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Ten Spanish whites to enjoy this summer, including some orange wines

Amaya Cervera | July 19th, 2022

This week we publish our second article with wines that we have enjoyed in recent months. It's time for whites now, so they might come in handy to cope with this summer's high temperatures.

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Two dozen sparkling wines to enjoy this Christmas

Amaya Cervera | December 21st, 2021

Despite the fact that Catalan sparkling wines have grown more complicated in the last decade, there has never been such a wealth of exciting bubbly in the area. These are some of our favourite sips.

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Our favourite releases tasted at Innoble Wine Fest (and II)

Amaya Cervera | July 28th, 2021

This is our second article featuring new releases tasted at Innoble, the very entertaining wine fest held in Sanlúcar de Barrameda late in June. In this case the focus is on white and fortified wines from Andalucía as well as reds.

Recommended wines 2021-07-28 08:07:03

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Our favourite releases tasted at Innoble Wine Fest (I)

Yolanda Ortiz de Arri | July 20th, 2021

A real favourite among wine events, Innoble brings together the most interesting producers of Andalucía with other exciting names from across Spain in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. These were some of our discoveries in the latest edition.

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Spanish rosés: a vibrant and diverse selection

Amaya Cervera | August 9th, 2020

Pink is arguably the happiest colour to have in our glasses in such a challenging year. Regardless of how you feel about this, it is a great time to explore the unwavering dynamism of Spanish rosés.

Recommended wines 2020-08-09 11:08:37

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Eight producers reveal their Spanish wines for Christmas

Amaya Cervera | December 12th, 2018

In previous years we asked SWL contributors, sommeliers and international experts to pick their favourite Spanish wines. In 2018, we have asked eight leading Spanish producers to recommend a wine for Christmas which has not been made by them.

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Unfortified whites from Jerez: back to the roots and the soil

Yolanda Ortiz de Arri | October 8th, 2018

Coinciding with International Sherry Week (8-14 October), SWL selects ten favourite unfortified wines made in the Sherry Triangle which deserve their space in the universe of dry white wines of the world.

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Ten Spanish wines to discover in spring

Amaya Cervera | March 28th, 2016

We have compiled a selection of new, exciting wines for wine lovers willing to discover new styles during the spring or in their next trip to Spain.

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31 wines to try in August

Amaya Cervera | July 31st, 2015

SWL picks 31 wines to try this summer, one for each day of August. Stay tuned —a new flight of exciting wines will be added to this piece every week.

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Eleven Albariño wines worth waiting for

Amaya Cervera | July 9th, 2015

Albariño is much more than just a white grape from Spain. Despite expanding to other Galician regions beyond its Rías Baixas stronghold, Galicia’s white queen struggles for recognition for its ability to age.

Recommended wines 2015-07-09 06:07:53

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Our red -and white- picks from Priorat

Amaya Cervera | June 25th, 2015

During the three-day conference Espai Priorat held at the end of May we discovered a new trend towards fresher and more approachable styles in this steep, breathtaking region. Here is a selection of some favourites.

Recommended wines 2015-06-25 01:06:43

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Five Verdejo wines that tell a different story

Amaya Cervera | May 12th, 2015

Verdejo is a tremendously popular, easy-to-drink white wine that can be found almost everywhere in Spain. But Rueda’s native grape is also capable of producing some outstanding, distinctive whites. We select five that break down stereotypes.

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Five unconventional whites to seek in 2015

Amaya Cervera | January 14th, 2015

Do you fancy tasting something really different in 2015? We suggest five Spanish whites that escape all conventional routes either by their novelty, exotic grapes or style.

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Our favourite wines in 2014

Amaya Cervera | December 29th, 2014

The SWL team picks the wines (obviously Spanish) that have moved them most throughout the year. Many thanks to all contributors for sharing these highly personal choices.

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Our top cavas and sparkling wines for Christmas

Amaya Cervera | December 18th, 2014

After tasting our way through a great deal of top Cavas and some interesting newcomers in the Spanish fizz market, we list our favourites to toast over the Christmas holidays.

Recommended wines 2014-12-18 02:12:44