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Sunday 26 February 2017 loc: GB

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Cava sales fizzing in Japan

Cava sales in Japan have increased year on year since 2008, and the Spanish sparkler has found a happy foothold in one of Asia’s most established wine markets, says Roman Linert, managing director for Codorniu Raventos in Asia.

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 No Comments »

Marqués de Cáceres looks for ‘landmark’ wine

Cristina Forner, president of Bodegas Marqués de Cáceres, talks to the drinks business about the evolution of Rioja, and finding the next “landmark” for the range.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 No Comments »

Enotria boosts portfolio with premium Rioja brands

UK on-trade supplier Enotria&Coe has boosted its Rioja portfolio with the addition to major premium brands, Ramón Bilbao and Sierra Cantabria.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 No Comments »

Carlos Moro receives national innovation award

Grupo Matarromera president Carlos Moro has been honoured with a National Innovation Award at the Spanish National Innovation and Design Awards – the highest awards for innovation in Spain.

Monday, February 13th, 2017 No Comments »

‘Inferior’ gran reservas ‘contaminating’ Rioja, producers claim

Prominent producers from Rioja are calling for gran reservas to be better protected against the ‘contamination” of the category by inferior, over-aged wines.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 5 Comments »

CVNE revives old Monopole style with ‘Clásico’ release

Rioja winery CVNE has launched its Monopole Clásico 2014 – a remake of the traditional style of Monopole wine it used to produce more than 40 years ago.

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 No Comments »

dbHK eats: Alzina

Warm Spanish hospitality awaited the dbHK team on a cold winter’s night at Alzina, a new Spanish outpost in Tsim Sha Tsui.

Monday, January 16th, 2017 No Comments »

Spain’s women in wine to watch

In the second instalment of our Spanish women in wine to watch feature, we flag up nine rising stars blazing a trail at their respective estates.

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 No Comments »

The best-selling Spanish wine brands in UK retailers

Spanish wine has taken a bit of a beating in UK retailers, with overall volume sales falling in the last year. But, with the bulk of the market led by the unidentified generics and bulk, Spanish brands have been rather more bullish.

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 No Comments »

Top 10 new products: December 2016

The last new products roundup of 2016 saw an eclectic mix of alcoholic offers, from an organic South African duo of wines and a spirit made from birch sap to a £16,000 Scotch.

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 No Comments »

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