Posts tagged "Marqués de Murrieta 2006 Capellanía"
Top 10 Wines of 2012

Top 10 Wines of 2012

As I reflect back on 2012 I can honestly say that it was my luckiest year yet when it comes to wine.  I was fortunate enough to have drunk more great wine more often with more great people than any other year.  This is a blessing.  And in some ways a curse.  Whatever, I have...
Marqués de Murrieta 2006 Capellanía:  An Updated Classic

Marqués de Murrieta 2006 Capellanía: An Updated Classic

When it comes to drinking white wines from Rioja, I have pretty much stuck with the only producer making old school style Viura based wines, Lopéz de Heredia.  But after trying a glass of Capellanía from Marqués de Murrieta I was instantly captivated by the slightly oxidative scents of a classic white Rioja.  While not...