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Cariñena Blend Alert

At some point toward the end of the Iron Age, Celtic-speaking peoples from Gaul
began to migrate south across the snow-capped Pyrenees mountains and their… 565 more words

Red Wine

New Spanish wine arrivals at the SAQ Cellier

Recently, I have been tasting a number of Spanish new wine arrivals that are part of the latest SAQ Cellier catalog. These wines over deliver in quality at their price point and are excellent choices for weekday suppers. 585 more words

Castilla La Mancha

Garnacha from Cariñena

Today we will be talking about Garnacha, better known around the world under its French name of Grenache.  But the region we will focus on is located in Spain,  so let’s use regionally-appropriate name. 934 more words

Wine Ratings

Laithwaites Premiere Taste Panel - September 2015

I wrote back in July about the Premiere selections from leading online wine merchant Laithwaites where, for a one-off yearly charge, they send you 2 additional bottles to try every time you purchase a case of wine.  712 more words

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