News and Ratings
Montecillo Rioja Crianza Lands the Cover!
We are excited to share that our 2016 Montecillo Rioja Crianza has been selected to grace the cover of the 2020 March issue of Decanter magazine! The wine received 91 points and is highly recommended by the editors. The wine perfectly reflects the best of Rioja’s quality and approachability with it’s well-balanced profile and wonderful […]
Ramazzotti Aperitivo Rosato Wins Gold!
We have wonderful news for Ramazzotti Aperitivo Rosato! We just received GOLD from the 2019 Las Vegas Global Spirits Awards! The fresh taste of Hibiscus & Orange Blossoms was a huge hit! The competition is judged by prominent beverage professionals who taste hundreds of spirits from around the world in a double blind competition. […]
Le Caprice de Clementine Receives Outstanding Accolades!
We are excited to share two recent reviews received on Chateau les Valentines Le Caprice de Clementine 2018! The 2019 August issue of Wine & Spirits names Le Caprice a Best Buy with a 92 point rating, and granted it a coveted spot among its Year’s Best Provencal Wines. 92 pts – Chateau les […]
Montecillo Rioja Reserva is a Wine Enthusiast Editors’ Choice
We are excited to share that in the May 2019 issue of Wine Enthusiast, the 2012 Montecillo Rioja Reserva received 91 points as an Editors’ Choice! This wine always stands out for its outstanding quality and we’re so glad Michael Schachner agrees. The Wine Enthusiast May 2019 issue is out on newsstands now!
Ramazzotti Scores Big at 2019 San Francisco World Spirits Competition
We are excited to announce that the 2019 San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) has concluded and the results are in! Almost 3,000 spirits were judged this year—the largest number of entries in their 19-year history. We are pleased to say that Ramazzotti Amaro, Sambuca, and Apertivo Rosato have all shown well! GOLD MEDAL, […]
Silk & Spice given Best Buy status for 3rd year in a row!
Silk & Spice gives us plenty of reasons to discover, and this smooth red blend has been discovered once again by Wine Enthusiast! Silk & Spice 2016′ vintage has now received 90 points and Best Buy status 3 years in a row – on all 3 vintages – and Wine Enthusiast has just announced […]
MONTECILLO WINES AMONGST THE BEST RATED IN SPAIN BY JAMES SUCKLING
Five wines from Montecillo’s range obtained excellent scores at the latest Spanish Wine tasting conducted by the internationally recognized journalist and wine critic Fuenmayor, Rioja Alta. August 2018. Five wines from the century-old winery in Rioja Alta, Montecillo, shine with international recognition by obtaining 90 points and over at the latest tasting conducted by one […]
Wine Spectator Awards 91Pts for Nobody’s Hero Pinot Noir
Silk & Spice
Wine Enthusiast has rated our Portuguese Red Blend, Silk & Spice Best Buy along with 90 Points! With only three vintages produced, since it’s first production in 2014 Silk & Spice rose to the top instantly thanks to it’s smooth look and delicious taste. In the three short vintages it has been among the top […]
90 Points of Port
WINE ENTHUSIAST rated our Offley Late Bottled Vintage (Port) 2012 and 2013 90 points. The production of Offley Porto Late Bottled Vintage followed the traditional Porto Wine method. Grapes were collected by hand at their optimum maturation point and fermentation subsequently took place in wine presses and stainless steel tanks – the addition of wine spirit after three […]