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5 Fabulous Gourmet Burgers

When I got started writing this piece today, scribbling down everything I know and believe (and crave!) about great hamburgers, my mind immediately wandered back to a television program I had developed a minor addiction to a few years back…

8 Main Red Wines of Spain

In a world of wine where a small number of grape varieties proliferate and virtually become ubiquitously interchangeable with the term “red wine” itself, Spain stands apart from the crowd as an important red wine producing country – from both…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2013 Clos Figueras “Serras del Priorat” Red – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “(60% garnacha and 20% carinena, with cabernet and syrah): Bright violet color. Lively, mineral-accented aromas of cassis, cherry pit and black pepper, with a hint of cola in the background. Spicy and sharply focused, offering…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2013 Clos Figueras “Serras del Priorat” Red – 90 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “The entry-level red 2013 Serras del Priorat is a fresh and fruit-driven effort. A blend of Garnacha, Mazuelo (Cariñena), Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon, it shows aromas of plums, violets and Mediterranean herbs with a vegetal…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2012 Clos Figueras “Serras del Priorat” Red – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “(made from 65% garnacha and 15% samso, plus some cabernet sauvignon and syrah; aged for seven months in French oak): Bright violet color. High-pitched red fruit and floral scents are complemented by bright mineral and…