The OLD BRIDGE
The OLD BRIDGE Wine Shop
At every price level, an outstanding selection of wines chosen by John Hoskins MW
CAVA, Seleccion Brut +&+, Bodegas Pinord. Penedes, Spain
Alcohol Percentage: 11.5%
Area: Penedes is on the east coast of Spain, south of Barcelona.
Grape Variety: Macabeo 50%, Xarello 30%, Parellada 20%; second fermentation in the bottle just like Champagne; aged on the lees for 2 years
Producer: Owned by the Tetas famil for over 150 years, producing over 5 million bottles a year
Old Bridge Rating: Cava sells in the UK, but only the big brands and at bargain prices. This is a pity - Cava can be outstanding value for money and a drier alternative to the ubiquitous Prosecco
£14.40 per bottle
£13.68 per bottle in a mixed case of 6 bottles
£12.96 per bottle in a mixed case of 12 bottles
5% discount on mixed cases of 6.
10% discount on mixed cases of 12.