An exciting rosée with wide volume and freshness. Made with garnachas grapes this wine is full of flavors of strawberries and raspberries leaving a fresh palate
Powerful and persistent wine, with a good end.
Fresh, balanced, with good acidity and intense aromas of flowers and white fruit. The ideal white wine to drink as an appetizer but also paired with food. Fermented in stainless steel tanks before stabilization and bottling.
This 100% viura wine comes from old vines Badarán and Cárdenas, in the valley of San Millán (where the use of Castilian Spanish was first recorded). It is a well structured, balanced and fresh wine, the perfect accompaniment to good seafood!
This is a classic unaged white Rioja. The grapes are grown to provide below average yields and are hand-picked and cold macerated before pressing for maximum aroma. Fermentation is in stainless steel tanks where the wine is given a little lees contact for a rounder feel before the two grape varieties are blended together, stabilised and bottled.
A classic blend from Rioja. The Viura variety blended with a touch of Malvasia to give it more depth. The palate is refreshingly zingy with apple and tropical fruits with just a hint of honey balanced by a nice lime acidity.
This wine is a "semi crianza", meaning it is aged, but for less time than a crianza, so it has some of the complexities of an aged wine while retaining lots of youthful fruity characteristics, making it extremely versatile.
Entreflores is produced in Rueda by the Navarra based bodega Príncipe de Viana. This large and well equipped firm was established in the 1980s and is committed to environmental protection. To that end they are conducting research into climate change. The wine is fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks where it is also stabilised before...
The cross drawn on the label represents the work of ancient winegrowers who marked their barrels in this way to differentiate them from each other. This is an interesting blend of the classic Chardonnay and the aromatic Moscatel enhanced by 4 hours of skin maceration. After fermentation the wine remains in tank on its lees to accrue even more flavour...
This is one of those wines in which simplicity and careful winemaking are the key to its elegance. A wine to enjoy at any time of day. Barrel fermentation is not easy and requires skill, and the result is excellent.
This Galician White comes from the steep vineyards of Condado de Tea near the river Miño which tempers the Atlantic climate and protects the vines from frost. Soils are granite and sand and the grapes are hand-picked from the firm’s 40 hectares of vines. Half of the grapes are cold macerated before joining the rest at the press, and the resulting must is...
Ample, fruity and herby with nice characteristic verdejo bitter on the finish
This bodega owns a modest 33 hectares of vineyard but rents 25 more of very old vines which give real quality to the wines. Being fermented in stainless steel and without oak ageing this young red shows great purity of fruit and a trace of mineral from the clay and limestone soils from which it comes. Ribera del Duero in its purest state.
Wine 100% Verdejo, the noblest white variety originally from Spain. A balanced and sweet wine
From among the highest vineyards of Ribera del Duero at an altitude of some 900 metres. The vines have to work hard and this provides good concentrated fruit, especially as the vines are over 60 years old, which gives great quality but low yields. The grapes are fermented separately in stainless steel before being blended together and ageing in barrels.
Made by Osborne who are based in El Puerto de Santa Maria. Here the river Guadalete meets the Atlantic and the town has a maritime atmosphere which is beneficial for the flor yeast and gives the wine a little extra freshness. Like all Finos it is matured under a film of natural yeasts (flor) which keeps the wine pale and dry and gives it its...
Single-variety wine from low yield vineyards where the combination of excellent natural conditions and a careful selection allows achieving excellent results from this noble grape variety. Extremely expressive and tropical on the nose, with hints of fresh fruit such as citrus, pineapple or melon. Nice and dry on the palate.
Tasty and well balanced, with a certain meatiness and good structure in its passage. Broad end, fruity and herbaceous, with the pleasant final bitterness characteristic of the Verdejo variety.
Pinot Grigio became so popular that some producers cut corners and many are rather thin. That could certainly not be said about this one, made by the talented Biscardo family in the grape’s homeland of the Veneto.
The grapes were harvested throughout the night preserving their natural acidity and delicate aromatic characters. Cold soaking in press for 8-10 hours before gentle pressing. Cold settling for 24 hours, racked off its heavy lees before inoculating with careful selected yeast strains. Temperature controlled fermentation at 14-16ºC for 16-20 days. Aged on...
From one of the most noble and autochthonous varietal as the Verdejo and in the emblematic region of Rueda, famous for its excellent white wines, Monteabellon Verdejo comes to life.
its soil is a mixture of fine elements,quartz and slate. The vineyards from the Bierzo are planted mainly on humid, dark soil that is slightly acidic and low in carbonates.
Elaborated 100% with grapes of the Pinot Noir variety planted in the vineyards that Alta Pavina owns in the Lands of Castile and Leon to 900m. of altitude in predominantly limestone soils with a small clay and sandy content. The collection was manual and after macerating 4 hours with their skins, it was fermented at a temperature of 14ºC until the end of...
This ia a classy wine from the Rias Baixas área in Galicia, where granite forms "fjords" and provides the soil and Atlantic exposure for the vines. To avoid excess humidity, the vines are trained up granite posts on pérgolas. The wine is fermented in stainless Steel and sold Young and fresh.
This is a delicious and versatile wine. It is made using a long slow fermentation in inox tanks and is then left on its lees for about five months to soak up more depth of flavour.
A wine from the Rías Baixas in Galicia and made 100% with selected Albariño grapes. They are harvested manually in 38 hectares of the firm´s own vineyard coming from Finca La Moreira, thus its name. This is the firm´s signature wine.
Coquinero is local slang for a person from El Puerto de Santa Maria, where this superb wine comes from. It takes the notion of Fino to another level as it starts life as Fino Quinta and after ageing full term as a Fino it is fortified to 17% to remove the flor yeast and then aged again, this time oxidatively for a further two years in a separate solera....
Fino is the pale dry style of Sherry from Jerez and El Puerto de Santa Maria. As this Jerez wine ages in barrel wild yeasts (flor) settle on the wine giving it a complex and delicious yeasty character while protecting it from oxidation and making it really dry.
Brilliant, full bodied wine, almost royal-purple in colour. Intense on the nose with fine aromas of fruit, notes of toasted spices and hints of rosemary with woodland notes. On the palate: beautifully assembled, smooth and fruity with agreeably restrained tannins, giving a long finish to a well balanced wine.
A fresh wine, with lots of fruit, gently textured and tasty. The Tempranillo is complemented by a small percentage of the Merlot variety bringing to the wine freshness, liveliness and complexity
A luminous wine with a medium light body of strawberry red.
Ronda is better known for red wines yet is quite capable of producing excellent whites. This very limited release is made only from selected grapes and the latest techniques where some of the wine is barrel fermented while the rest ferments in tank using dry ice to avoid oxidation.
The exposure of the vineyard is North/South and it is cultivated with Guyot system. The seasonal average production does not exceed 100 quintals per hectare.
A commitment to quality and a nod to tradition, recovering as protagonist one of the most forgotten white varieties and whose presence has traditionally been essential in the production of quality white wines in Rioja
Manzanilla is the pale dry Fino style Sherry from Sanlúcar de Barrameda where the Guadalquivir joins the Atlantic. The humidity allows a healthy growth of wild yeasts (flor) on the wine giving it a complex and delicious yeasty floral saline character.
Bodegas Amaren, created by Juan Luis Cañas (Bodegas Luis Cañas) as a tribute to his mother, are known for their modern-style wines which is also the case of this new Crianza. The wine is truly attractive, transmitting the finesse and elegance of the tempranillo variety and the fresh, delicate fruitiness of the garnacha. A balanced combination leaving a...
This a Fino from Jerez. Being inland the vineyards are hotter and dryer than those of El Puerto de Santa María and Sanlucar de Barrameda and the wines are slightly fuller. This wine has an average age of about five years and comes from a solera with three criaderas. Some is bottled and the rest feeds another solera for the older Fino Antique.
L’Hereu Blanc de Blancs is a sparkling wine marked by the authenticity of its origin, Vinya del Llac, an organically cultivated vineyard in Penedes with vines more than 40 years old, allowing the obtention of a structured, fresh and complex sparkling wine.
This blend of Tempranillo and Syrah is a dark, clean and bright wine with lots of fruit aromas and even those of the Serrania de Ronda. The Bodega Doña Felisa, near Ronda (Malaga), is a family business whose success has consisted in creating a series of wines with charm and character at a reasonable price. The cellar, well equipped and well integrated, is...
This wine, made from Tempranillo and Garnacha grapes, is the result of a manual and selected vintage among the oldest and highest quality vineyards. Aged for 24 months in French and American oak barrels in the silence of the underground cellars David Moreno has in the Rioja Alta.
This excellent wine is grown on a "terroir" of calcareous soil dating from the earliest times of Penedes, replete with marine fossils. It is carefully worked using the most respectful and sustainable techniques and provides, from different plots, the grapes that are picked, at harvest time and taken to the winery in in boxes of 20 kgs. After aging for 12...
2013 was an extraordinary year producing structured wines with hight acidity and excellent ripeness. All the organic grapes are handpicked and quickly transferred to the presses by gravity. Pressing is done at low pressure before blending the different musts. The first fermentation is done in stainless steel tanks with the second fermentation in the...
This white wine is made from the Sauvignon blanc grown on very limestone soils on the other side of the river from Pouilly which is the 15 hectare land that the Reverdy family has been mourning for several generations in the Loire, central France. This land was once under the sea and it shows in the minerality of this wine.
This is the top wine from bodegas Marques de Vizhoja, located on a beautiful hillside in the Condado de Tea area of Rias Baixas. The finca de Moreira vineyard provides superb grapes thanks to a summer "green harvest" which thins the crop allowing the remaining bunches to assimilate more intensity. The wines are fermented in stainless steel tanks on their...
From the 15 hectare domaine of the Reverdy family in the Loire vineyards of central France, this is classic Pouilly, made on very calcareous stony soils which were once under the sea and which give the wine the very slight smoky aroma some tasters observe.
This outstanding Penedés sparkling wine comes from “the vineyard of the fossils”, an area which was beneath the sea millions of years ago. It is farmed biodynamically to preserve life in the calcareous clay soil which is manured by the horses used for ploughing. The wine is a careful blend of grapes from the individual plots most suited to those varieties...
With grapes rigorously selected from certain Pinot Noir plots of the land of Pago de la Pavina, in Castile and Leon, an elaboration of the traditional burgundy tradition has been followed. It is a wine of great quality: clean, aromatic, persistent and very well strutted
It is a dense and intense wine from organic farming in vines of 40 years (the oldest of Bodegas Attis). These vineyards are oriented to the northwest and are tiled in a system of traditional granite pergolas that protect the plant from moisture and gives it a greater growth area. The soil on which these vines grow is made up of a suitable proportion of...
The grapes for this winecome from a single selection of vinesin the centre of the Finca El Estanquevineyard, a 60-hectare vineyardowned by the winery in the best areasof Haro. These particular vines are 40years old on average and from theshallow chalky soils that produceexcellent and healthy grapes.
This is the top sparkling wine from Raventos I Blanc, their prestige cuvee. It comes from the ancient fossil-laden calcareous soils of the Penedes where the grapes are farmed bio-dynamically and selected from special plots. Pressing is slow and delicate and the different grapes are fermented separately in stainless steel. After careful blending the wine...