Thanks to our winemakers !

With a new year upon us, it’s time for a heartfelt thanks to our passionate winemakers.












Honor roll for Bodegas Bhilar

In his latest Special Report on Rioja where Tim Atkin does a very thorough review of the region, David Sampedro’s wines (Bodegas Bhilar) are real stand outs.

Selected as part of the White Wine of the Year: Terca 2010, Bodegas Bhilar

The list of wines from Bodegas Bhilar will soon be updated to reflect Tim Atkin’s reviews.

A New Partner !

barbuVINS is proud to announce its partnership with Bodegas Bhilar, located in Elvillar (Álava province, Spain).

This gem is owned by the dynamic duo of David Sampedro and Melanie Hickman. They make wines that are extremely respectful of nature and express the terroir beautifully. All their plots are either in biodynamic conversion or are have already been managed using biodynamic farming for several years. The first order is being prepared. We just can’t wait!