Empordà, Catalunya

Cosmic

Essència Samsó Blanc

Exceptionnel, Carignan blanc, reduit à la cuisson et légèrement fermenté. 600blles, beaucoup de fraîcheur — 7 days ago

Raventos i Blanc

de Nit Rosé Cava Blend 2016

The most storied houses of Catalan often show the best value (opposite is the case in Champagne). It’s like they’ve been in the game long enough to know how to most efficiently make great sparkling wine. Raventos (like the Mure wines from Alsace) is one of these houses.

Soft, fruity, and fine. Splash of Monastrell for nuance.
— 6 hours ago

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Cellers de Scala Dei

St. Antoni Priorat Grenache 2014

Single vineyard 100% Garnacha, from a plot planted in 1945 at 580 meters above the monastery, 1500 Bottles and 100 Magnums

On the nose black fruits, red cherries, herbs, a hint vanilla, roasted cedar, medium to full bodied, fine layers of ripe dark fruits, ripe fine tannin, lovely acidity, fine cedar, juicy, creamy aftertaste ! 94 DSP
— 4 days ago

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Wil Demandt

Wil Demandt

Nice TN Dick 👍
Dick Schinkel

Dick Schinkel

Thanks mate !

Castillo Perelada

3 Fincas Crianza Empordà Red Blend 2011

Full of flavour - held its own brilliantly with my aged rib eye — 21 days ago

Marco Abella

El Perer Priorat Red Blend 2012

The top wine of this celler!
100% Cariñena Single Vineyard from “El Perer”
Incredible lovely nose with blueberries, blackcurrant, red cherries, herbs from the Porrera hills, authum forest, mocha, dark chocolate, full bodied palate, amazing pure and juicy, with ripe smooth layers of black fruits, kampong pepper, finest toast, Llicorella minerality, a wonderful balance of power and elegance ! 98+ DSP
— 3 days ago

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Wil Demandt

Wil Demandt

Great wine Dick🍷 on off the best of our trip 👍
Marc vanholst

Marc vanholst

Great note and score Dick !

Jané Ventura

Cava Gran Reserva Brut Nature Parellada 2012

Vintage 2012 / I am impressed by this cava because of its smell with apples and yeast. Very simular as C. — 3 days ago

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Celler Joan Simó

Sentius Priorat Grenache Blend 2005

14 years old and amazing!! Chocolate, red berries, little oak.. so good! — 7 days ago

Mike, Ron and 1 other liked this

Espelt

Airam Dolc Empordà Garnacha Blend

Cata en Espelt, tuve el placer de conocer a Anna Espelt — 23 days ago

Raventos i Blanc

Raventós i Blanc Blanc de Blancs 2016

Delectable Wine
9.1

This highly perfumed, mineral-driven Spanish bubbly shows wonderful clarity and tension, with no excess weight. Emphatically dry and lively in style, the 2016 offers powerful citrus and orchard fruit character, a suave floral note and impressive, stony persistence. $24.00 (Josh Raynolds, Vinous, April 2019) — 12 days ago

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VBH Wines

VBH Wines

I celebrated the Caps Stanley Cup Champion win with this bottle, sprayed half of it all over 8th St and we all had a sip before signing it. It’s on my mantle now. Buy it at Grand Cata in DC on 7th bet. P and Q NW

Recaredo

Brut de Brut Gran Reserva Brut Nature Cava Macabeo-Xarel-lo-Parellada Blend 2008

My first Paraje Calificado. A 2008, bubbles were quick to dissipate. Flavor was nice, could perceive the age. It was close. Got one more Recaredo to try. Going to look for some younger examples as well. — 4 days ago

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