Founded as a monastery by Carthusians from Provence at the turn of the 13th century, Scala Dei is one of the oldest wine producers in Western Europe. It’s located in Priorat DOQ, home to dense and powerful red blends. Owned by Codorniu Raventos sin..
Yesterday’s article featured very fine, luxury Cava from Codorniu Raventos. Today we look at Viña Pomal Rioja, one of the brands produced at Bodegas Bilbainas.
The history of Bodegas Bilbainas goes back to 1859, though the company didn’t take th..
Most wine lovers know Codorniu Raventos as a producer of Cava. That’s understandable as, in 1872, Codorniu became the first winery in Spain to focus on sparkling production and essentially created the category of wine now known as Cava. The company..
Bellota, a SOMA restaurant steeped in the cuisines of Spain, opened about five months ago. It’s from the Absinthe Group, which also operates Absinthe, Arlequin, Boxing Room and Comstock Saloon. Bellota’s executive chef is Ryan McIlwraith, recently ..
The vineyard surrounding Bodega Belondrade, producer of Belondrade y Lurton Verdejo
Didier Belondrade founded his eponymous winery with the idea that Verdejo from Rueda, fermented and aged in 100% new French oak barrels, could be among the fine..