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Wines of Ribera Del Duero, Spain

Sharing is caring!FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+LinkedinRedditStumbleUponTumblremailGeography & Climate Ribera Del Duero finds itself in the heart of Castilla y Leon commune with a short drive to Rioja from the East and Rueda to the West.   Vineyards in this region grow...

Wines of Navarra, Spain

Sharing is caring!FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+LinkedinRedditStumbleUponTumblremailGeography & 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...

Wine Laws and Regulations of Spain

Sharing is caring!FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+LinkedinRedditStumbleUponTumblremailThe Spanish Wine laws first went into action in the early 1930s and later revised in 1970.  This system like many others in the European Union shares a few things in common with one another.  These...

Classic pairings: Vieiras al horno, baked scallops with Penedes Cava, Spanish Sparkling.

Sharing is caring!FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+LinkedinRedditStumbleUponTumblremailWelcome to the land of contrasts, Penedes is a small region locating within Catalonia community in Northeast Spain.  On one side, its close proximity to the Mediterranean sea brings in much of the coastal influence while...

Reserve, Riserva and Reserva, what do they really mean?

Sharing is caring!FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+LinkedinRedditStumbleUponTumblremailSince the invention of glass bottles and corks, winemaker realized that aging wine improved its flavors and texture.  Almost anywhere in the world, wineries often sort their grapes from more than one vineyard, due to variation...

Classic Pairings: Lamb chops with Ribera Del Duero Reserva, Spain

Sharing is caring!FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+LinkedinRedditStumbleUponTumblremailMany believe wine making is done mostly while grapes were still on the vines.  How grapes taste all depends on the land, soil, water and weather they are grown on,  each region in the world possesses...