Happy Families: La Guita en rama and la Bota 70

Happy families because these two wines come from vaguely the same soleras – I say vaguely because while the La Guita en rama was apparently bottled from botas selected from the solera used to produce La Guita and has an average age of four and a half years, the Manzanilla Pasada, while sourced from the same bodega, is a … Continue reading Happy Families: La Guita en rama and la Bota 70

Manzanilla en rama La Guita October 2015

Second crack at one of these little bottles and all those same ingredients are there: the evolved colour, slightly metallic nose, the citrus notes, the briney background, the salinity, ozone and bitter, slightly drying finish. A mineral but flavorful and easy to drink wine. Tasting it again brought back memories of a vertical of La Guita – … Continue reading Manzanilla en rama La Guita October 2015