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The Rioja Denomination of Origin was created in 1991. La Rioja, together with the D.O. El Priorat, are the only two appellations of origin in Spain that have obtained the category of Qualified Designation of Origin (D.O.Ca). These denominations are obliged to comply with much stricter regulations since their level of protection is greater. Wines...
The Rioja Denomination of Origin was created in 1991. La Rioja, together with the D.O. El Priorat, are the only two appellations of origin in Spain that have obtained the category of Qualified Designation of Origin (D.O.Ca). These denominations are obliged to comply with much stricter regulations since their level of protection is greater. Wines that wish to opt for the D.O.Ca must also have been produced in a region with D.O. at least for a period of ten years.
The Rioja Denomination of Origin is located in the Ebro Valley, and limits, to the north with the Sierra de Cantabria and to the south with the Sierra de la Demanda. The La Rioja area encompasses three Autonomous Communities: La Rioja, for the most part, Navarra and a small part of Euskadi. Rioja wines are consumed practically all over the world, with the markets of Great Britain, Germany, the United States and Switzerland being the most demanding. In total, exports of Rioja wines account for more than 30% of total production.
The wines of Appellation of Origin Rioja are characterized by very balanced wines in terms of alcohol content, with good color and acidity, good body and structure, with a smooth and elegant flavor. They are velvety wines when they grow old and fruity when they are young.
The grape varieties currently authorized by the Regulation of D. O. Ca. Rioja are:
Red grapes: Tempranillo, Garnacha, Graciano, Mazuelo and Maturana Tinta.
White grapes: Viura, Malvasía, Garnacha Blanca, Tempranillo Blanco, Maturana Blanca, Torrontés, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Verdejo.
Izadi Crianza 2016 is a perfect wine to accompany any dinner , is the perfect guest to an interesting conversation among friends. Izadi celebrates with this crianza its 25th vintage with one of its best harvests, for the extraordinary quality and the scarce production.
Edulis Crianza 2016 is a fruity and tasty, so easy to drink and is such a balanced wine. Altanza was born to elaborate reserve wines, but with a modern spirit. Their wines are avant-garde, different, unique and expressive, but above all, vivacious.
Que Bonito Cacareaba 2016 is a wine that exudes elegance on all four sides, has everything that a great wine should and can offer. Bodegas Contador is the work of Benjamín Romeo, former winemaker of Bodegas Artadi. The cellar is located on the outskirts of San Vicente de la Sonsierra (La Rioja) where Benjamín Romeo produces quality red and white wines.
Izadi Larrosa 2018 is a limited edition pink wine from old Grenache vines in the lands with the highest altitude of the D.O.C. Rioja Izadi is a winery group that has been growing and expanding through other Denominations creating quality wines in each zone.
Ramón Bilbao Gran Reserva 2011 is a red wine from D.O. Rioja made by the Ramón Bilbao winery. Bodega Ramón Bilbao was born in 1924 in Haro, Rioja Alta, and has been producing quality wines since then. In 2015 it was named Best Spanish Winery at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London.
Cirsion 2016 is a unique wine selected from the best strains by qualified grape pickers. Very fruity wine Bodegas Roda was born in 1987 in a vineyard overlooking the Ebro, in the Estación de Haro neighborhood and they have been making wines since then, of the highest quality.