Alejandro Fernández named one of the Top-20 winemakers in the world
In April, the prestigious international wine publication, FINE magazine, named legendary winemaker, Alejandro Fernández, one of the Top-20 winemakers in the world.
To celebrate the occasion, the Top-20 international winemakers gathered on the banks of the Rhine in Kiedrich, Germany. Those participating included Domaine de Chevalier from Bordeaux; Marqués Piero Antinori from Italy, Angelo Gaia from Italy; Sassicaia from Italy; Terrazas de los Andes from Argentina, Opus One from California...and Grupo Pesquera, the only representative from Spain. To mark the ceremony, an international tasting event was held where each winemaker was asked to selected their most representative wine in magnum format; Alejandro opting for his Tinto Pesquera Millenium Reserva 1996.
This was yet another occasion where Spain, a land of classic winemakers and wines, was represented on the international scene, this time in Germany, by the maestro of Tempranillo, Alejandro Fernández.