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Ribera del Duero is probably Spain’s best wine. Here’s why!

It’s not exactly controversial to say that the Ribera del Duero region produces some of the best red wine in the world. Right up there with Rioja, Ribera del Duero is known to make Spain’s best wine, and has an enviable reputation on the world stage. This was not always the case, however. For a […]

Valencia Wine is Why You Have to Go On Holiday Right Now

Valencia is a wine region that’s constantly topping up its suntan by the sea. The arid, sunny conditions are great for growing grapes, and fine weather combined with Valencia wine makes for an excellent holiday. So pack you bags. It’s time to tell your boss you’re coming down with the flu, and pay Valencia a […]

Try Jumilla Wine – Structured Like a Delicious Bull Fighter

To get a mental picture of Jumilla wine, think of a bullfighter. Both the wine and the fighter are built to be powerful, and to grapple with serious meat like roast beef. Like their exuberant jackets, the wine has deep red colours too. Unfortunately, I don’t know whether bullfighters also taste of cherries, leather and […]

All you need to know about Mallorca wine

The Balearic island of Mallorca (or Majorca) is a favourite holiday destination for many. Its international airport is one of Spain’s busiest, and it welcomes millions of tourists every year. It’s easy to see why: The place enjoys an attractive Mediterranean climate and is a haven of culture, beautiful architecture, stunning beaches and world-class cuisine. […]

The beginner’s guide to Pomerol wine

Pomerol is a fascinating part of the Bordeaux wine region in the south west of France. Despite its relatively tiny size, there is a lot happening there at the very highest levels. Indeed, the area has developed rapidly in a very short period of time to stand today among the most prestigious areas of not […]

The magic of Priorat

When we open a bottle of wine of Priorat, a different magic surrounds us. If we pour, smell and taste this wine, we feel the whole magic that transfers to our bodies. But where does this magic come from? The Priory contains in its landscape and in its vineyards a mystery, and the result is […]

The bodegas of the golden mile(s) of the Spanish wine

First, we would like to clarify that great wines are produced in all Spain, but it is also true that some wine regions are more known than others. And these include La Rioja and Ribera del Duero. In both we find a few kilometers with a high density of bodegas which produce one of the […]

10 denominations of origin from Catalonia

This past February 28 The Wine Advocate has released the new points reviews for wines from Priorat, Cavas and other denominations of origin from Catalonia. These ratings were made by Luis Gutiérrez, the wine expert for Spain. From a total of 800 wines tasted, 702 wines were released in three lists, these are given a […]