Top 100 sparkling wines of Getariako Txakolina

Discover the top 100 best sparkling wines of Getariako Txakolina of Getariako Txakolina as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the sparkling wines that are popular of Getariako Txakolina and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Getariako Txakolina

The wine region of Getariako Txakolina is located in the region of El Pais Vasco of Spain. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Ameztoi or the Domaine Ulacia produce mainly wines white, pink and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Getariako Txakolina are Chardonnay, Gros Manseng and Petit Courbu, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Getariako Txakolina often reveals types of flavors of pineapple, spices or straw and sometimes also flavors of gooseberry, lychee or yeast.

In the mouth of Getariako Txakolina is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 49 estates and châteaux in the of Getariako Txakolina, producing 105 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Getariako Txakolina go well with generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or vegetarian.

News from the vineyard of Getariako Txakolina

Walls’ hidden gems: Domaine La Ferme St-Martin, Beaumes de Venise

Onwards, upwards. The roads get narrower, the corners get tighter. I step out of the car when I finally reach the winery and the air is so much fresher here. I go to take a sip from my water bottle and a gust of wind makes it whistle. I stand with Thomas Jullien and we look over the vineyards. It’s not yet spring, and the vines look little more than sticks. ‘It’s a lunar landscape at the moment,’ he says, as a friend’s flock of 300 sheep has just passed through to graze on every scrap of green b ...

Australian wine exports fall as China tariffs bite  

Australian wine exports dropped by 19% to A$2.08bn in the year to 30 June, said trade body Wine Australia this week. While exports to some countries rose, notably the US, the group’s report for the 2021-22 financial year offered fresh insight into a slide in shipments to China. Mainland China imposed varying import tariffs ranging from 116% to more than 200% on Australian bottled wines from late 2020 onwards. Exports to China, including Hong Kong and Macau, dropped by 74% in the 12 months to 30 ...

Château Mouton Rothschild reveals 2019 label

Château Mouton Rothschild has unveiled the latest iteration of its collection of unique, artist-designed labels. Contemporary artists such as Salvador Dalí, César Baldaccini, Joan Miró, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, and Andy Warhol, have been illustrating Château Mouton Rothschild labels since the 1945 vintage. The label of Château Mouton Rothschild’s 2019 vintage was designed by Berlin-based, Icelandic-Danish artist Olafur Eliasson, who works in a range of fields from painting to digital media. ...