The excellence of Familia Martínez Bujanda’s wines continues to accumulate awards and capture the attention of critics. This time, several of our wines have been highlighted both in the Peñín 2020 Wine Guide and in the famous Parker Wine List. The Peñin Wine Guide is the reference in Spain to qualify wines. This list, which began in the 80s, is … [Read more...] about The wines of Familia Martínez Bujanda, stand out in the Parker List and the Peñín 2020 Guide
Solidarity is a rising value in contemporary society, and fair or responsible trade initiatives, socially responsible products or goods promoting cooperation are becoming increasingly popular. The younger generations of consumers attach importance to elements beyond the merely economic. To them, where the money goes matters when they pay for their … [Read more...] about Social responsibility in the wine industry
At a wine tasting, you learn about the characteristics of different wines. There is more than one way of tasting wines. Vertical wine tastings, mostly attended by professional wine tasters, are an interesting way of evaluating the evolution of a single wine from different vintages from the same winery. A horizontal wine tasting involves … [Read more...] about What is vertical wine tasting?
Wine lovers often find it difficult to make their way through the wine lexicon. Here we discuss the differences between two easily confused terms: varietal and single-varietal. They refer to two different types of wines. The word varietal describes a wine that is made from a dominant grape variety. For a wine to be varietally labelled, it must … [Read more...] about Varietal vs single-varietal wines
Grenache is a very special red grape variety, playing an important role in Spanish and global wine making. In the past, it used to be a widely planted grape, although its popularity declined in favour of varieties that were easier to grow and had a greater yield. Today, however, it is the third most widely grown grape variety in Spain, and one … [Read more...] about International Grenache Day, aka #GrenacheDay