The Alicante Wines Protected Designation of Origin have completely renewed their website for information on their most special product: Alicante Fondillón. Its domain fondillon.org now offers a complete vision of the product that covers its technical aspects, preparation or pairings. Its 7 main menus offer from...

The prestigious English journalist Jancis Robinson has just published an article on Alicante DOP Wines from the Marina Alta region. The author, Ferran Centelles, who visited the area recently, has tasted a total of 26 references from the area that generally obtain an outstanding score. The...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]In a new documentary, the Alicante Wines Protected Designation of Origin gives us a close look into the delicate centuries-old tradition of the only non-fortified wine in the world that has a unique wine category recognized as such...

History and origin of the variety: The first mention of this variety under the Alicante denomination is from Viala and Vermorel (1909), which indicate that it is a hybrid obtained in 1885 by the French viticulturalist Henri Bouschet, from the crossing of Petit Bouschet with...

Fondillón Luis XIV and the wines of Pepe Mendoza, winners of this stroll through the Mediterranean. A new article from Robert Parker´s "The Wine Advocate" puts Alicante back on the map of the great wines of the world. This time, with the tasting of references and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]El Museo Nacional del Prado ha sido distinguido con el “Premio Fondillón” que el Consejo Regulador de la DOP Alicante ha concedido en su primera edición. Se trata de un nuevo premio con el que el Consejo quiere reforzar...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] For the first time, gives the highest score to “Fondillón Brotons, 1964” The prestigious british wine guide Jancis Robinson, has just published an article about the Alicante Fondillones that her taster, Ferran Centellés, knowed directly on his...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" el_class="blog_grid"][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Alicante wineries will be present at a new edition of Fenavin, the National Wine Fair held in Ciudad Real, from May 7 to 9 in the Sports...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" el_class="blog_grid"][vc_column][vc_column_text]La Asociación de Sumilleres cierra colaboraciones con el CRDOP Alicante y la Universidad Miguel Hernández. La Asociación Provincial de Sumilleres de Alicante, ASPA, ha presentado al Consejo Regulador de...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" el_class="blog_grid"][vc_column][vc_column_text]La DOP de Alicante una de las mejores zonas representadas Por segundo año consecutivo, Verema, la comunidad on line de aficionados al vino más grande en español, realiza uno...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="yes" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" el_class="blog_grid"][vc_column][vc_column_text]La mejora nacional confirma el objetivo de sostenibilidad comercial. Las ventas de Vinos Alicante DOP han aumentado un 10.48% durante la campaña 2017-2018. Un dato que confirma una constante...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" css=".vc_custom_1540983546771{margin-top: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Cinco periodistas fueron las madrinas de la Vendimia Abierta en Algueña. La vendimia en la DOP Alicante fue una homenaje a la mujer durante la celebración que tuvo lugar en Bodegas Algueña, localidad al sur...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" css=".vc_custom_1540983546771{margin-top: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]5 mujeres periodistas alicantinas amadrinarán la vendimia en la DOP Alicante. Cinco mujeres, periodistas alicantinas, serán las madrinas de la Vendimia en la DOP Alicante, tras los nombramientos que el Consejo Regulador ha realizado para...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" css=".vc_custom_1540983546771{margin-top: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Buenas expectativas, aunque retraso en el inicio, en este 2018. Durante esta última semana de agosto se comienza a generalizar la vendimia en las poco más de 10.000 hectáreas que ampara la DOP Alicante. Aunque...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index="" css=".vc_custom_1540983546771{margin-top: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Proava ha entregado los premios del II Concurso Oficial de Varietales de la Comunitat Valenciana, distinguiendo las mejores referencias de los vinos de Bobal, Moscatel y Monastrell. Este año, los Vinos Alicante DOP han vuelto...