New blend for La Escapada Cava

The Brut and Demi-Sec cavas in the Escapada range, made in an estate winery in Sant Sadurni d’Anoia, now include 15% of the cava grape par excellence, Xarel.lo, in the...

Gold-winning vintage of Las Carlinas Garnacha

The recently released 2019 vintage of Las Carlinas Garnacha has already been awarded two gold medals, one in the Berliner Wein Trophy 2020 and another in France’s Gilbert & Gaillard...

viñedos en cataluña

Cataluña buzzing with innovations for 2021 harvest

William and Freddie Long recently embarked on one of their whirlwind winery tours in Cataluña. They visited 10 wineries in just three days and came back enthusing about the prospects...

Freddie Long

Interview with Freddie Long of Long Wines

 As William’s son, Freddie grew up in Spain and has visited wineries since he was tiny. Completely bilingual, he studied International Relations at Sussex and worked in the international music...

Frost damage to vines across Spain

Although less affected than France, which has declared an agricultural disaster after 80% of its vines were damaged by heavy frost towards the end of April, vines in several parts...