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    A Love Letter to Sherry…Wine

    … and olive trees show you the path. But coming back to wine, sherry is not the only one, still wine was produced well before. Still wine in Cadiz? Absolutely, some of the oldest pre-phylloxera vitis vinifera wild varieties are found here such as Tintilla de Rota, Palomino Pelusón, Perruno… Very few survived and in the last ten years individual private…

    6 readers - By Catavino

    Touring and Tasting

    … their Round of 16 playoff game to Colombia earlier in the day but their show was still worthy of a nightcap of a bottle. This was a bottle that I'd been given at the Wine Blogger's conference last year in Penticton. Luckily, the Uruguayan producers had some bottles left at the end of the conference and I managed to score this rarity (at least to me…

    4 readers - By 2001 Bottles - A Wine Odyssey