More info on the boycotting of Spanish cava. This article gives some background into the roots of the problem along what is being done to reverse it. Read about the Spanish Cava boycott here.
Carbonic Maceration: A winemaking technique used to produce light, fruity red wines with a distinctive character. This definition taken from Answers.com goes on to explain the process with which this “light fruity wine” is made. Last month, I wrote about my […]
What is Schist? To answer that question, I found a great article about Schist, written by Bill Nesto, MW. Everything you could possibly want to know about this soil type can be explained in the previous article. However, I want […]
O’Beirne operates a Spanish tour agency for travelers with his company, Magical Spain. Read about Spanish tours here.
Here is an article about the history of spanish wine, or at the very least, a brief summation of how Spain has been able to rise in the ranks. Read about Spanish wine here.
We’ve been in Norway for the past two weeks, and plan on being back in Madrid on Saturday with new and exciting articles to follow. However, to give you something to think about while we are in the frozen fjords, […]
The exportation of wine from Rioja have grown by 3.3% in the first ten months of 2005, relative to the previous year. The sales amounted to 56.3 million litres, according to the Grupo de Criadores y Exportadores de Vinos de […]
The New Year is right around the corner, and I hope that all of you are getting ready to spend it with good friends and great wine. 2005 was the first year of many for Catavino, and we’re looking forwards […]
Another year come and gone as we head into the biggest day for consuming sparkling wines. For most people, Champagne will be the wine of choice with bright stars bubbling up in the glass as we count down to the […]
As the year winds down, and we look over our shoulders at the year behind us, we realized how much information Catavino has provided. Therefore, in the coming days, we’ll be linking you back to some of the early articles […]