D.O. Rueda updates classification system

By Pablo Aguero,

New classifications and D.O. rules establish a single back label for still white wines and introduce new varieties such as Viognier and Chardonnay. The Denomination of Origin will feature several new categories including “Gran Vino de Rueda.”   January 30, 2020 (NEW YORK) – The Denomination of Origin Rueda (D.O. Rueda), the top white wine  … Read more

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Spain’s Rueda Wine Region Allows New Grapes and Classifications

By Pablo Aguero,

Among a number of changes to the D.O., Viognier and Chardonnay grapes have been given the thumbs up and three classifications have been merged together. By Mike Pomranz, Food & Wine With Spanish wines, the first name that typically comes to mind is Rioja and its long-aging reds. But Spain has over 100 classified wine regions, and white  … Read more

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Total Wine & More’s Rebecca Boyd goes to Spain

By Pablo Aguero,

Trade Trip Q&A with Total Wine & More’s Rebecca Boyd The D.O.s of Ribera del Duero and Rueda recently hosted Rebecca Boyd, who heads up the Spain category for Total Wine & More, on a deep dive trip into the appellations. During her tour, Rebecca enjoyed winery visits and tasted the best of Spain’s cuisine.  … Read more

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