Tag Archives: Rioja wine

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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A day in the world of ‘El Mozo Wines’

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El Mozo Wines includes Itxaso Compañón, Gorka Mauleon and their two children. Theirs is a story of revisiting roots. Due to certain life circumstances, they had to return to Lanciego in order to maintain the legacy that Itxaso’s father, Félix, left. … Continuar leyendo

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Wines by the Rioja Vega winery. New vintages already available.

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This week we have published new vintages of the two most representative wines of the Rioja Vega winery, one of the oldest wineries from the Q.D.O. Rioja, founded in 1882. But these wines are not only great because of their … Continuar leyendo

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Luis Cañas Crianza 2010, available in premiere at Decántalo

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Here you are, in premiere, the new vintage 2010 of Luis Cañas Crianza, the best world wine in 2012 concerning its value for money according to Robert Parker. In fact, the very first bottles of this great wine from Rioja … Continuar leyendo

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Tasting of wines by Luis Alegre

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Some days ago, we met Alex Simó, from the winery Luis Alegre, and tasted his wines in Carlos Abellán’s Restaurant, Bravo 24, together with the restaurant’s sommelier, Sergi Figueras (Spain’s best sommelier 2012) and Antonio Lopo, sommelier at the restaurant … Continuar leyendo

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Interview with José Manuel Gallego from the winery Tobía

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This week, we had the opportunity of meeting José Manuel Gallego, from the winery Tobía. He explained us the work that is being conducted at his winery regarding both the production and ageing of his wines, and they continuous research … Continuar leyendo

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