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    Valdeorras and Bierzo: five wineries worth seeking out

    From my all-too-brief recent visit to Atlantic north-west Spain, here is a selection of tasting notes representing some of the very best Godello and…

    3 Aug 2015 Richard Hemming MW
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    Heroic Ribeira Sacra

    See Ferran's tasting notes on 48 wines from Ribeira Sacra. Ribeira Sacra is one of those unbelievable vine-growing places. When I was visiting the…

    10 Oct 2013 Ferran Centelles
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    Rafael Palacios, As Sortes 2011 Valdeorras

    From €24.59, £29.75, 50 Swiss francs, 375 Swedish krone Find this wine I am crazy about the nobility of the Godello grape, so recently…

    10 May 2013 Jancis Robinson
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    Quinta da Muradella, Gorvia Blanco

    From £18.29, €27, $35 Find Gorvia BlancoLast weekend I gave a masterclass tasting at VinCE Budapest, a big annual wine fair mostly for consumers.…

    15 Mar 2013 Julia Harding MW
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    Glamorous Godellos

    This is a longer version of an article also published in the Financial Times.See also my tasting notes on Rafael Palacios's Godellos.Spanish white…

    23 Feb 2013 Jancis Robinson
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    The man with the Godello gleam

    Rafael (Rafa) Palacios is the white-wine member of the family described in Luis's Guide to the Palacios family that I see was our Christmas present…

    21 Feb 2013 Jancis Robinson
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    You say Alvarinho, I say Albariño

    Albariño in Spain or Alvarinho in Portugal is a white wine grape grown in both countries. For Galicia in Spain it's the main grape of Rías Baixas but…

    27 Nov 2012 Luis Gutiérrez
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    Fine Godellos

    I know I'm starting to sound like a stuck record but I am loving the dry whites of north-western Iberia more and more, as witness the following: In…

    9 Jul 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Glorious Godello

    From €4.25, $6.99, £7.99 Find a Godello near you The more I taste this north-west Spanish white wine variety, the more I love it. Our…

    15 Jun 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    The greatness of Godello

    Galicia in the north west corner of Spain is bubbling when it comes to wines. Ribeiro, known in ancient times as Ribadavia, was the classical region…

    31 Oct 2011 Luis Gutiérrez
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    Benito Santos Albariño 2010 Rías Baixas

    From €9.60, $15.99, and £11.70 (2009) Find this wine Last Tuesday I went to the annual tasting of Fields, Morris & Verdin, the branch…

    17 Jun 2011 Jancis Robinson
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    Coto de Gomariz 2008 Ribeiro

    From £14.31 Find Coto de Gomariz Find Finca Racons This haunting dry white from Galicia in north-west Spain is great value even if not…

    4 May 2010 Jancis Robinson