prado Enea Gran Reserva, the new 2010 vintage of this great Rioja wine that we … Continuar leyendo

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A return to the origins of Rioja wines

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Legendary wineries have emerged from it thanks to the Bordeaux influence. Throughout the years, the DO has grown significantly. Several types of wine are produced within it, from modern to classical ones, all of them under the brands Joven, Crianza, … 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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Cata de la estación de Haro Wine Experience 2016

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On Friday 16th September, we went to the Haro Station district to the wine tasting organised by six wineries that form part of the district. It is one of the epicentres of Rioja wine and the Spanish wine-making scene, with more … Continuar leyendo

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New Wines at Decántalo!

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Well February is now over, lasting 29 days since as we are on a leap year, but March has arrived. As always, a new month means new wines at Decántalo. We are bringing you a superb new range of wines, … Continuar leyendo

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Classifying Wines by their Age: Roble, Crianza, Reserva, Gran Reserva,

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So today we are going to talk about the way in which wines are classified based on their ageing process. An issue that often causes confusion among consumers, perhaps even a bit of controversy. We’ve all heard the words Crianza, … Continuar leyendo

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New Wines at Decántalo!

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Feburary has arrived, the coldest month of the year. However, this feburary comes packed with new varietes, that we are sure you will love. Arriving we have Garnachas de Aragón, white wines from the Rías Baixes, a suprise from Yecla, … Continuar leyendo

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