Tag Archives: Verdejo

FLASH SALE: 20% off CdM Ruedas – ends midnight Thur!

Castelo de Medina Verdejo was recently awarded the titles of ‘Best Verdejo IN THE WORLD‘ and ‘Best Spanish White Wine‘ by the eminent-if-awkwardly-named ‘World Association of Writers and Journalists of Wines and Spirits!’ An incredible achievement for a wine at its price – congratulations winemaker Carmen Blanco! To celebrate, we’re offering Medina’s uber-summery Ruedas at …

FLASH PROMO on ‘Best Verdejo in the world’, ends April 30

WE MENTIONED THIS on social media but, in case you missed it (why aren’t you religiously reading all our tweets?!), Castelo de Medina Verdejo was recently awarded the titles of ‘Best Verdejo IN THE WORLD‘ and ‘Best Spanish White Wine‘ by the eminent-if-awkwardly-named ‘World Association of Writers and Journalists of Wines and Spirits!’ An incredible …

CHRISTMAS SPECIALS: Spain

Casas de Herencia Tinto  Valencia  €10.49 or €8.99 for 2+ Legado Muñoz Garnacha  Castilla  €10.49 €9.49 Pago de Cirsus Oak Aged 2011  Navarra  €12.99 or €9.99 for 2+ Warm aromas of raspberry and sandalwood waft generously from the glass. The lavish palate shows ripe tannins and gorgeous flavours of blackberry, mocha and brown sugar. Expressive style. Real Castelo Verdejo …

Is Verdejo the new & improved Sauvignon Blanc?

Verdejo is a grape variety I find a lot more people are on the look out for these days. We’ve taken in four new ones recently from Castelo de Medina in Rueda, so it’s conveniently coincided with somewhat of a craving for something different and that feel good Tuesday feeling when I trick myself into …

The Rising Star of Rueda

Just as its national team awoke as a sleeping giant of international football last summer, Spain has its own sleeping giants in wine terms. Most famous for the red wines of Rioja or the bubbly Cava of Cataluña, Spain is showing internationally that it’s much more than just one or two superstars. For much of …