25 years of Torre Muga

by  |  14-10-2019

Mid-October in Barcelona is still Mediterranean in terms of weather as summer clings to the days but is yet graced by a glint of cool air coming in at the fringes of the season. This was no better shown than by the Muga siblings all looking dapper and comfortably wearing sports jackets to present the 25th vintage of their Torre Muga wine from their family cellar, Bodegas Muga. Just don’t let the photo fool you as Eduardo (on the left) isn’t nearly as serious as the photo would have you think. If you don’t know Muga, then you don’t really know Rioja as they represent a classic of classics in the Spain’s most well-known wine region. I don’t mean that they’re they oldest as they “only” date back to 1932 (Marqués de Riscal dates to 1858 for comparison) but they’re one of the most traditional as they still maintain their […]
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