Inbound and scheduled for delivery to welcome January 5th,2016 look for limited availability via BCLDB Customer Service or ask for Laudum at your favorite Local Licenced Private Store as we get ready to Embrace Spain with our first shipment from Alicante DO “Laudum Crianza” featuring Certified Organic Spaniah Monastrell, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot.
Deep cherry red in colour the wine presents an aroma rich in spices and vanilla.
Perfectly integrated with 16 month of oak Cask aging, giving Alicante Laudum Crianza a balanced and meaty palate, with all the structure and persistence one expects of a full-bodied wine. It was this Wine, that captured our attention to initiate this import story.
Ideal for accompanying meats, cheeses, rice dishes, Laudum Crianza this is a wine to enjoy on its own or with any variety of formal or informal plates.
Join us as we Embrace Spain to welcome Wine from Bodegas Bocopa, where Alicante DO is robustly influenced by the climate and terroir of Valencias white, sun bleached Mediterranean shores.
Modern GPS Marine ship Tracking is letting us follow the arrival of the Seaspan Container ship Felixstowe as it makes its way to Vancouver. The Vessel that is carrying our espumante, organic white and reds and some quality table wine from Valencia Spain.
It was King Ferdinand of Spain who financed Christopher Columbus`Travels and Spanish explorer Vasco Nunez de Balboa also of Spain who, in 1513, became the first European to discover that the Isthmus of Panama was just a slim land bridge separating the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
We are excited to share the history, news and information of Spain with all who have interest in the background behind the product that is on this ship. As the wine gets closer to arrival in our port we will begin to post details of the varietals from Bodegas Bocopa, Alicante DO Spain so that you too can share in the anticipation that theses historical figures have made possible for us today.
By reaching back further we one can almost hear the clatter of men working on their ships and before them the Romans who occupied this region building castles to establish viticulture in an area that provides much richness from the soil into the fruit that the good People at Bocopa harvest and convert to the wonderful product soon to arrive here in BC.
Join us as we welcome the flavour of these Spanish wine selections to celebrate our enthusiasm for the land it comes from with appreciation for the culture and history that surrounds the making of premium quality old world wine of distinction.
Just 30 Kilometers from the Mediterranean Shore is the home of southern Spain’s most advanced wine producer Bodegas Bocopa.
Join us to embrace Spain as we warmly await the arrival of fine wine from the Province of Alicante, Spain’s ‘White Coast’, the southern region of Valencia.
There is no place like this ‘Old World’ growing region were the Roman Empire built castles and established vines. A place where Christopher Columbus (an Italian) most certainly traveled as he made his way to set sail for the new world.
Bodegas Bocopa is a worthy location to visit… the facility offers a rewarding travel tour destination with spectacular landscape and a welcoming setting as one of the best wine tour facilities we know.
Traveling Now – Through the Panama Canal a container ship is en-route to Vancouver with Award Winning MARINA Espumante, DON MANTILLÓN table Red and White, and the first of acclaimed LAUDUM Nature organic series…
We look forward to seeing them arrive here as much as we recommend you go see Spain.
Find out more: Visit http://www.bocopa.com and consider making plans to visit Alicante sometime and you too will find yourself wanting to embrace Spain.