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LA NARIZ DE ORO 2014

LA NARIZ DE ORO 2014

The past 12 and June 13, 2014, saw the end of the XXIII edition of The Golden Nose. The event, organized by the magazine Wine + Food, brought together the 35 best sommeliers classified in different semifinals on central Hotel Villa Magna in Madrid. Another year, Taca de vi was among the classifieds, participating in ... Read moreLA NARIZ DE ORO 2014
Maridaje de chocolate y música

PAIRING CHOCOLATE AND MUSIC

What better to accompany a wine tasting with chocolate or live music? In Taca de vi a while we offer wine tastings paired with a selection of artisan cheeses and a range of cold cuts, in order to enjoy more and better wines we chose for every occasion. We seek to offer this plus tasteful, ... Read morePAIRING CHOCOLATE AND MUSIC
GUÍA CON LOS MEJORES VINOS BLANCOS PARA TOMAR EN PRIMAVERA

SPRING WINES

Late April. Temperatures rise, the days get longer, brighter than the sun and feel like going out to terraces and gardens. We left the season strong and powerful that invites many to take the winter season, to make way for lighter, fresh and fruity red wines. Easy drinking wines to take drinks on a terrace ... Read moreSPRING WINES
BARCELONA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014

BARCELONA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014

After months of preparation, finally for the last fair in Barcelona for the Mobile World Congress 2014, Taca de vi conducted one of the most important events of the year. Aiming to bring customers more relaxed and informal way, the multinational EXFO, a telecommunications company in Quebec, organizing a networking meeting of two evenings, at ... Read moreBARCELONA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014
En un rincón de la bodega: Félix Azpilicueta blanco

IN THE CELLAR: FÉLIX AZPILICUETA WHITE

After some participating in the competition for the Golden Nose held every year editions have time to write and recommend one of the wines produced by the winery main sponsor of the event: Azpilicueta. Many participants think that we have to discuss, recommend or put on restaurant menus wines, for an alleged commitment to participate ... Read moreIN THE CELLAR: FÉLIX AZPILICUETA WHITE
Vale más de lo que cuesta: Sanclodio 2011

WORTH MORE THAN IT COSTS: SANCLODIO 2011

If we find a resemblance between a comic and enológico “invasion” of “evil” foreign varieties in the last 30 years have gone so hard in Spain, this comparison could be made between Asterix and wines Galicia. And this northwestern peninsular area has been one of the few that has withstood the onslaught of Cabernet, Chardonnay ... Read moreWORTH MORE THAN IT COSTS: SANCLODIO 2011