Penedès

    Six wines to complement Masterchef Sophie’s recipes

    …. 01223 568993). With the new Gaudi-decorated bottle, this sexy Cava has dressed itself in the finest livery on the wine shelves today. It’s a relief then that the flavour is also striking and memorable. Get your Gaudi-inspired party invitations in the post today! 2011 Soprasasso, Valpolicella Ripasso, Veneto, Italy (£10.99, Co-op). I love…

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    Six unusual and eclectic wines this week to tempt you off the beaten track

    …, finely-crafted every day bottles, too. This is a rare skill. 2012 DB is a bright, cassis-soaked, spicy Cabernet and it’s a wickedly enticing barbecue wine with enough depth and bravado to slice through even the chunkiest of steaks. 2012 Codorníu Gran Cremant Vintage, Brut, Cava, Penedès, Spain (£10.49, reduced to £6.99 from 6-26 August, Co-op). I…

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