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Thursday 26 November 2015


Fine wine in focus: Spain

Spain’s fine wines have never exactly wowed on the secondary market but beneath the lack of standout headlines their performance is far from woeful.

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Spanish winemaker praises 2015 potential

One of Spain’s leading winemakers has declared that his fruit this year was as good as any he could remember, raising the potential of this year’s vintage.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Rioja reports its earliest ever harvest

Rioja has recorded its earliest ever harvest this year, according to the control board for the region.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

International Sherry Week returns

International Sherry Week returns for a second year this week, with events all over the world planned to celebrate the delights of the Spanish fortified wine.

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Pénedes predicts healthy vintage

The Spanish region of Pénedes is set to toast the 2015 vintage as a strong one despite the variable weather conditions throughout the year, one of its leading producers has reported.

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Spanish Wines promotes food pairing

A new initiative called “Eat Spain Drink Spain” has launched in the UK to show that Spanish wine and food are the “most natural of partners”.

Friday, October 16th, 2015 1 Comment »

Walker and Wodehouse strengthens Spanish offer

Bibendum PLB’s specialist off-trade arm Walker & Wodehouse has bolstered its Spanish portfolio with the addition of Rioja producer Bodegas Cosme Palacio.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Italy becomes largest wine producer

Italy has overtaken France to become the country with the largest wine production in the world, as it expects a 50.37 million hectolitre harvest in 2015-16.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 No Comments »

On this day 1264… Jerez liberated

On this day in 1264 the Kingdom of Castile captured Jerez de la Frontera from the Moors.

Friday, October 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Torres revives ‘ancestral’ varieties

Torres has revived two more “ancestral” varieties as part of its long-running project to bring back forgotten grapes.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 1 Comment »

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