Check out the excellent Justin’s review over at Catavino, which I can second, having got moderately wasted there on a cycle trip. (I don’t link much to Catavino because I have a basic distrust of wine reviews: if you liked it that much, how come you can remember anything about it?)
Spanish wine producers have caught the marketing bug, which usually goes hand in hand with pouring loads of oak chips into
- Mysterious sherry transports
Arthur Kenyon in Letters from Spain (GBS), in an otherwise standard mid-19th century account of the sherry trade in Jerez (“Zeres”),
- Denominación de origen 4-lane highway
The excellent Catavino is upset that the authorities want to tarmac over 100 hectares of vineyards in the Duero. I’m a
- Request for wine-tasting rules
Locusts, wind, and plastic in the post-Parker world.
- “Bedouin” walks in Jordan
An excellent ongoing client review.