Category Archives: Cava

Heretat el Padruell Cava NV

The love of fizz over Christmas doesn’t seem to be going away and whilst the supermarkets slug it out over who can get people to drive across town to get the cheapest Champagne, there’s other sparkling wines available, and unless it absolutely positively has to be Champagne then there’s better value to be had elsewhere.… Read More »

Mas Miralda Cava

We had a mini celebration for a colleague who was “off to follow her bliss”. Her plan may seem bonkers to others but it’s making her happy and not hurting anyone else, so good luck and best wishes were called for all round. The mini celebration was accompanied by mini bottles of Cava. ASDA Cava,… Read More »

Clos Monistrol Vintage Cava

Planning a holiday in the North York Moors in June and July seemed like a great idea – swimming, cycling, walking and barbecuing in the sun all day long. That was before the great flood of 2007. The motorway was closed, sizeable bits of road have been washed away, but I’m here and it’s lovely.… Read More »

Campo Viejo Cava Brut Reserva

Some friends had a happy, healthy baby this week. Hurrah! She arrived a month earlier than planned, so we were delighted she was fine, but I was woefully short of Champagne to celebrate. A quick scoot around the kitchen revealed a few sparklers, but nothing from the required neighbourhoods in northeast France. I cracked open… Read More »