Peñín's best-value wines of Spain
12 Oct 2004 by JR
Every year the Gu ía Peñín is published in Spain, a guide to Jose Peñín's favourite Spanish wines, with ratings out of 100 and, usefully, recommended retail prices in Spain. I met up with his assistant in Champagne last week who reported how enthusiastic this seasoned Spanish wine taster had become about some of Spain's more basic wines, including a many a Vino de la Tierra - so kuch so that he was thinking of devoting a guide just to them. In the meantime he has published a miniature guide to the best buys among the thousands of wines reviewed in the Gu ía Peñín 2005  and here are the top scorers with their...

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