Saturday, 16 December, 2017

Tag: wine

CONNOISSEURS  of Spanish wines can mark 2017 down as a vintage year. Not only will stocks arrive two to three weeks earlier but the wines will be more alcoholic and of a higher quality, say...

FOR some of us, navigating our way around the wine section can be a daunting task. How are we supposed to know which is the best tipple? Are screw caps a no go? Does price matter?...

SPAIN, Italy and France are bracing for their worst grape harvest in decades. Farmers in the three countries, which together produce over half the world's wines, have been hit by extreme weather, including heavy hail...

IT has been a positive month for the drinks industry in Malaga. Despite a serious drought this year, the key wine producing areas have held up fairly well. In Ronda, fears of a 50% drop in...

Over 30% of all the grapes picked in Jerez’s wine harvest are being picked at night to avoid the worse of the seasonal heat.

it was ruled that blue wine does not fit among the 17 approved types

Jorge Ordonez’ dry moscatel Botani was chosen by globally-renowned wine critic Robert Parker as one of his top three 2016 wines selling at under $20 a bottle

They hope to sync the day with the Day of La Rioja in the Spanish town of the same name

The festival featured 5,800 varieties of wine

Drinking wine at dinner gives a ‘more positive’ outlook on life

Offering 70 wines by the glass, separated into easy to understand price brackets

Mob spills flood of plonk onto motorway in anger at cheap imports

Rioja region to begin importing Changyu Noble Dragon

Wine from two-hectare Manilva vineyard makes it onto the wine list of the world’s best restaurant, writes Iona Napier

Spain also led the field during the same period for the most vino sold abroad, at almost a third of the total

The quality control board, controlled by the Government of La Rioja has caused controversy by opening the door to 60 new producers in Alava

HE was the man who sold the world, but now David Bowie’s memory is selling a Spanish wine. The rock star, who died on January 11 after an 18-month battle with cancer, designed a wine...

Away from the tourist jargon and the public glare, La Guitarrón is truly one of the undiscovered jewels of Jerez

Jumping on board the latest fad Elliott uploaded a video of himself precariously balancing a bottle of wine on his tray while riding a hover board

The largest convention of its kind is set to take place in the world-famous wine region of La Rioja

There is finally a medically authority on the ultimate bar dilemma between beer and wine

Wine makes you fine

Just eight bars signed up to the event, making it the town’s worst ever turn-out

OP blogger Luke Andrews takes a trip around the largest Bodega in Jerez

A DINNER invitation from Barack Obama is hard to turn do, but a Spanish winemaker nearly did just that. Cesar Enriquez’s Galician red, Peza do Rei, was chosen by the US president at his annual...

Jerezanos relationship with the UK goes no further than alcohol, the perfect way to start a strong and lasting bond




OVER 17,700 residents in the ORA areas of Palma have until January 31 to renew parking permits. Residents who have had accidents or incidents over...
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