Entries by Maria / administradora

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WINE AND LETTERS (VI) – Roger Scruton “I Drink Therefore I am”.

Roger Scruton  I Drink Therefore I am. The randomness of the readings that underpin these letters leads us to deal now with another book written in English, and another posthumous tribute. It is “I Drink Therefore I am”, subtitled “A Philosopher’s Guide to Wine”, by the English philosopher Roger Scruton, first published in 2009. English […]

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CLIMATE AND WORK IN THE VINEYARD- The weather in the land of the Rioja, 1 January 2021

January 2021 was colder and wetter than usual. According to the website www.meteosojuela.es, the thermal anomaly was minus 0,3º and the water anomaly was 166%. It started with the Filomena squall that brought very low temperatures and snow during the first and second week. After the passage of this now legendary squall, we had eight […]