Luis Cañas Reserva Selección de la Familia 2012

Bodegas Luis Cañas is a family-owned winery that dates back to 1928, although the family has been in the grape-growing and winemaking business for more than two centuries. Today it is one of the leading wineries of Rioja Alavesa. At Luis Cañas, the vinification process starts with 222 acres of their own Tempranillo, Viura, Graciano,…

Macán Clásico 2014

Bodegas Benjamin de Rothschild & Vega Sicilia was born in 2004 as a result of the union of Tempos Vega Sicilia and the Compagnie Vinicole Baron Edmond de Rothschild. Both companies share the idea of producing great wines in La Rioja, a unique, singular and inimitable wine region. After a period of five years studying…

Gómez Cruzado Crianza 2014

The origins of Bodegas y Viñedos GÓMEZ CRUZADO date back to 1886, when Ángel Gómez de Arteche, a nobleman related to the Duke of Moctezuma de Tultengo, decided to start making and bottling his own wine in Haro, in the heart of Rioja Alta. Thus, a century-old cellar was born which would go on to…

Artadi Viñas de Gain 2016

The objective of this wine is to seek and nurture the concept that Tempranillo, when cultivated at high altitude, low-cropped, and from old vines, produces extraordinarily rich and profound wines. This, coupled with specific barrel treatments (with minor American oak influences) produces some of Rioja’s best wines. This wine has its origin in vineyards located…

Amaren Reserva 60

🌍 Rioja, Spain 🍇 Tempranillo 100% 👀 Cherry deep colour with great depth 👃 Elegant, complex, subtle, with fine woods, leather, and a little mineral aspect. Ripe fruit, red fruit preserves, some hint of cream and spicy side, also cinnamon and some pepper, cedarwood, liqueur chocolates, and graphite.

Muriel Wines, Conde de los Andes 2011

🌍 Rioja Alta, Spain 🍇 Tempranillo, Cariñena, Garnacha  Ruby red, terracotta shimmers, hints of mahogany. Complex aroma of aging, leather, vanilla. Tasty, wide, full and large. Bodegas Ollauri-Conde de los Andes is part of Ollauri’s “barrio de bodegas”, an area with underground family caves, three traditional buildings and a cluster of spectacular underground cellars. In 2014, this…

Cune Gran Reserva 2008

🌍 Spain, Rioja Alta 🍇 Tempranillo 85%, Graciano 10%, Mazuelo 5% The history of the company begins in the winery located in Haro in the neighborhood of the railway station “Barrio de la estación” which dates back to 1879. Close to the railway tracks which during a time drove into the cellar to easily transport the wine…

Street Wines Alterna 2016

The vineyards are located in the Valley Najerilla, in the area of Rioja Alta, with altitudes ranging from 500 meters, where the vineyards are grown on alluvial soils boulder with a Mediterranean climate, to the 750 meters where the vineyards were planted in clay-ferrous soils with more Atlantic influence brings cold winters, hot summers and…

Ribera del Júcar a region to discover

Ribera del Júcar is one of a dozen unknown yet exemplary wine regions in Spain. It’s an ancient wine region that was under vine during the Roman Empire. But it’s also one of the newest; it was only granted it’s Denominación de Origen in 2003. Before that, it was only labelled as an anonymous La Mancha wine.  …