Top 100 white wines of Costa de Cantabria

Discover the top 100 best white wines of Costa de Cantabria of Costa de Cantabria as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the white wines that are popular of Costa de Cantabria and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Costa de Cantabria

The wine region of Costa de Cantabria is located in the region of Cantabrie of Spain. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Casona Micaela or the Domaine Behetría de Cieza produce mainly wines white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Costa de Cantabria are Albarino, Riesling and Verdejo, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Costa de Cantabria often reveals types of flavors of citrus, apples or peach and sometimes also flavors of green apple, minerality or lemon.

In the mouth of Costa de Cantabria is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 5 estates and châteaux in the of Costa de Cantabria, producing 9 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Costa de Cantabria go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or shellfish.

News from the vineyard of Costa de Cantabria

Liv-ex 2021 Power 100 shows rebalancing of the fine wine market

The latest edition of Liv-ex Power 100, which lists the most powerful fine wine brands, shows that the period between October 2020 and September 2021 experienced a rebalancing of the market, with a number of classic labels returning to prominence. Château Lafite Rothschild re-entered the top 10, moving from 11th to 2nd place, while fellow First Growths Mouton-Rothschild and Margaux have also risen, to 6th and 10th place respectively. Petrus also re-entered the top 10, now at 7th place after a ye ...

Walls’ hidden gems: Domaine Font de Courtedune, Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Establishing a vineyard isn’t something you just rush into these days. Identifying the right site, carrying out soil analysis, selecting suitable rootstocks and varieties, procuring equipment… We’ve made a lot of progress in the past 80 years. But perhaps we overthink such things. Some estates, such as Domaine Font de Courtedune, have grown organically, with major decisions often being made for practical, rather than stylistic, reasons. And the results, from Côtes-du-Rhône to Châteauneuf-du-Pape ...

Best celebrity wines: How good are they?

Celebrities from all walks of fame are stepping into the wine world. Sports stars, actors, musicians and TV personalities are all jumping on the wine bandwagon, some owning vineyards and others getting more hands-on in the winemaking itself. This growing trend shows no sign of slowing with recent celebrities to launch their own wines including George Clooney, Gordon Ramsey and Gary Barlow. The Take That star follows in the footsteps of pop singer Kylie Minigue, who launched a successful range of ...

The best wines of Costa de Cantabria in other styles