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European and Canadian Spring Tour

During the finally emerging Spring our Export Team will be showing our wines at a number of very specific Events.   We kick off on May 2nd in the Hoxton Hotel in París, with a special Menade evening.   We'll be at Fenavin, Ciudad Real   After this, May 7th to

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New Vintages of Clandestino, Sobrenatural and Adorado

The next few weeks will see the release of new vintages of our Clandestino Tinto (2018), Sobrenatural (2015) together with the second saca of Adorado.   Clandestino Tinto 2018   Made from Tempranillo/aka Tinta de Toro, Clandestino Tinto is natural wine with absolutely zero sulphur is designed for enjoyment

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The positive effects of Ozone

Since last year vineyard manager Marco and his team have been experimenting with how ozone might positively influence budding.   Ozone, also known as trioxygen, is a natural inorganic molecule first created by accident in 1785 and essentially a pale blue gas with a distinctively pungent smell

PRESENTING OUR WINES IN EUROPE

  This winter, the Menade team will be presenting our wines in several European cities.   We'll start March with a visit to the British capital to participate in the Wines From Spain showroom at the Sky Garden of London, which will be held on the 7th.   Highligh

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THE IMPORTANCE OF THE SOIL AT MENADE

  Needless to say it is our many and varied soils that (literally) provide the whole foundation of our philosophy and the way we work our vineyards.   During the winter, vines go into a state of vegetative repose, sap ceases to circulate within the plants, and so

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A FRESH AND RAINY SPRING

Both the vegetative cycle and especially the Spring saw copious rainfall and the summer has seen some spectacular thunderstorms.   Our vineyards therefore now have abundant water reserves, which is most gratifying after last year’s mega drought.   There is of course a downside to this – for example