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Turn to Rioja Wines this Fall!

Turn to Rioja Wines this Fall!

Known for some of the most food-friendly wines in the world, Rioja wines are perfect when you want that restaurant quality food-and-wine experience – at home! A well balanced and versatile grape, Tempranillo is Rioja Spain’s hallmark grape. Tempranillo Reservas and...

Premier Tours & Travel On Live Tasting – Ana Fabiano

Premier Tours & Travel On Live Tasting – Ana Fabiano

JOIN RIOJA WINE MAVEN ANA FABIANO FOR A TASTING TRAVEL EXPERIENCE WITH PREMIER TOURS AND TRAVEL ON: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22 FROM 7PM EDT. Attention all travel lovers! Wines from Rioja has partnered with Premier Tours and Travel to bring you an expertly done culinary...

100 DAYS OF RIOJA | ROUND UP 3

100 DAYS OF RIOJA | ROUND UP 3

Sip along with us and toast another week of 100 Days of Rioja celebrations! Whether you’re in the mood for red or white, we’ve got the perfect Rioja for you. Check out our Instagram stories and shop this link to explore Spain’s oldest winemaking region. Featured on...

Our favourite spots to drink Rioja in London

Our favourite spots to drink Rioja in London

London is full of all kinds of wine bars – British, European and Spanish alike and some of our favourites are linked by the fact they all serve Rioja wine! We’ve selected five of our top picks, so you’re never short of inspiration if you fancy a glass of Rioja in the...

Premium pancake and Rioja pairings

Premium pancake and Rioja pairings

It’s Shrove Tuesday! The best thing about this day is the excuse to eat pancakes for every meal. Do you prefer sweet or savoury? Luckily there’s no need to choose, and we’ve got a Rioja pairing for many pancake recipes. Get ready to make the most of Shrove Tuesday...

Welcome to the Rioja Wine Academy

Welcome to the Rioja Wine Academy

As a result of the great demand we were witnessing for the Certified Educator course, in 2019 it was decided to take a step further and create a new educational tool, not only to enhance the existing platform but also to provide an opportunity to expand our range of...

2019 was a year of transition to usher in the new decade of Rioja

2019 was a year of transition to usher in the new decade of Rioja

Rioja weighs up the last financial year and sets out the strategic course for 2020. The institution is optimistic and is working on defining a Strategic Plan that will enable it to face the new decade with confidence.   Fernando Salamero, President of the...

Rioja wines touch down in Japan

Rioja wines touch down in Japan

As part of the international promotional campaign for Rioja wines, the Regulatory Board of the Rioja Designation of Origin, carried out a series of actions this week in various parts of Tokyo. The aim of this initiative was to reinforce the image of the wines of the...

The ‘best’ Rioja wines captivate Berlin

The ‘best’ Rioja wines captivate Berlin

Last weekend in Berlin, Rioja presented its 100 ‘best wines’ according to the prestigious publication, Meininger. To this end, as part of Rioja's promotional campaign in the German market, and after its success in Munich last month, the oldest Denomination of Origin...

2019: The vintage

2019: The vintage

The 2019 harvest in the Rioja DOCa saw approximately 385 million kg of grapes harvested (187 million at Rioja Alta, 109 at Rioja Oriental, and 89 million at Rioja Alavesa), of which 342 million kg were red grapes and 43 million kg were white grapes. As the 2019...

Rioja revolutionises Moscow’s Red Square

Rioja revolutionises Moscow’s Red Square

Rioja wines continue to gain followers on Russian soil. This was never more apparent than last week at the fifth edition of the Rioja Wine Fair in Moscow, an event organised by the Regulatory Board which welcomed more than 1,000 people in a luxurious department store...

Rioja creates a buzz in the markets

Rioja creates a buzz in the markets

Nearly 100 professionals from China, the United States, Norway, Japan and the United Kingdom, including recognised sector opinion leaders and professionals, visited DOCa Rioja this month to gain first-hand knowledge of the region's wines and wineries. This month, the...

Rioja Month in Switzerland

Rioja Month in Switzerland

During the month of May, Rioja wines featured at several of the most renowned gastronomic events in Switzerland, including the popular FOOD ZURICH festival and a trade presentation at the Basel football stadium. As part of the promotional campaign implemented by the...

2018: ‘the good one’

2018: ‘the good one’

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]   The Plenary Committee of the Regulatory Board of Rioja DOCa (Consejo Regulador de la Denominación de Origen Calificada Rioja) has officially classified the uncertain 2018 vintage as ‘Good’.   The technical team were keen...

Growing interest in Rioja in China’s interior

Growing interest in Rioja in China’s interior

Rioja wines are once again on tour in China, as part of the activities organised by the Consejo Regulador DOCa Rioja for the Asian market. The cities of Kunming (Yunnan) and Nanning (Guangxi), both in the south of the country and with an emerging wine market, hosted...

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