Spanish winemakers have a saying: "If we have wine in the cellars, we have no problems." That sentiment holds true for visiting Spain : if you have wine in your glass, you have no problems. As one of the best wine -producing countries in the world, vino.
Michelin-starred restaurants and monasteries turned boutique hotels are just the start to a trip through the stunning wine regions of Ribera del Duero and Rueda , just a few hours' drive from Madrid. If you think Napa and Sonoma are gorgeous, wait until.
Lurton makes wine all over the world, from Moldova to Mendoza via Spain , Chile and Australia and has recently become passionate about organic viticulture. He founded Campo Elisio Toro and Campo Elisio Rueda with renowned Bordeaux consultant .
And now for some affordable, refreshing white wines from Spain . That's a pleasant group of words, isn't it? I'm thinking of the wines from the Rueda region in this case — wines based on the verdejo grape variety that can ably offer an alternative to.
Verdeho comes from the Rueda region ... tourism in Spain is in its infancy compared to Napa and Sonoma, but many wineries are starting to open tasting rooms and give tours. It’s best to go with a specialized tour operator, such as Niso Wine Tours.
The soil there is stingy, dry, mostly stone, which gives interesting wine characteristics. The workshops enabled a walk through the most important wine regions of Spain – such as Rueda , Rias Baixas, La Mancha, Galicia, all the way to Ribera del Duero.
Verdejo comes from the area around the small town of Rueda , south of Valladolid, and just 10 years ago was barely known outside this part of Spain . Now it's hugely popular across the country and is sold in restaurants and supermarkets in the UK.
Spanish wine producer Bodegas Torres, one of the oldest and biggest in the country, is one such company. Led by Miguel A. Torres, who was ... “I spoke to my wife and said we have to do something, because we live from the earth and the vines are so.
Folks bus to VIP brewery tours; executives from Italy, Oregon, California and Spain are visiting offering wines ... and comparing are Marquis de Gelida Cava, a sparkling wine, Arindo Rueda 2011, Botani Moscatel Seco, a dry style Moscado, and Tarima.
www.rossowineshop.com Oviatt Penthouse: Verdejo Day wine party at the Oviatt Penthouse, 6:30-8:30 p.m., June 12. Los Angeles’ rooftop first Verdejo Day party will celebrate Spanish wines, particularly the indigenous varietal of Rueda. Cost is $25.
My European tour of white wine alternatives ran out ... Furmint is the main grape in Takaji, the famous dessert wine, but producers also make dry versions. The 2015 Oremus "Mandolás" ($25) by Spain's iconic Vega Sicilia, is fresh and crisp but oaky.
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Some Spanish regions with climates normally regarded as warm are building reputations based on the vitality and liveliness of their wines . The steely precision and cool clarity of the dry whites of Rueda producers such as Finca Montepedroso and Finca .
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On the fourth morning of the tour, when a fellow member of our group told me he ... Having started not long after breakfast with a tasting in Rioja, the first wine region in Spain to be officially recognised (in 1926), we had finished at dinner, 150.