Finca Antigua

The Power of Wine Aromas

Smell is the sense with the strongest memory and, because of this, it also the sense which is most closely linked to emotions. Learning how to recognise the aromas in different wines can help us know them better, discover their origins and even associate them to different emotions. Ultimately, it can make you enjoy wine even more. In order to … [Read more...] about The Power of Wine Aromas

Corks, synthetic plugs and screw bottle caps are much more than just a passing trend

In the past few years, there has been a growing debate on the type of plug or cap that should be used to seal wine bottles. We hear lots about the advantages of using natural cork, rather than synthetic plugs or screw caps, but, in reality, in the majority of cases, the specific characteristics and advantages of each one are not completely … [Read more...] about Corks, synthetic plugs and screw bottle caps are much more than just a passing trend

Grape Treading and Winepress, Fundamental Elements in Traditional Harvesting and Winemaking

Until quite recently, grape treading had been relegated to small wine cellars and family businesses. However, given the touristic interest that grape stomping is causing amongst wine lovers, this aspect of the most traditional winemaking has resurfaced in the past few years. Grape treading has been a clear referent and a distinctive feature of … [Read more...] about Grape Treading and Winepress, Fundamental Elements in Traditional Harvesting and Winemaking

Finca Antigua’s Commitment to Efficient Energy Sources

Finca Antigua has developed a photovoltaic solar self-consumption installation project at their cellar in Cuenca. One of the best ways of achieving a stable supply of electric energy is installing photovoltaic solar self-consumption modules. This method yields excellent results and provides a greater level of independence when it comes to … [Read more...] about Finca Antigua’s Commitment to Efficient Energy Sources

Very Special White Wines to Enjoy During the Summer

With the arrival of the summer heat, what everyone is craving the most is drinking ‘something fresh’ which can also quench your thirst. During summer, appetizer time, as well as the time after lunch, usually mark a before and an after in anyone’s summer days. Leaving water and soft drinks aside, the best suggestion to be made is to enjoy a good … [Read more...] about Very Special White Wines to Enjoy During the Summer