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CARIÑENA TO PARTICIPATE IN BARC CONFERENCE

CARIÑENA TO PARTICIPATE IN BARC CONFERENCE

The Cariñena region of Spain is honored to be a Top 100 Platinum Sponsor of the upcoming BARC conference in Austin to celebrate leading wine and spirits retailers.   Cariñena was named Wine Region to Watch by Wine Enthusiast – and is known for “some of Northern...

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Cariñena is on the road again!

Cariñena is on the road again!

The first stop will be at SommCon East 2018 held in Washington D.C. July 22nd –24th. Master Sommelier Bob Bath will be presenting a seminar entitled “Garnacha Unveiled: From Cariñena to the World.”

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Migas & Wine Pairing

Migas & Wine Pairing

Ingredients: • 1 cured chorizo, about 1 lb. • 32 oz. of two or three-day-old bread, country-style loaves with dense interior are best • 1 bunch of red grapes, halved and seeded • 2 cloves of garlic • 3 ounces of bacon fat or fatback, chopped • 2 Tbsp. of...

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The Global Garnacha Summit

The Global Garnacha Summit

Wine Industry Comes Together in Napa Valley for First-Ever Global Garnacha Summit, Sponsored by D.O.P. Cariñena, the Birthplace of Garnacha in Spain

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Wine.com Reports on Garnacha from Cariñena

Wine.com Reports on Garnacha from Cariñena

Learning about wine can sometimes feel a bit like waiting in line at Disneyland—once you’ve made it through the room of Cabernet, Pinot, and Chardonnay, you turn the corner and there’s a whole other room filled with obscure varieties and appellations to...

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High Hopes in Aragon –  The Somm Journal

High Hopes in Aragon – The Somm Journal

The region surrounds the city of Zaragoza in the high plains of Aragon, an arid, windswept area south of Rioja. With a history dating back to Roman times, Cariñena’s winemaking roots run deep. It was the second wine region in Spain to gain denomination of...

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Grab some garnacha for #GARNACHADAY 2016

Grab some garnacha for #GARNACHADAY 2016

Because it can handle the demands of crazy continental climates like a champ, with vines withstanding wind and drought conditions considerably well, Garnacha (aka Grenache in France), is a go-to grape for all sorts of winemaking endeavors. Just to keep...

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A Closer Look at Spain’s Garnacha Wines From Aragon

A Closer Look at Spain’s Garnacha Wines From Aragon

In addition to being a major cultural and agricultural powerhouse, Aragon's vineyards are renowned not only for their Tempranillo but for increasing Garnacha's popularity. This is the land where Garnacha cultivation began in Roman times yet was under siege...

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Cariñena: Spain’s Dark Horse

Cariñena: Spain’s Dark Horse

Less than half of the crop used to make wine for Bodegas San Valero is dedicated to old vine plantings, but neglect is not a common sight—or at least not one typically showcased to visitors. In fact, most of San Valero’s fields are manicured to...

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