Airén and Tempranillo are among the top 10 varieties of wine produced in the world´s vineyard. The top ten main grape varieties in the world have an “Asian aroma”. This is evident from the report of the International Organization of...
As plants, vines follow annual growth cycles set by the seasons. The arrival of autumn and winter, when temperatures drop, means the plant ceases its activity and enters a dormant phase until spring, when it becomes active once again....
You'll see the same on any vineyard across the planet, whether it's in La Mancha, France or in New World countries like New Zealand and the United States. Although this may seem like a merely decorative touch or the...
Although nature can be observed and analysed with scientific methods and criteria, its exact behaviour in plants (luckily for wine growers) can't be predicted with mathematical precision. As a living thing, the vine is subject to external forces, so...
They're part of the local identity, inseparable from the land, they express the distinguishing features of the people who live, feel and understand winemaking as a shared legacy, an age-old inheritance from Ancient Rome, but each one has its...
Chinese New Year is next weekend, initiating the year of the Rooster. The perfect moment to share food and wine with your family! The first day of the Chinese New Year is on Saturday, 28 January, initiating the year of...
2016 has been a year full of moments, moments that have been shared with the loved ones or even with strangers; but always with a glass of wine in our hand... From La Mancha Designation of Origin we want to...
Do you love Christmas? Do you love wine? Do you love recycling? Do you love DIY? Here you have some wine cork Christmas decoration ideas to combine all your passions! If you are a wine lover you are going to...
Check out these tattoos from devotees who have made a lifetime commitment to wine. Tattoo wine ideas! A tattoo is a permanent design made on skin with a needle and ink. Just how much of a wine lover are you? Wine...
20 of some of the most famous wine quotes. These memorable quotes will stick with you every time you experience the delights of wine. Great quotes! Words on wine from around the world, over the ages… by poets and authors,...
One of the lowest in the 21st century According to data released by the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (the OIV), world wine production for 2016 is estimated to be 259 million hectolitres, a 5% drop. In October, the first...
We visit the bakery at Tradición 1892 cake shop in Alcázar de San Juan, with a lovely aroma of pastries wafting over us. Despite the order and cleanliness, there's frenetic activity here in the build-up to All Saints' Day. In...
Planning on throwing a Halloween party with your family and friends? If so, of course you want to have the best and spookiest decor. Check out these Halloween wine accessories for all your party needs 1. Bottle stoppers Halloween-themed bottle stoppers for...