Entries by Laura & Erik Burgess

Bodegas Alvear 3 Miradas – Tasting the Range

We thought that it would be interesting to provide the following background information on the “3 Miradas” range from Bodegas Alvear to supplement our tasting notes. This is the latest collaboration between Envínate and Bodegas Alvear. “The 3 Miradas project represents a search for the expression of a terroir historically known as Sierra de Montilla – […]

Bodegas Robles – January 2018

Our first visit to Montilla-Moriles in 2018 was in January.  We had never visited at this time of year before. It is always important to catch up with people and bodegas that have supported and educated us during our journey through Montilla-Moriles. So we arranged to drop in and see Francisco Robles at Bodegas Robles […]

Taberna Bolero – January 2018

One of our favourite restaurants in Montilla is Taberna Bolero. The food and accompanying wines, notably the house Amontillado which is over 90 years old,  are fantastic so we always make a point of dining here on every visit to Montilla. Sometimes with friends but on this ocassion it was just us, sitting at the […]

2 Finos from Lagar Los Ragiones reviewed

November 2017 saw us review a very special Fino from Lagar Los Raigones, the first release of the Fino Lagar del Cerro,which can be found here. We arranged to collect the second release of the November 2017 saca when we visited Montilla in January this year. When we arrived at the lagar we were treated […]