Tempranillo Wars: Rethinking the Traditional-Modern Schism in Rioja & Ribera del Duero

  Bryce Wiatrak 11 May 2018 “It is a fantastic winery, but it’s also a time capsule,” says Víctor Charcán of Bodegas Roda. “It was the first modern vineyard of Rioja,” counters Telmo Rodríguez of both Remelluri and his eponymous label. Both are referring to López de Heredia, long perceived as the textbook “traditionalist” warrior Learn More …

Edmond de Rothschild Unveils Revamped Château Clarke, Launches New Zealand Label

Exclusive news and research for the wine, spirits and beer executive Edmond de Rothschild Unveils Revamped Château Clarke, Launches New Zealand Label With wine interests in Bordeaux, Spain, Argentina, South Africa, and New Zealand, Compagnie Vinicole Baron Edmond de Rothschild has been undertaking a full overhaul across its portfolio—including a new direction for its flagship Learn More …

Spain’s Abadia Retuerta Wine Wins Renown Without a Regional Appellation

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Gotta Have Godelia

TheWineBlog /•/ Luiz Alberto, #winelover. Founder of the #winelover community, judge at International wine competitions, wine educator and communicator. /•/ Philip S. Kampe, #winelover: Growing up in New Orleans has opened my eyes to the world of wine, food, and culture. My heritage is a combination of French, British, and Hungarian. Add eight years of Learn More …

Spring Sips (a.k.a. a masterclass in terroir)

Sipping & nibbling in LA & beyond A blog about food, drinks, wine, Los Angeles. The local, the bizarre, the incredible, the delicious. @LAWineGal Marijke van Niekerk: Copywriter by day/wine student by night/professional musician at times. Proudly South African lover of Los Angeles. Tweet me @LAWineGal.   Friday, February 9, 2018 Spring Sips (a.k.a. a Learn More …