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  • Grenache

    You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...

  • Tempranillo

    History of the grape: Origins of Tempranillo are murky. It could be indigenous to the Spanish countryside, or it coul...

  • Macabeo

    Macabeo is Spain’s most widely planted grape. From there, it has made its way to southern France’s Roussillon region,...

  • Albariño

    History of the grape: Legend has it that Cluny monks from Burgundy brought the parentage of the grape, either Rieslin...

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  • Earlier this week, we wrapped up our focus on Tempranillo wines with a final look at Rioja. Before we close this chapter of our Global Tasting Initiative, I am thrilled to report about an exciting event that took place here in New York City this week.Tempranillos al Mundo is a global competition that seeks out the finest Tempranillo wines from t... Read More

    From the article Catching up with Tempranillo

  • With so much new release Rioja tasted recently, and my ever increasing ... ... liveliness left. 70pts1970 La Rioja Alta 904 Gran ReservaMusty and sweetly maderized on the nose with a chocolate candy tone. This was a rich, elegant wine once, but today all that remains in the bottle are hints of earth, leather and spice, with persistent funk on ... Read More

    From the article 1970 Rioja

  • The wine world is usually going through one form of a conniption fit or another over the very real yet wonderfully vague differences that separate so-called modern wines from the traditional wines. Now, much like point scores for wine, the definition of what constitutes modern (manipulated industrial swill or lush fruity gems?) or traditional (c... Read More

    From the article Bodegas Roda Wine

  • La Rioja Alta Tempranillo Blend Rioja Viña Ardanza Reserva Especial 2001


    No written review

    Wine review by Patricklarmer

  • La Rioja Alta Tempranillo Rioja Gran Reserva 904 1997


    Absolutely love this wine! Watch out cause the cork will crumble if you are not careful. Aged beautifully in the bottle ruby red color soft tannins and amazing complexity!Very aromatic! Read More

    Wine review by HavingFun

  • La Rioja Alta Tempranillo Rioja Gran Reserva 904 1997


    Bricking brownish red in color. Dried fruit, sour cherry on the nose. Sour pomegranate on the palate with lively acidity supporting a sweet sour core of fruit. Some crushed rock on the back end just before a nice medium plus finish. Slinky light mouth-feel with some impressions of soil also in the mix. 92 points. Read More

    Wine review by JonDerry

  • Interesting article from the Rare Wine Co. on a little history of the region, ageability, and pricing of older Rioja's. Read More

    Forum post in the topic RWC article on Rioja's

  • La Rioja Alta Tempranillo Blend Rioja Viña Arana Reserva 2001


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    Wine review by run4chocolate

  • So who goes to a Mexican restaurant thinking about wine?Not many people, but ... Vall Llach - $661997 Bodegas La Rioja Alta, Gran Reserva 904 - $103I’m getting used to great surprises here and the Italian list is no different. There are actually specific pages for the wines of the Tenuta dell’Ornellaia, as well as the wines of Angelo Gaja! Mor... Read More

    From the article Pick It Apart

  • La Rioja Alta Vi-a Alberdi Rioja 2003


    Great Rioja. Very oaky and smooth. Can drink this the whole day. Read More

    Wine review by Nickel3ack

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