Rioja Wine Best Value in World 2012- Luis Cañas Crianza 2009

We are very pleased to announce that Luis Cañas wine Crianza 2009 was considered the best value wine in the world for 2012 by the prestigious American magazine Wine Advocate , led by the American guru Robert Parker. As is known, this publication is the international benchmark as far as wine is concerned and is followed by millions of wine enthusiasts worldwide

In July of this year, expert taster Neal Martin, scored wines in which Bodegas Luis Cañas won five of their wines a place with scores that exceeded Parker´s 90 points. Specifically, Luis Cañas Crianza 2009 was awarded 92 points, so 2012 has been, once again, very fruitful in accolades, awards and outstanding reviews for the prestigious winery Villabuena de Álava.

According to Juan Luis Cañas, manager and owner:

“It is an honor for us and something that even in the best of our dreams we could not have imagined a few years ago. Certainly it is the result of effort, enthusiasm and the passion we have for making something that has been a way of life for my family for generations ”

Luis Cañas wines can now be found in over 40 countries on five continents representing the quality of wines produced in Rioja Alavesa.


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