Learn About El Maestro Sierra
A winery founded in 1832 by Jose Antonio Sierra, who was a master carpenter. As a master carpenter he was responsible for building barrels for all the major Sherry houses. Recognized as one of the top coopers in the area, he longed to become involved in the Sherry trade itself. In 1832 he set about building a small winery with the aim of making the best Sherries possible. As this...
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Learn About Other Spain
The third largest country in production, Spain ranks first in land under vine. Diversity and innovation are the key factors bringing Spain back into the world wine market.
The most popular red varieties of Spain include Tempranillo and Garnacha (Grenache). Whites don't garner quite as much recognition, but there are some regional varieties not to be missed, like Albarino...
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Learn About Sherry
Sherry is a fortified wine made by adding grape spirits after ferementation. The name sherry comes from the English
attempt to say Jerez, the southwest coastal region of Spain where Sherry is made. Sherry comes in two basic styles,
fino and olorosso. The fino style is pale colored, crisp and dry, while olorosso is much darker and nuttier, and can
range from dry to...
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