I’ve spent 3 days in Colchagua Valley of Chile in the very last days of 2017; seen breathtaking vineyards with modern wineries and tasted good wines. Here, I’ve made a small summary of all these. As you can understand from the title, we only visited 2 wineries a day, because I wanted it to be… Continue reading PHOTO DIARY: 3 DAYS 6 WINERIES
We’re almost done with 2017! This year, I’ve prepared a small summary of my best wine moments of the year, the moments that I wish to throw back into, instead of the traditional Top 10 wines. 1. Those of you who are following me through social media would know that in the end of 2016,… Continue reading A DELICIOUS YEAR
Today, I am celebrating the first anniversary of my arrival to Nova Scotia. Last year on December 7th,Nova Scotia welcomed us in our new address and since then, as well as being a part of the wine sector, I have been discovering the landscape, the culture, the cuisine and everything that comes with it. In this… Continue reading THE GEM OF EAST COAST: NOVA SCOTIA
Do you know what I did last summer? I’ve visited the wine region that I admire the most: Champagne. I was already in love with everything about Champagne before the trip. As a winemaker, it’s the production method that I’ve studied and admired the most; as a wine drinker, it’s the wine that I enjoy… Continue reading THE SMILING ANGEL
Happy International Sherry Week 2017 to everyone! According to good news, this year more than 25 countries are celebrating Sherry week with special events and tastings. Me, being lucky, I am celebrating it by creating a pour & pair blog. Since I am currently living in Nova Scotia, I’ve decided to create a dish with… Continue reading MANZANILLA & NOVA SCOTIA LOBSTER ON HARVEST TIME
Some memories are so special that it bothers me not having enough tools to remember or enough time to share them. The technical trip that we’ve made to Andalucía with my professors and classmates from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid is one of them. We’ve made this trip in October 2014, so these photos on my… Continue reading SHERRYLANDIA
Aglianico is a special variety for me. It’s a grape variety that I’ve first met in the vineyard, before drinking any wine from it. When I saw it in the vineyard for the first time, it didn’t even have the grapes on it, just some young leaves and inflorescence. I was very curious about the… Continue reading HOW I MET AGLIANICO?