Como abrir una botella de vino sin sacacorchos y no morir en el intento. Alguna vez nos ha pasado, o nos puede pasar que queramos abrir una botella de vino, y no tengamos un sacacorchos, para poder hacerlo.
Siempre este tipo de cosas ocurre en el peor momento, cuando estamos en compañía de una persona querida, o en el momento de una celebración importante.
Para estas situaciones incómodas, daremos unas pautas de como poder abrir la botella de vino, y salir así con éxito de este tipo de percances.
How to know if a wine is chopped and is in poor condition. It is not always appreciated quickly if a wine is chopped, or is in poor condition.
We say that a wine is chopped when its smell and taste are not adequate.
Chopping a wine is very common and we should not be alarmed. Chopping is caused by bacteria, acetic bacteria.
This bacterium needs oxygen to be able to live, which tells us that if a wine is chopped it is because air enters the bottle. Normally it is usually because the plug is in poor condition and has let air through.
What is the Parker score and Spanish wines with the best rating. The Parker score of the wines, owes its name to Robert M Parker, a wine critic who creates his wine valuation scale recognized worldwide by all countries, and wine critics.
Las diferencias entre el vino espumoso, el cava y el champagne son notables y conviene conocerlas. La forma mas sencilla de conocerla sea la etiqueta del producto, pero existen además características de elaboración que definen perfectamente a cada uno.
What does a wine need to be ecological today? A series of conditions are necessary for a wine to be considered ecological. These conditions affect the land in which the vineyard, the grape, the winemaking and also its conservation are grown.
Las 10 bodegas mas originales de España, no siempre son las conocidas. Algunas son edificios de construcción moderna y evolutiva. Otras son la esencia del pasado con edificios que emblemáticos, mas propios de museos que de bodegas.
Muchas de estas bodegas han incorporado a sus instalaciones de elaboración de vino, instalaciones hoteleras. Muy a tener en cuenta cuando viajamos, por su calidad de hospedaje.
Podríamos decir que muchas son “hoteles de capricho”.
Many times we ask ourselves which is the most correct way to store a wine, and the answer is not just one.
Depending on the type of wine and the kind of wine, the ways of storing it may vary. Some wines, due to their special characteristics, require a different type of storage.
The ideal is to have an adequate and stable space to be able to store the bottles.
Types of grapes most used in Spanish red wines. The most used types of grapes are diverse and of different regions.
Spain wine country par excellence has a very rich range of varieties of grapes most of them recognized worldwide.
Some are autochthonous and others are adapted and imported from other latitudes.
What is the ideal temperature to serve a red wine. The temperature at which we serve a red wine is more important than most people believe.
The temperature of the wine varies depending on the type of wine and the grape with which it is made.
When we drink a red wine, the aromas and flavors that we appreciate will depend to a large extent on the temperature of the wine.
white and rosé of Marco Real wineries, are wines belonging to the Belasco Family, owner of Bodegas Marco Real.
It is one of the families with the most wine tradition in Olite, capital of wine in Navarra.
Pequeñas Producciones name of the wines analyzed here, show their demand, and know how to make unique wines with grapes from a single farm.
What is terroir and how does it affect wines? The climate, the grape, the land and the orientation of the vineyard, all this includes the concept “terroir”.
It is therefore a word that groups within itself, some basic concepts of the composition of a wine.
The wine no longer only depends on its preparation and aging, nowadays thanks to advanced techniques, the concept of “terroir” is the result of research into different aspects that encompass wine.
Its origin is French, to differentiate the wines produced in a specific area with specific characteristics. Sometimes the concept covers whole regions.
What we should take into account when giving a wine, if we really want to make a good gift and look good.
Wine is a product that always like to receive as a gift. Therefore, it gives us the peace of mind to be able to guess if we decide to give it away.
It can be used to give to friends, as well as to relatives.
Brandys and cigars an exceptional pair when combined properly. For those who love cigars, a good cigar after meals with a good brandy is a unique moment.
The brandy served in a glass of a table, is an extra pleasure. It helps to have a relaxed and enjoyable conversation.
Let’s know a little more about each of them.
Bag in box, discover a new way of consuming wine: Characteristics and advantages. “Many are the reasons we can name to drink wine in bag in box, and in recent times we have heard a lot about” bag in box “.
Campollano a cheese from the land of La Mancha made by craftsmen.
At the beginning of the 20th century, the great-grandparents of the present owners were Cattle Ranchers.
They made artisan cheeses from Cabra and Manchega sheep cheese when the animals brought them milk in the spring season.
In the middle of the century, his grandparents used to make fresh cheese that they sold to all the inhabitants of the town and neighboring towns. These were valued for their good work.
Blood of Asturias. Cider Fanjul 100% natural. The Celts considered the apple tree as the tree of love. And to the apple as the fruit of luck, which was born from the earth thanks to the wise that rose by its branches and deposited in its fruit.
Cibeles a beer from Madrid artesanal.A different beer. Originally was a Phrygian goddess, Cybele, was the goddess of Mother Earth.
She was also considered the personification of the fertile land.
Cibeles a beer from Madrid artesanal.A different beer
The Cibeles beer, located in the Madrid town of Leganés, began its journey 18 years ago, by July 2010, the result of the initiative of a group of entrepreneurs, led by David Castro to which they joined the passion for beer, the business world and the attachment to history, and his love for the people of Madrid, with the aim of offering the market a series of craft beers of high quality and low production volume.
How to correctly read a wine label. The label is usually a piece of paper that contains information useful to the consumer, and that adheres to the bottle. Currently there are also labels of other materials that can be placed in the wine bottle.
The label in most occasions on the only information we have about a wine before consuming it, that is why the information it contains and the way of exposing it is of vital importance.
The labels of the wines are usually two: the main label that is placed on the front and the counter-label on the back.
Bodegas Mauro, wines from the land with their own identity. Since 1978, Bodegas Mauro has been characterized for producing quality red wines with a vocation for aging and limited production.
Bodegas Mauro, wines from the land with their own identity
Balanced wines, opulent and sensual, that vindicate the identity of the terroir, the characteristics of the varieties and personality of the producer.
Within the Spanish wine scene, this winery produces modern wines, but with roots. Attached to tradition and with signs of their own identity that make them recognizable.
A restored 17th century mansion, a great example of popular architecture. With an underground cellar, it houses the aging and bottling ships of this winery since 1980.
Sansueña cheese Homogeneous, Soft and Traditional. Lácteas Zamoro, is a family business. With more than 25 years of experience and dedication to the production of raw milk sheep’s cheese.
With modern facilities, in which it has been able to combine perfectly the traditional methods of elaboration with the adaptation of the new technology and the constant renovation to the demands of the market.