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DIARIO VASCO, November 2009

by admin on Dec.06, 2009, under Uncategorized

Article published by DIARIO VASCO in November 2009 on the Senda de los Olivos Restaurant.

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DECANTER TROPHY, October 2009

by admin on Dec.06, 2009, under Uncategorized

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DECANTER.COM, October 2009

by admin on Nov.19, 2009, under Uncategorized

Decanter Magazine
Decanter Magazine

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Great success of Winefuture’09, sponsored by Araex and Spanish Fine Wines

by admin on Nov.18, 2009, under Uncategorized

Wine Future

Wine Future

La Rioja became the world wine capital during Winefuture Rioja’09, a two-day event sponsored by Araex Rioja Alavesa and Spanish Fine Wines where wine experts and key figures in the industry discussed the challenges ahead for the industry.

Robert Parker, the most influential critic in the world, didn’t miss it. As well as leading a spectacular tasting with 20 wines, Parker had a chance to taste wines produced by the wineries that make Araex Rioja Alavesa during Wine Future’s official dinner. More than 500 VIPs enjoyed Luis Cañas Blanco Fermentado en Barrica 2008 and Altos “R” Pigeage 2007 with the starters. To match the main dishes of the menu, elaborated with typical products from La Rioja, assitants had Marqués de Elciego Selección 2008; Lar de Paula Crianza 2005; Baigorri Reserva 2004, Amaren Reserva 2004 and Manuel Quintano Reserva 2004.

The most important oenological event of the year was also an opportunity to showcase wines from other Denominations of Origin. During the lunch served on November 12, attendants enjoyed wines from Bodegas Valtravieso (Ribera del Duero); Bodegas Sobreño (Toro); Bodegas Muñoz (La Mancha); Pazo de Señorans (Rias Baixas); Pago de Cirsus de Iñaki Núñez (Navarra) and Val de Vid (Rueda).

Araex and Spanish Fine Wines had also an important presence at the tasting tables, where our team offered the Group’s wines to importers, distributors, journalists and speakers. Among those who came by where Steven Spurrier, editor of Decanter magazine; Mel Dick, vicepresident of US distributor Southern Wines & Spirits or Ryan Opaz, creator of Catavino.net.

The event ended with a star-studded debate on the challenges and opportunities for the wine industry, presented by Javier Galarreta, MD of Araex and Spanish Fine Wines. It was a unique occasion and the first time that leading figures such as Jancis Robinson MW, Robert Parker or Mel Dick debated together on a stage. Among their final conclusions, the experts highlighted the need to listen to consumer needs; embracing new technologies to improve the message and adopting environmentally-friendly viticulture and packaging methods.

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Welcome to the new Pago de Cirsus website

by admin on Oct.16, 2009, under Uncategorized

We proudly present the new website pagodecirsus.com, a new site with new and expanded content on Pago de Cirsus.

The new website includes a complete  and more attractive redesign, expanding the multimedia capabilities in terms of video and images and navigation, fast and structured.

Another development of great interest is the new accommodation booking system that allows you to check the availability in our hotel and make reservations in real time, with full security (SSL) and from the location you choose.

Support for portable devices (PDAs, 3G mobile) you can visit the website and make reservations from your phone or PDA.

Our new web site will offer news updates about our products and services in addition to news related to the world of wine and wine tourism. Subscribe to our RSS feed now to receive our news in your regular RSS reader.

We hope you enjoy this new website.

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