Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

It’s a family affair

Remember the song? Sly and the Family Stone, 1972 - just to put your mind at rest! I can't remember the words, so I've no...

Telitec tasting tour finishes on a high!

I know that many of you have been following the reports on the Telitec Tasting, in association with Blu Property Group. In a nutshell the...

Bodegas Muga

You may have read a recent Cork Talk article about a small crack appearing in the apparently rich veneer of Spain's most famous area...

A cherry on the Telitec tasting tour trifle!

Actually, I'm not keen on trifle, so the title may be a little misleading. I'm referring to the old homily where the best is...

Spanish wine’s men/women/ institutions of the year

In another new, annual article (last week's Review of the Cork Talk Wine Events of the Year was the first) it's my intention here...

The Cork Talk wine year 2015

Regular readers (thank you so much, you are really appreciated!) will know that I was dreading last week's article. The Costa News Top Ten...

The 10 best Spanish wines tasted in 2015

I've been dreading this article! I started this 'name and praise' tradition several years ago. Reader interest and indeed bodega interest has gathered pace over...

Christmas 2015 – the wines

Firstly, relax - at this time of year, if you can't find the following wines at your local wine shops, most Spanish wineries are...

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