Author Archives: Cecilio Augusto Berndsen

About Cecilio Augusto Berndsen

Information Technology, Management, Project Management and Public Administration are areas I am familiar with. I am also interested in photography, wine, sailing, politics, economics, and economic development.

Tasting #249 January 31, 2023 12:30 pm Wines from Southern Chile

Tasting #249 January 31, 2023 12:30 pm Wines from Southern Chile  Capri Ristorante, McLean VA Wines 1.    Koupin, Carignan, 2019. Vinos Gustavo Martinez. Valle de Itata  13.5% Alchool 2.    Chardonnay, Sol de Sol. Vina Aquitanie, S.A. Valle de … Continue reading

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Mario Aguilar is not with us anymore

Mario Aguilar is not with us anymore Mario Aguilar passed away January 1st. 2023 Mario Aguilar distinguished and appreciated member of the Club del Vino  has left us at the dawn of the new year of 2023. His activity at … Continue reading

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Tasting #248 December 6, 2022 – 12:30 Wines from the “Camino de Santiago”

Tasting #248          December 6, 2022 – 12:30 Wines from the “Camino de Santiago”  “The Way of Saint James”  Capri Ristorante, McLean VA  Tasting Overview The main objective of this tasting is to explore some wines of … Continue reading

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Tasting # 247 – November 15, 2022 – 12:30   The Best Red Wines of 2022:

Tasting # 247 – November 15, 2022 – 12:30   The Best Red Wines of 2022: Priorat, Ribera Del Duero, Ribera Sacra, Rioja, and Toro  Capri Ristorante, McLean VA   Power Point presentation version in pdf format by Ricardo Santiago    … Continue reading

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Brazil’s winemakers aiming to toast more global sales

Brazil’s winemakers aiming to toast more global sales Published in October 2022 at BBC NEWS https://www.bbc.com/news/business-63240259 Article recommended by John Redwood Share IMAGE SOURCE,GIORGIA MEZACASA Giorgia Mezacasa says Brazil’s winemakers just need overseas drinkers to try their wines By Luana … Continue reading

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Tasting No 246 – October 25, 2022 – Wines from Northern Spain

Tasting No 246 – October 25, 2022 –12:30 pm           Wines from Northern Spain                                               … Continue reading

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Tasting #245 September 27, 2022 Ribera del Duero, Spain

Tasting #245 September 27, 2022 Ribera del Duero, Spain Capri Ristorante, McLean, VA Tasting Overview The purpose of this tasting is to explore the wines from the Ribera del Duero Region in Spain. This is one of the best wine … Continue reading

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Robert Parker’s Tasting in HongKong

Robert Parker’s Tasting in Hong Kong   “”91,063 views Oct 24, 2015 PARKER´S TASTING – THE MAGICAL 20 This has been the largest Bordeaux tasting ever organized and by far the best presentation of wines I have attended. Parker clearly demonstrated, … Continue reading

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Tasting #244 August 2022 Were You There?

Tasting #244 August 2022 Were You There? Check this friendly group out. Were you there in the tasting #244? The evaluation of the wines is at the bottom of this post. It also has been included in the post with … Continue reading

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Tasting #244 Rioja Wines: Crianza vs. Gran Reserva – August 30, 2022

Tasting #244 Rioja Wines: Crianza vs. Gran Reserva – August 30, 2022 Capri Ristorante, McLean VA Original MS PowerPoint presentation in .pdf format . It may take a few seconds to download   Objective and Tasting Procedures  Compare different reds … Continue reading

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