Etiqueta 'Wine'
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Former Manchester city star counts cost of fire at his Spanish vineyard

“A fire is always terrifying because it kills everything around it and the feeling is just awful. The feeling, the smoke, the smell ... There’s a sense of total destruction,”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/07/2022 11:10

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Beauty Queen held after 1.7 million euro wine theft in Spain

Police investigators believe the woman, a 29-year-old Mexican, who according to Spanish daily El Pais had competed in a beauty pageant in her homeland, distracted El Atrio waiters by ordering room service from the Michelin-starred restaurant after its kitchen had closed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/07/2022 16:56

Romescu

Food and wine

Famous sauce is really a dish

Romescu is almost certainly one of Spain’s most famous sauces, used mainly for fish although it also pairs nicely with some meats, especially rabbit.

Andrew Valente27/08/2020 13:08

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Food and wine

Why albariños are such super wines

The albariño grape is now one of the area’s main agricultural products and it makes an important contribution to the local economy.

Andrew Valente30/07/2020 15:32

PALMA. MUJER. MUJERES Y VINO. El movimiento Ladies Wine & Design, nacido en New York

Food

Food and Wine

Time to go over to a white wine.

Andrew Valente23/07/2020 15:14

Palma Dry Tomatoe

Food & Wine

Sun-dried tomatoes are great on flavour

The Italians were the first to dry tomatoes in the sun and as it is such an easy and efficient way of preserving them until the next summer’s crop, the custom of sun-dried tomatoes soon spread throughout the Mediterranean.

Andrew Valente16/07/2020 14:26

Mancor's fair is one of this week's highlights.

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 21-27 November

The mushroom season in Majorca is the excuse for Mancor de la Vall's Fira de l'Esclatasang, which starts on Friday with a non-fungal demons' fire-run. "Nouveau" in a Majorcan style is recognised in the wine town of Santa Maria. Rice is the theme of Sa Pobla's autumn fair, and the 26th Es Refugi Christmas charity market is at Palma's La Misericordia from Thursday.

Andrew Ede19/11/2016 00:00

Majorca's grape harvest is expected to produce very good quantity and quality.

Agriculture

Wine producers forecasting an excellent harvest

Unlike other cultivators, the wine producers have no particular issue with the water shortage. Indeed the lack of water can improve quality.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/08/2016 00:00

Representatives of the Binissalem bodegas.

Wine

Binissalem wines will be of high quality this year

"A lot obviously depends on the weather. It was a dry winter but the rains over the past few weeks have been welcome."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/04/2016 00:00

Balearic wine drinkers spend more than other Spaniards

Wine

Balearic wine drinkers spend more than other Spaniards

The average annual amount spent on wine in the Balearics is 153.8 euros per annum.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/01/2016 00:00

Majorcan wine is more expensive than Rioja overseas

Wine

Majorcan wine is more expensive than Rioja overseas

Sales of Balearic wine abroad this year had (by the end of November) a value of 7.4 million euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/12/2015 00:00

ESRA South East visit to Can Pico vineyard

Wine

ESRA South East visit to Can Pico vineyard

Can Pico has been gently nurtured, and the vineyard now produces quantities of dry white, sweet and fortified Malvasia wines.

Susan Clarke15/10/2015 00:00

Grape harvest quality not threatened  by rain

Agriculture

Grape harvest quality not threatened by rain

Growers are optimistic, however, that wind which picked up as a result of the storm will have helped to dry the vines.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/09/2015 00:00