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Wine Blog Wednesday: 2006 Pirineos Parraleta (DO Somontano)

February 16th, 2011

Where is Somontano? What is Parraleta? My dear friends Ryan and Gabriella Opaz of CataVino have resurrected Wine Blog Wednesdays with a feature on Spanish wine. How could I pass this up? Hunting deep in my collection I wanted to taste a relatively obscure wine from a relatively unknown region. I even surprised myself with what I found! The 2006 Pirineos Parraleta hails from the DO Somontano, situated in the foothills of the Pyrenees in the province of Huesca (Aragon). The Parraleta grape is indi...

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