Tag Archives : Spain

Wine from La Palma / 2011 Juan Jesús Pérez Adrián – La Palma DO 12

Wine from La Palma Juan Jesús Pérez Adrián is a small winery from La Palma, Spain. La Palma is the fifth largest island of the Canary Island archipelago with just around 90.000 inhabitants and just like the other Canary Islands, La Palma is a volcanic ocean island. This volcanic soil makes wine from La Palma […]

2011 Juan Jesús Pérez Adrián - La Palma DO

2011 Bodegas Menade - Menade - Rueda DO

2011 Bodegas Menade – Menade – Rueda DO 8

Good-value Verdejo Bodegas Menade is a Spanish winery that produces wine in wine-producing region Rueda DO which covers parts of the two provinces Segovia and Valladolid. Today I have tasting notes for their Menade (2011 vintage) for you. Menade is a white wine manufactured completely with organic Verdejo grapes. The wine aged in stainless steel […]

2009 Bodegas Hermanos Pérez Pascuas – Gavilàn – Ribera del Duero D.O. 2

Bodegas Hermanoes Pérez Pascuas is a winery from the Spanish region Castile and León. The winery produces six red wines. All of them are at least in parts manufactured with Tempranillo grapes. It is said to be that Bodegas Hermanos Pérez Pascuas is one of the best wineries in the Ribera del Duero. They bottle […]

2009 Bodegas Hermanos Pérez Pascuas - Gavilàn - Ribera del Duero D.O.

Wine Quiz #7 – Solutions 2

Wine quiz solutions It’s Friday again! If you live in American then I hope you had a great Thanksgiving yesterday. Time for the solutions of this week’s wine quiz. Question 1 There were a few surprise in the latest Gambero Rosso guide. Which of the following wines did not win the prestigious “tre bicchieri” award? […]

Wine Quiz #7 14

Wine Quiz November 20th Welcome back to the weekly wine quiz here at Vino in Love! Five new questions are waiting for you to get solved and as always don’t be afraid of participating! Bragging-rights are up for grabs! If you missed any of the previous versions of Vino in Love’s wine quiz then go […]

2005 Bodegas Valdemar - Conde de Valdemar-Reserva - Rioja DOC

2005 Bodegsa Valdemar – Conde de Valdemar Reserva – Rioja DOC 7

Bodegas Valdemar is a Spanish winery from Oyon which is a town in the Rioja wine-region. Bodegas Valdemar actually consists of  four small wineries which together produces a total of 22 wines. I actually wanted to open this bottle at Tempranillo-day but unfortunately I couldn’t. Therefore I decided to open the wine at a dinner. […]

2010 Bodegas Marqués de Càcerces – Blanco Joven – Rioja DOC 7

A white Rioja Bodegas Marqués de Càcerces is a Spanish winery from the Rioja area. The vineyards of Marqués de Càcerces are located in Cenicero, La Rioja. Five red, three white and one pink wine are produced by the winery. Blanco Joven is white Rioja – to be honest it’s the first white Rioja that […]

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