Sometimes, you have to look back in time to be innovative. The passing of time involves change and evolution, but our traditions guide us to the essence of the wines we have been making for five generations. Petra de Valpiedra is our special tribute to the old Rioja wines made from Garnacha, the most common grape variety in the old days. Our … [Read more...] about Petra de Valpiedra – a wine full of traditional Rioja flavours
We do not know exactly when white wine came to be named as such. However, it can be easily seen that this type of wine is not actually white, but rather pale yellow, from golden or amber to straw-coloured or almost translucent; it can even have greenish hues. In fact, the colour that characterises white wines is the result of little or no … [Read more...] about Why is it that white wine has its characteristic colour?
Familia Martínez Bujanda offers customers the chance to enjoy exclusive wines that are not available in the market. These wines are carefully selected for their quality from the winery’s best vintages, and are then aged in our premises to make fine wines that live up to the expectations of the most demanding wine connoisseurs. According to the … [Read more...] about Come join our Barrel Club
Most wine consumers know just a couple of wine openers. However, there are many different types, some of them used only by sommeliers. There are as many types of wine openers in terms of materials and shapes as are ways of opening a bottle of wine. Below, you will find detailed descriptions of the types of wine openers available in the … [Read more...] about Wine openers
White wines are made from non-coloured grape pulp or from grapes with coloured skin that undergo maceration without the skin in the juice. Despite the name, white wine is not white but straw-yellow, yellow-green or yellow-gold. White wine, like red wine, includes a large number of varieties that are the result of: -The grape they are made … [Read more...] about A guide to identify the different types of white wine