Spain

2014 Mas Sorrer Cariñena, Spain

$10.99

The Cariñena Denominación de Origen is situated at just southeast of Zaragoza, in Aragón, in the Iberian mountains between the Campo de Cariñena Valley and the Ebro River.  The DO covers 50,000 hectares and has a long viticultural tradition. Generally, the climate is arid in Cariñena with dry and sunny summers followed by cold winters.  The area often feels the effects of “the Cierzo” wind, which contributes to the arid climate.

2015 Akutain Cosecha Rioja, Spain

2015 Akutain Cosecha Rioja, Spain
$15.99

The traditional style of producing Rioja has definitely made a comeback in recent years.

2012 CDR Côtes du Rhône, Rhône

2012 CDR Côtes du Rhône, Rhône
$12.99

The Rhône Valley has a long tradition for winemaking and by the eighteenth century the wines from its southern banks had become so renowned that all casks were required to be branded with the letters “CDR” by a 1737 royal decree.

2014 Torres Sangre de Toro Tempranillo, La Mancha, Spain

2014 Torres Sangre de Toro Tempranillo, La Mancha, Spain
$8.99

Made with 100% Tempranillo, Sangre de Toro comes from the La Mancha region in Spain, an area known for producing luscious, ripe, fruit forward wines, partially due to the hot, dry, arid climate. Sangre de Toro means “Bull’s Blood”, and was traditionally a name that  payed homage to Baccus, the Roman god of wine.

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