About Ruben

Ruben fell in love with sherry fifteen years ago, but switched to a higher gear in 2013 and started writing about it. Lived in Madrid for a couple of years, now back in Belgium. I also run a whisky blog over at www.whiskynotes.be



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Atamán Inquina

February 8th, 2018 | by Ruben

Atamán was an old brand by Bodegas Barbadillo which was first registered in 1943 but had not been used since


Types of sherry bodegas

January 23rd, 2018 | by Ruben

While most of the world’s fine wines are grown, vinified, matured and sold by the same company, in the case


Manzanilla Entusiastico

January 12th, 2018 | by Ruben

Manzanilla Entusiástico is the first organic Manzanilla. It was launched late 2015 by Pepe Cabral, a grower of ecological Palomino grapes


Alfonso 1|6 ‘Vinos Finitos’

January 10th, 2018 | by Ruben

Gonzalez Byass presented a new range of wines called Vinos Finitos (finite wines). At some point these rare wines were


Xeco Fino sherry

November 29th, 2017 | by Ruben

Xeco (pronounced sec-co, Spanish for dry) is a new brand of sherry launched in the UK in August 2017. This Xeco



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