EP 962 Cava Tasting
Gary Vaynerchuk has long been a fan of Cava, sparkling wine from Spain, as an alternative to expensive Champagne. Cava comes from the Barcelona region in Spain and ring in at nice price points.
Wines tasted in this episode:
|Cavas Hill BrutSpanish Brut Nonvintage|
|One + One Three BrutSpanish Brut Nonvintage|
|Codorniu OriginalSpanish Brut Nonvintage|
|2007 Gramona Gran CuveeSpanish Brut Vintage|
Can cheap-end Cava be compared to high-end Champagne & expect the same quality? I want to see a tasting of Cava priced at the same prices as high-quality Champagne, there we can see the quality-price-value ratio. I don’t feel it’s fair $9 Cava being tasted as an alternative cheap version of Champagne, when Cava is completely unique in it’s own way not simply defined as an imitation. There is some awesome Cava, perhaps it might not be as widely-accessible as other wines, but, beyond convenience they are a treasure waiting to be discovered…