Category Archives: Rueda

Audio blog #7: An Spanish Original — Verdejo from Rueda, Spain

http://traffic.libsyn.com/winefornormalpeople/Audio_blog_7__Verdejo.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:24 — 6.1MB)Subscribe via: iTunes | Android | RSSI love wines from Spain. For many reasons. They’re often inexpensive yet high quality. When they’re good, they’re fresh, layered, and delicious. And maybe best of all, they’re originals – you don’t see every...

Basa Verdejo: A Fabulously Fresh White

In my last post, I wrote about the Rueda region and the Verdejo grape. In this one — a review of the Basa Verdejo, an amazing version of this unique white! The Wine: 2011 Basa Verdejo Price: $12.99   Where it’s from: Rueda, Spain  The Blend: 85% Verdejo, 10% Viura...

Verdejo from Rueda, Spain: An Original

I love wines from Spain. For many reasons. They’re inexpensive yet high quality. They’re fresh and delicious. And maybe best of all, no one is trying to copy their style (yet). They’re originals.   The reds are fabulous, but I find that the white wines are really something special. Food...