I recently received a set of samples from Bodegas Hermanos Peciña located in the Alta region of Rioja. When confronted with Rioja wines I generally know what to expect (although this is indeed changing) in that the reds will be approachable with red cherry notes and the whites will be much of the same and similar to those found in Penedès but with more of a limestone rather than salt touch to them. This is both the great gift and problem with wines from Rioja in that they are the […]

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