Jávea U3A

Wine
Appreciation

Wines Appreciated So Far

Below is a list of the wines presented at the meetings (since the group reformed). Most recent first.

Please remember, although the prices quoted were correct at the time of the meeting, they may have changed since.

Meeting Date Wine Cost Vendor
2017      
15th Nov

(Alan Hunton)

Rene Barbier       Xarel-lo, Macabeo,  Parellada           
De Beroz             Gewurtztraminer                       
De Beroz             Cab. Sau. Merlot                       
Rene Barbier        Tempranillo                             

Vinas de Vera       Tempranillo, Cab. Sau.             

 

€2.95

€5.19

€5.01

€6.35

€6.92

 

Pepe la Sal

Casa del Vino

Casa del  Vino

Carrefour

Super Cor

18th Oct

(David Pierson & Keith Pacey)

Flor de Anon               Verdecho     

Vina Collado Rose        Garnacha     

Vina Collado Tinto       Garnacha     

Flr. d. Anon org. Tinto. Garnacha

 

€2.34

€1.81

€1.81

€3.30

 

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20th Sept

(Trevor Rush)

Moulin de Fergault          Rousanne
Augustin Florent             Grenache
Vacqueyras                     Grenache, Syrah
St Emillion                      Merlot, Cab.Franc

Chateau Romefort         Cab. Sau.  Merlot

 

€5.00

€5.60

€7.99

€6.25

€6.75

All wines from Carrefour
19th July

Bodega Leopoldo (Trevor)

Darsena                 Verdejo
Finca Del Fondo       Rosado
Finca Ms                 Syrah
Nandu                      Garnacha
Cillar De Silos          Tempranillo

 

€6.03

€4.36

€5.34

€6.08

€7.70

 
17th May

(Peter Atkinson)

Nekeas rosado    Garnacha                
Nekeas Tinto       Temp. Garnacha
Petit Monroy        Garnacha, Temp.    
Marques de Arviza  Tempranillo           

 

€3.75

€3.75

€5.50

€10.25

All from

Casa del Vino

19th April

ALEX (Jane and Katrina)

Alex Sensacion Rose Garnacha

Alex Sensacion White Viura

Alex Crianza 70% Tempranillo 30% Merlot

Alex Reserva Tempranillo

Alex Sensacion Red Tempranillo

 

€3.95

€3.95

€4.90

€7.00

€3.95

All from

Casa del Vino

15th March

(Mick Cox)

Valdubon      Tempranillo       
Genus           Monastrell
Veranza         *******

Vinas Altas       Toro    

 

€4.99

€4.28

€2.91

€5.45

 

All from

Super Cor

15th February

Newer Wines (Paul and Jenny Wessendorff)

Pazo do Mar - Treixadura, Torrontés and Godello

Ramon Bilbao Rosado - Garnacha

Antonio Arraez, Bermejo - Tempranillo

Flores de Cerezo - Tinto de Toro

 

€5.95

€7.40

€3.75

€7.55

All from

Casa del Vino

25th January

Bodegas del Rosario (Geoff Woodward)

Niño de Las Uvas, Macabeo, Malvasia

Niño de Las Uvas, Monastrell (Rosado)

Niño de Las Uvas, 85% Monastrell, 15% Syrah

Ucenda Tinto, 90% Monasrell, 10% Syrah

 

€6.90

€6.90

€6.90

€3.75

 

All Blasco
buy six bottles only pay for
four

2016      
23rd Nov

Screw Caps (Duncan and Julie)

Da Luca    Pinot Grigio    
Yellow Tail Chardonnay   
Cappo       Shiraz           
Da Luca    Nero D'Avola    
Elevado    Merlot             

 

€5.39

€6.24

€3.00

€6.69

€6.69

 

Pepe la Sal

Super Cor

Super Cor

Consum

Consum

19th October

??? (Angela and Tony)

Enate   Chardonnay

Enate   Gewurztraminer

Enate   Tapas

Enate   Cab. Sau. Merlot

 

€7.15

€9.20

€4.40

€5.85

 

Decantalo

Decanto

Decanto

Decanto

21st Sept

Hacienda del Carche de Jumilla ( Miriam)

Taus Blanco – Sauvignon Blanc/Macabeo

Taus Joven Tinto – Monastrell/Syrah/Garnacha

Infiltrado – Syrah/Monastrell/Garnacha

Hacienda del Carche Cepas Viejas – Monastrell/Cabernet Sauvignon

 

€4.50

€4.50

€8.50

€9.95

 

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include 5% Jávea U3A discount.)

18th August

Orchidea Sauvignon Blanc

Aldeya Garnacha

Academia de Nocturnes Bobal

Becquer de Actor Rioja

€5.50

€5.00

€4.50

€6.50

Casa del Vino

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21st July

(Sylvie Meux)

Cordonnieu 5% Cava

Pradonova Albarino

Tesoro Segrado Albarino

Rio Cepa Rioja

 

€7.12

€4.29 €6.70

€2.69

 

Super Cor

Super Cor

Casa del Vino Lidl

18th May

Wine Chemistry? (Eric Johnson)

Castillo de Penaranda

Castillo de Penaranda Crianza

Vina Urbezo MC

Baltasar Vina Viejas

 

€4.56

€7.12

€5.32 €6.46

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices after Jávea

U3A discount. )

20th April

Urbezo/Barrahonda Wines (Peter Allin)

Urbezo Rosado

Barrahonda Carro

Barrahonda Barrica

Urbezo Seleccionada

 

€5.27

€4.28

€5.46

€8.22

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do include 5%

Jávea U3A discount.)

23rd Mar

Baltasar Wines (Sharlene with Mike Pinfield)

Baltasar Blanco (Macebeo)

Baltasar Rosado (Garnacha)

Baltasar Tinto (Garnacha)

Baltasar Vinas Viejas (Garnacha)

Baltasar Blanco de Hielo (Macebeo)

 

€3.80

€3.80

€4.65

€6.46

€6.17

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do include 5%

Jávea U3A discount.)

17th Feb

Wines for Food (Gillian Breen with Marjorie Gardyne)

Come Cerdo (pork)

Come Pollo (chicken)

Come Jamon (ham)

Come Queso (cheese)

 

€6.30

€6.30

€6.30

€6.30

 

Bodega Miguel Jávea

21st Jan

Bodega Blasco (Geoff Woodward)

Avutarda 2012 
Carlos Serres Crianza 2011
Prios Maximus Roble 2014
Marco Real Gran Reserva 2005

 

€2.95

€3.95

€3.95

€6.50

 

Bodega Blasco Teulada

(Prices after

Jávea U3A discount.)

2015      
18th Nov

(Peter Atkinson)

Don Aurelia Garncha 
Luna Negra Tempranillo 
Viña Irache Tempranillo
Ravenswood old vine Zinfandel from California 2012

 

€3.00

€3.50

€4.00

€9.40

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

21st Oct

Bodegas Sierra Norte (José Cantó)

Bohigas Cava Rosado

Pasión Blanco

Pasión Rosado

Pasión Tinto

 

€9.75

€6.95

€6.95

€9.80

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

23rd Sept

EL COTO Rioja Wines (Larry Sherrington)

Blanco (Viura grape)

Rosado (Garnacha and Tempranillo)

Tinto Crianza (Tempranillo)

Tinto Reserva (Tempranillo)

Blended Tinto (Cariñena grape)

 

€3.15

€3.15

€4.30

€7.60

€4.25

 

PUGA

PUGA

PUGA

PUGA

Supercor

22nd July

House Wines of Jávea restaurants (Trevor/Carrie Lott)

Dilema (blanco)

Tierras de Murillo Rosado

Tierras de Murillo Tinto

La Cocina

 

€4.25

€4.80

€4.80

€4.95

 

|Casa del Vino

|(Prices do not include

|Jávea U3A discount.)

La Cocina (sourced from their Cabo de Nao store).

20th May

Wines from Navarra (Alan and Bronwyn Hunton)

Crianza Castillo Monjardin Tinto

Alex Rosado

Alex Tinto Crianza

Alex Tinto Reserva

 

€6.06

€3.75

€4.66

€6.65

 

Eroski

| Casa del Vino

| (Does not include
| Jávea U3A discount.)

22nd April

Wines from LIDL and ALDI (Glynis/Michael Ballantyne)

Mezquiriz Chardonnay Blanco

Mezquiriz Rosado

Vino de Primavera Tinto

Monte Plogar Reserva Tinto

Ribera del Duero Tinto

Tinto Gran Reserva

 

€3.39

€1.79

€8.99

€2.49

€5.79

€7.49

 

LIDL

LIDL

LIDL

LIDL

ALDI

ALDI

18th March

Wines (Thamar from La Casa del Vino).

Urbezo Chardonnay, the new 2014 vintage.

Costera Alta Wines, Mandó grape (Valencia).

Puerto de Vientos, Mencia grape no Sulphites (Bierzo).

Casa Don Angel, Malbec grape from Utiel-Requena.

3 litre bag-in-box Marques de Nombreville, Garnacha.

 

€7.15

€9.35

€15.45

€11.85

€7.85

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

18th February

Wines (Paul and Jenny Wessendorff).

Vega Medien Cava.  First organic Cava in the Valencian D.O.

Honoro Vera Organic Tinto. From Jumilla (Monastrell grape). 
Laya Tinto. Almansa D.O.  Blend of Garanacha/ Monastrell

Abad Dom Bueno Tinto. Bierzo D.O. in North East Spain

 

€6.50

€5.45

€5.45

€6.50

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

21st January

Wines from Chile (Geoff Woodward).

Chardonnay Blanco 2013.

Frontera Merlot Tinto.

Frontera Cabernet Sauvignon Tinto.

Casillero del Diablo Cabernet Sauvignon Tinto.

 

€6.99

€4.40

€4.40

€6.99

 

All purchased from MasYMas on N332, north of Gata.

2014

 

   
19th Nov

All about the Labels (Julie and Duncan Robson).

Palomo Cojo Blanco.

Honoro Vera Tinto.

Crash Tinto.

Corte Real Tinto.

La Traca Tinto.

 

€5.98 €5.95 €4.95 €5.95 €3.59

 

Pepe la Sal.

La Casa del Vino.

Carrefour.

Supercor.

Consum.

22nd October

Carbonic maceration or not (Trevor Rush).

Viña Urbezo 2013 Tinto, Carbonic maceration, Peñin 89.

Bodegas Fos Tinto, Carbonic maceration, Peñin 88.

Baron Ladron de Guevara 2012 Tinto, Peñin 88.

Juan Gil 12 months 2012 Tinto, Peñin 92.

 

€5.60
€5.95
€5.70
€10.35

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

16th July

Bodegas Urbezo (presented by Don Santiago, the owner).

Chardonnay Blanco Joven, 100% Chardonnay.

Rosado Joven, 100% Merlot.

Crianza Tinto, Syrah, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon.

Reserva Tinto, Garnacha, Cabernet Sauvignon.

Garnacha Viñas Viejas, 100% Garnacha.

 

€7.15

€5.55

€7.65

€13.95

€6.15

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

18th June

Extrísimo Wines (Angela Chantry).

Cava Extrísimo Brut Nature.

Bach Extrísimo Dry Blanco.

Bach Extrísimo Rosé.

Bach Extrísimo Tinto.

 

€2.80

€3.25

€3.95

€3.95

 

Mas Y Mas

21st May

Wines from Bodega de Parcent (Maggie & Mick Dennis).

Artisan Cava.

Grà D’Ór - Blanco sec de Moscatel.

Rosat - Rosado de Syrah.

Comtat - Tinto Crianza.

Merlot - Tinto Crianza.

 

€12.00

€4.95

€4.95

€6.50

€8.50

 

Bodegas Parcent

Avenida Dénia,

#15,

Parcent

16th April

Wines from the Jumilla D.O region of Spain.

Juan Gil 4 Meses 2012 - 100% Monastrell (Peñin 92).

2012 Finca Luzon red - a Mourvedre blend (Peñin 85).

Luzón Roble - a 100% Monastrell (Peñin 88).

Las Hermanas Organic - 100% Monastrell.

Honora Vera 2013 - Calatayud DO Garnacha Tinta.

 

€5.80

€4.90

€5.50

€4.95

€5.45

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

20th March

Wines from Bodega Mustiguillo.

Finca Calvestra Blanco (Peñin 94).

Mestizaje Blanco (Peñin 93).

Mestizaje Tinto (Peñin 92).

Finca Terrerazo (2011).

Quincha Coral (Peñin 96).

 

€14.95

€10.25

€10.25

€22.95

€55.00

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

19th Feb

Wines from La Báscula Range (Katrina & Jane).

Heights of the Charge (Blanco).

The Charge (Tinto).

Turret Fields (Tinto).

Catalan Eagle (Tinto).

 

€6.00

€6.00

€6.00

€6.00

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

2013      
14th Nov

Bodega Fos in the Rioja region

Maceracion Carbonica

Crianza

Reserva 

 

€5.95

€7.25

€12.80

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

16th Oct

Somontano wines (Michael Pinfield & Tom Stevenson)

De Beroz Esencia de Blancos

De Beroz Esencia de Rosado

De Beroz Roble tinto

De Beroz Crianza tinto

 

€6.00

€5.45

€5.45

€6.95

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

18th Sept

Ted Meux's Selection

Verdil (blanco, fruity and dry)

Sola Fred (young red DO Montsant)

Bad Boy (100% Cab.Sauvignon Crianza Tinto)

Castell de les Pinyeres (Garnacha tinto DO Montsant)

 

€3.25

€2.95

€3.25

€4.96

All available

from

Calle Segovia 5

15th May

Healthy Wines of Ribera de Duero (Eric Johnson)

Castillo de Penaranda Joven

Castillo de Penaranda Roble

Castillo de Penaranda Crianza 2009

Viejo Mundo Roble

 

 

€4.00

€4.50

€6.95

€5.85

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

17th April

Bodega Pinoso

Vergel Rosado
Pontos Cepa 50

Pontos Clasic 06

Pontos 1932

 

€3.40

€3.90

€4.20

€9.10

 

Casa del Vino

(No Jávea U3A discount applies to these wines).

20th March

Epulum - vino tinto crianza DOC Rioja

Altoranza - vino tinto ecológico Jumilla

Señorio de Chicl - vino tinto reserva

Calle Major - vino tinto Tierra de Castille

€2.49

€2.49

€2.99

€1.99

Aldi

Aldi

Aldi

Aldi

20th February

100% Bobal

Pasion de Bobal 2010 Rosado

Primum Bobal Tinto 2011

Pasion de Bobal Tinto 2010

La Malkerida Tinto 2011

 

€6.95

€5.15

€9.80

€6.95

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

Jávea U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

2012      
17th October

Viñedos de Calidad S.A.

Alex Blanco 2011 Viura

Alex Rosé 2011  Garnacha

Alex Tinto 2011 Tempranillo

Alex Crianza 2008

 

€3.30

€3.30

€3.30

€4.90

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

14th August

Bahia de Dénia Brut Nature Cava

Cata Rosa Rosado (Special Offer for 2 bottles)

Cata Rosa Tinto (Special Offer for 2 bottles)

Mistela Vall de Xaló Muscatel (desert wine)

€8.70

€4.20

€4.20

€4.60

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

U3A discount. No discount on special offers)

18th July

Bodegas Viñedos de Aldeanueva

Azabache Blanco Joven 2011

Azabache Rosado Joven 2011

Azabache Joven Tempranillo 2011

Azabache Crianza 2008

 

€5.00

€5.00

€5.00

€7.00

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

U3A discount)

20th June

Bodega de Pinoso:

Vermador White, Rosado, Red

Vermador Red (in 3Ltr box)

Vermador Barrica (Red)

 

€3.60

€7.50

€4.80

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

U3A discount)

16th May

Various Cava:

Semi Seco

Brut

Brut Rosé

Brut Nature

Lagrima Real

 

€4.50

€4.50

€5.00

€5.00

€14

 

Casa del Vino

(Prices do not include

U3A discount)

18th April

Viña Pati Blanco

Monte Ducay Crianza 2009

Vega Pati 2007

Yllera 2006

€1.59

€1.75

€2.49

€6.34

LIDL only

Mercadona

LIDL only

Eroski

21st March

Terra Natura

Cariñena Tinto Dance de Mar

Cal y Canto

Barahonda Monastrell 2009

€2.85

€3.47

€3.33

€3.80

Casa del Vino