Category Archives: CUNE

CVNE Rioja Reserva Viña Real 2005

I’d planned on saving this bottle for when Real Madrid come to Leicester for a game at the end of July.  My plan failed.  The trouble with having wines I know I like in the house is that I’m going to drink them. The notion that I could buy a bottle of CVNE Rioja Reserva Vina… Read More »

Cune Rioja Rosado

T-Mobile are the latest corporate sponsor to pull out of professional cycling citing . We’ll miss them. T-Mobile’s bright pink shirts have been a cheery splash of colour in the peloton for years. To bid them farewell here’s the last pink wine of the year, a Cune Rioja Rosado 2006 from Majestic. It’s not quite… Read More »

CUNE Vina Real

Rioja makes me happy – tinto, blanco or rosado – it’s all good. Well, not all of it is good, and white Rioja is a slightly risky option. Marques de Murrieta is always divine, but a good red doesn’t guarantee a correspondingly good white, so the search is always on for a reasonably priced one… Read More »