Tagged: cabernet sauvignon

Wines of Priorat, Spain

Geography & Climate Situates on the lower western corner of Catalunia west of Penedes, Priorat is a rather small region; most vineyards are planted on steep slopes around the district of Monstant.  For a long time, only horses,...

Wines of Navarra, Spain

Geography & Climate Navarra has always been a popular wine region in north of Spain, it is a close neighbor to the ever famous Rioja region to the south. A stone throw away from Rioja and again a...

Wines of Mendoza, Argentina

Geography & Climate Mendoza locates just in the central of Argentina with its back against the Andes mountain.  Many wineries find themselves thousands of feet above sea level.  Similar to Salta, Mendoza has a somewhat dessert like climate,...

Wines of Salta, Argentina

Geography & Climate Salta is Argentina’s most northernly wine region, it borders both Bolivia and Paraguay to the north.  Vineyards are planted at 5500 feet and some at over 9000 feet.  Although, the land isn’t rich with organic...