Wine and sports: an unbeatable combination


Wine is good for your health. That’s clear. It’s an antioxidant, protects vision, reduces inflammation… There are even studies that say drinking wine can improve physical performance, cardiac function, and muscular force; in other words, characteristics that make it an ideal ally for athletes.  So, if one of the most oft-repeated and popular benefits of …

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Everything you need to know about screw caps


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Screw caps face an interesting paradox in Spain: While more and more wineries are turning to this kind of closure for their wines, consumers still have their qualms about buying a bottle of wine with a cap instead of a cork. This is due to the fact that most of us associate wines that have …

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7 Spanish wine festivals worth a visit


Cultures, landscapes, traditions… Spain is exceptionally diverse, but it does have certain things in common, and one of them is wine. With the harvest season just around the corner, we wanted to tell you about a few festivals dedicated to our favorite beverage and, if you’re as passionate about wine as we are, you should …

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Five Cities for Wine Experiences Around the World


Although it’s become a popular beverage all over the world, some cities, areas, and regions are more directly associated with wine than others. In this article, we invite you on a journey to cities that may not be the obvious choice at first, but that can turn into an ideal destination for wine lovers. Get …

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Make your summer even more summery with wine


The wait always seems endless, but… summer is finally here! The constant sunshine doesn’t just bring happiness to people, buoyed by the looming prospect of a vacation – it also makes the vineyards “happy,” too. After coming back to life during spring, the winegrowing landscapes reach their full glory during the summer season and are …

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MS-18: Homage to Penedès


MS-18, a limited edition of only 2,481 bottles and the latest wine in Jean Leon’s experimental wine range, is available now. Following the varietals X-15 and X-16 (Xarel·lo), CF-15 (Cabernet Franc) and SM-16 (Sumoll), Jean Leon has released MS-18, an homage to Penedès, made 100% from the indigenous variety Malvasia de Sitges. It is part …

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Wine label design: the key to success


It’s no secret that currently, with the vast number of wineries in existence and the large number of products on the market available to choose from, the design of wine labels and packaging has become hugely important. Attracting customers and motivating the purchase is the primary goal of all wineries, and these elements play a …

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What’s the profile of a Spanish wine consumer?


Male, over 35, and with an average income level. This is the standard wine consumer profile in Spain, according to a study from EAE School of Business that analyzes wine consumer types at international, national, and regional level. Beyond the headline and purely sociodemographic and socioeconomic profiles, there are lots of interesting aspects related to …

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Tell us what you’re eating and we’ll tell you which wine to choose


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As the saying goes, “Every man to his taste.” This is also something that applies to pairing wine and food since there are no hard and fast rules about what should be combined together. That said, it’s also true that some flavors go together better than others and, if you start combining things willy-nilly, you …

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