Other Spanish White Wine

Señorio de Guadianeja Macebeo 2010, La Mancha Spain   Macabeo is the variety here (although it is also known as Alcañol, Alcañón, Blanca de Daroca, Charas Blanc, Forcalla, Gredelín, Lardot, Maccabeo, Perpignan, Queue de Renard, Rossan, Viuna or Viura in Spain and France and may be related to our old friend Vermentino from NW Italy). It is light in body, quite floral on the nose, VERY crisp and dry and has a passion for shellfish…   Marina Alta Gran Selección Blanco 2010, Alicante Spain...

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Rioja White Wine

Jaun de Alzate de Bodegas Loli Casado, Lapuebla de Labarca, Rioja Alavesa “First the founder, then the son, now the granddaughter, Loli, heir to a tradition that the passage of time has transformed into a passion for a way of life and feeling for the earth where wine is culture and culture feeds the tradition.” That is the mission statement of this 75 year old winery (most of whose vines are that old as well!) in the heart of La Rioja. It’s working! Situated between 360 and 400 meters elevation the...

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