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9/11/2016

Go white with La Rioja wines

What do you think of when you hear of La Rioja? Probably the first thing that comes to mind is a red wine and oak barrels. But the truth is that in La Rioja there is also white wine, and oh boy they’re good! In fact, these past years they have been growing a lot and gradually have become a benchmark of Spanish white wines.

And, like everything in life, there are white...

7/10/2016

Bon appetit! French gastronomy for beginners

One way to organize a well-combined meal is to pay attention to the current season. French food is considered one of the most important cuisines in the world. It is often very aromatic and stands out for its textures and fats, especially in winter time, accompanied by full-bodied wines. Here are some examples of typical dishes of the gallic cuisine. Bon appetit!

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30/09/2016

Portuguese cuisine for beginners

Portuguese cuisine can be considered part of Mediterranean cuisine. Its 3 axes are bread, wine, and oil. But it also has a significant influence from the Portuguese ex-colonies of Asia, Africa and Latin America (Brazilian cuisine), mostly in the use of spices such as piri piri, paprika and cinnamon.

What is the basis of Portuguese cuisine? We will briefly explain ...

19/09/2016

Sour wine? Don't throw it away! You can take advantage of it

If you have a sour wine in your home and you cannot drink it, there are always other ideas to get the most out of it. Do not throw it away!

One of the best ways to use it is in the kitchen. As long as you don’t drink it from a cup, you can use the sour wine in the preparation of certain dishes and improve those flavors of the meat or fish, either baked or cooked in...

12/09/2016

Six health benefits of white wine

We all know the health advantages of red wine, but white wine also has their beneficial properties in addition to its fruitiness and its unmistakable aroma. What are the main health benefits of white wine? Below we share some of them:

1. It is good for the lung related diseases

Among the benefits of white wine, it is emphasized that it prevents lung disease. According...

26/08/2016

Love cheese? You will adore this Saboyana fondue

We adore cheese. So today we want to share with you this Savoyard Fondue recipe from the Alps, it consists of several types of cheese.

Ingredients for 6 people:

600 grams of young Beaufort 600 grams of cured Beaufort 2 cloves garlic, peeled 1 knob of butter 60 cl dry white wine 7 cl of Kirsch Grated nutmeg Ground pepper to taste 1...

19/08/2016

Go for the tasty fish! 3 recipes for the grand gourmets

Good weather, and a good feeling: on the terrace, with white wine and some tasty fish ... Doesn't sound so bad, right? The best of all is that fish is a good source of Omega 3, highly beneficial for our skin and cardiovascular system. So don't hesitate on including fish in your diet. To help you doing that we'll share three finger licking fish recipes with you. If you ...

12/08/2016

Friuli: captivating white wines

In Friuli, in the Northeastern Italy, we find some of the best known Italian white wines, although the region is relatively small compared to the rest of Italy.

In this region, vignerons grow thirty varieties of wine of different types, which often occurs in small amounts. Among the most popular areas of the region, we find the following ones:  

1. Friuli Grave

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8/08/2016

8 Keys to understanding how Brexit might affect the wine industry from a Spanish perspective

Almost a month since the 'no' came from the UK to Europe, the most immediate response in consequences on the economy was the low level of the pound.

The time passed since the referendum has inspired one to envision various possible economic scenarios, especially in the field of food and wine, in which the UK has a primary role as a buyer.

Consequences for the export...

25/07/2016

Kosher food: how is it?

The kashrut is a series of laws regulating the Jewish religion preparation and consumption of food. The term kosher or casher thus defines the set of safe food, which exclude animals considered "impure" such as pork and shellfish, most of the insects, including some lobsters, mixtures of meat and milk...

Accepted animals must also be killed following a few defined...