Conoce más sobre la vendimia

Thursday October 17th, 2019 / /

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. La materia prima con la que se elabora el vino es una fruta, y como tal, hay que recolectarla. A este […]

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Altos de Rioja, la bodega

Monday October 7th, 2019 / /

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Altos de Rioja, una singular bodega estilo “boutique”, nace en 2006 en el corazón de Rioja Alavesa con el objetivo de […]

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TIPOS DE COPAS

Wednesday March 7th, 2018 / /

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. LA FORMA IMPORTA  La copa en la que vamos a disfrutar nuestro vino condicionará su aroma, sabor, equilibrio y gusto. Sorprendentemente, […]

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FACTORES DE INFLUENCIA EN EL VINO

Wednesday March 7th, 2018 / /

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. LO QUE DETERMINA SU CALIDAD Podemos definir 4 factores de influencia que determinarán la calidad de un vino. Variedad de uva […]

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SPECIAL WINES

Wednesday February 28th, 2018 / /

THE BEYOND THE WINE In previous publications, we discussed the great wine classifications and their typologies. This time we will focus on those we called special wines, that is, those that have unique characteristics derived from: Type of grapes with which they are made, affected by a climatic influence or external agent. Winemaking process different […]

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VINO Y SALUD

Tuesday February 20th, 2018 / /

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. El vino, que podríamos considerarlo alimento por su importancia histórica en la dieta y por su procedencia, se considera un alcohol […]

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LAS CIFRAS DEL VINO EN ESPAÑA

Tuesday February 20th, 2018 / /

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. España es el primer productor mundial en superficie según datos de la OIV con unas plantaciones que cubren algo más de […]

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WINE CLASSIFICATIONS

Thursday February 8th, 2018 / /

WINE CATEGORIES We can distinguish 5 basic classifications to categorize wine: general or by its elaboration: this classification will divide between still wines and those that have some special characteristic derived from their elaboration process. by its sugar content: depending on the residual sugar content of the wine (remaining from its fermentation) we can distinguish […]

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TYPES OF BOTTLES: MARKING THE DIFFERENCE

Tuesday January 16th, 2018 / /

DEFINITION OF BOTTLE According to the Real Academia de la Lengua Española, it is called a “glass vessel, cooked clay or other material, with a narrow neck, which serves to contain liquids” The origin of this term is coined in ancient Rome from the Latin word “ampulla“. The glass bottles as we know them in […]

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THE WINE IN SPAIN: PART OF OUR CULTURE AND HISTORY.

Tuesday January 16th, 2018 / /

The origin of wine in Spain dates from the first plantations in the year 3,000 B.C. with the arrival of the Phoenicians to our lands, although the first crops did not begin until 1100 B.C. in the area of ​​what is now Cádiz, on the western Andalusian coast. Throughout the time of the Roman Empire […]

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BOTTLE SIZES

Thursday September 7th, 2017 / /

Throughout history wine has been changing containers for transport and conservation. From the time when the wine was transported in clay amphorae to the daily use of the bottles, many years have passed and other materials such as wood and even animal skins have been carried out, but the concern to keep the wines in […]

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BASIC CONCEPTS

Thursday September 7th, 2017 / /

What is wine? Wine (from the Latin vinum) is a drink obtained from the grape (Vitis vinifera species) by alcoholic fermentation of its must or juice. This fermentation is produced by the metabolic action of yeast, which transforms the sugars of the fruit into alcohol (ethanol) and this chemical reaction releases gas in the form […]

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WINE HISTORY

Thursday September 7th, 2017 / /

Wine and Humanity Wine has been and will be part of man’s own history and culture as one of the first creations of humanity. The ancient historians considered the origin of wine in Prehistory. We could think of wine as one of the first discoveries about chemical reactions, even if they were casual or spontaneous. […]

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