Six wines from Penedès to know right now

by  |  26-06-2020

As is often the case, we’d just passed May 40th when summer suddenly exploded out of nowhere here in Spain. It seems that overnight we went from chilly nights and massive, biblical rains (that have seriously brought the mildew) to everyone suddenly taking selfies on the beaches. When we arrive to this time of the year, there’s a quite reasonable tendency to shift to lighter wines in terms of profile as well as alcohol. If they can be chilled and kept at hand in the ice bucket to sip whilst “working” during Zoom sessions, all the better, no? We’re not lacking for choice when it comes to white wines on this planet, but I wanted to hone in on one specific region to make a couple of selections which is, Penedès. With 80% of their production dominated by whites, it would seem the logical choice for summer sippin’. But above […]
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