Zinio is refreshing, citrusy a hint floral with a crisp finish. Simple but lovely drinking. Zinio is a great fizz for when you want the tingle but not the price tag.
Started as a co-operative of growers who farmed grapes in the lovely Rioja Alta. They have come a long way since 1986 including adding this lovely method traditionelle Cava from the birthplace of great Cava Penedes.
About 90% of Spain is able to make Cava or sparkling wine but in reality, the best and brightest are centred around the North East of Spain. Due to the wide range of climates, there is no definitive style and it is best to get to know individual producers.
Spanish Sparkling Varieties
Macabeo, Xarel.lo and Parellada combine to make the stunning Methode Traditionelle wines of Cava with some Chardonnay on occasion. Generally, all three are quite ordinary for table wine production.