I’m a recent convent to the religion of wine. Of largely Irish heritage, I grew up a beer drinker and stayed that way through most of my adulthood. However in the past 4-5 years, spurred mostly by my travels and a desire for better health, I have switched almost totally to wine. Like when I […]
I am a big fan of the Baron de Ley Varietales Tempranillo (see here) , so I thought I would try it’s more mature brother, the Baron de Ley Reserva. Most of the information here is found on their website, provided here for ease of information.
Unfortunately, there is not a lot of information about this wine, as I could not find a website for the winery. However, it appears that the back label of the bottle has a wealth of information! La Antigua Clasico Reserva This wine is a Garnacha Blend, with 60% Garnacha, 30% Tempranillo, and 10% Graciano grapes. […]
I always like to say that I’m a wine drinker that is turning into a wine lover. But I have discovered that although I love to try new wines, I really don’t know much about them. Recently I decided that when I open a new bottle of wine in my house, I will take a […]
Over the years we have learned that it is in our best interests not to plan too much to do. We aren’t getting any younger, and we need some “quiet” time to rest and relax. Ergo we build some days into our trips where we don’t have much to do. Today was one of those […]