Segura Viudas Brut Rosado

This is a real classic that I have recommended to so many people. It used to be available at the Swedish monopoly on the shelf for many years but unfortunately no longer. It has really been one of those cavas I have “fallen back on” and often had some in my cellar “just in case” you know. It is…

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Three Rosés for the summer!

This week´s CavaTV episode is out and I promised to write about the cavas in more detail here. So here we go! Freixenet Elyssia pinot noir Grapes: Pinot noir 85% Trepat 15% Code at Systembolaget: 77151 Price: 173 SEK Ageing: >18 months Dosage:9 gr/l Red fruits in the nose like rassberry and blackberry. Nice bubbles and texture with lingering…

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Preparing in excess for Happy Friday cava

Two of my very good friends here in Stockholm live just 100 meters from my parents. Although I’m at my parents quite often, I don’t see L and R half as much as I would like. But this evening we have a date! L is a childhood friend of mine who is much wiser than me in so many aspects….

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Agusti Torello Mata loves Macabeu!

I miss Penedès so much! It is again minus degrees here in Sweden and even though the sun is shining I get a bit irritated by the fact that the spring seems to take its time to arrive. So in the mean time I sit here and look back on all my trips to “Cava Country” with the warmth,…

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