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Producer Profile: Dominio de Tares

Referred to as the Burgundy of Spain, Bierzo is one of the old world’s most promising “new” wine regions. A wave of young producers have converged on the region, determined…

The Life of an MW Student – Thirty

At the time of writing, it is exactly one month before my second attempt at the MW practical exams. The name of the game now is damage limitation. On my…

Producer Profile: Bodega Tandem, Navarra, Spain

Bodega Tandem is a family-owned winery situated in the Valle de Yerri in the beautiful Navarra region in Northern Spain. Founded in 2003 by Jose Maria Fraile and Alicia Eyaralar,…

The Life of an MW Student – Twenty Nine

In studying for theory exams last year, I created an incredible spreadsheet. This sheet had pages allocated to each exam paper, each divided into sections according to the themes likely…

HeavenSake

HeavenSake is a collaboration between Regis Camus, Chef de Caves at Maison Rare Champagne, and several Japan-based sake brewers. Typically, sake brewers blend multiple batches of sake that use the…