Tag: Spain

On the pour: Gaba do Xil Godello

This month in the wine-tasting machines at our London Shop, you’ll find a citrus and mineral Godello from Telmo Rodríguez. Joshua Friend explains why it’s worth a detour to Pall Mall

On the pour: Pétalos

Every month we put one of the wines available to taste in the London Shop in the spotlight. This time it’s the turn of an old-vine Mencía from Bierzo, crafted by one of Spain’s most famous names

Is Cava in crisis?

With a new splinter group leaving the Cava DO, Master of Wine and Agency Manager Lenka Sedlackova asks whether Catalan sparkling wine is having an identity crisis, and considers what the future might hold for fine Spanish fizz

Feliz Navidad: Rioja’s Christmas credentials

As 25th December approaches and planning begins for feasting galore, our Buyer Catriona Felstead MW argues that one region might just have the answer to any and all of the season’s food-pairing conundrums