In this post, we analyze the reasons why wines from Rioja provide consistently high quality at very different price levels. We will cover in-depth elements of the Riojan terroir, a sometimes forgotten element when Rioja is mentioned!
Why are wines from Rioja so good? The Rioja terroir
Grape and landscape are behind a great wine region and this is also the case of Rioja. In this article, we are going to analy… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/rioja-terroir-guide/
Are you planning a trip to Spain? Discover everything the magical region of Rioja has to offer: the wine, the food, the best places to visit, etc. Come! Rioja awaits.
Rioja awaits you
When you are planning a trip to Spain it’s easy to think about beaches, big bustling cities or small quaint villages. But there is another, less obvio… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/rioja-awaits-you/
Rioja is one of the most famous wine regions in Spain, and has many things to see and do. If you are already visiting Madrid and are thinking about taking a trip up to Rioja for a weekend of wine tasting and exploring, there are various travel options to…
How to get to Rioja from Madrid
In this post we want to share some of the options to get to Rioja from Madrid. Rioja is not a large region and the biggest city, Log… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/how-get-rioja-madrid/
Rioja is a fantastic place to visit- especially for those who like wine! Dotted with beautiful little wine towns, castles and churches, as well as fantastic tapas and wine to try, Rioja is a fantastic place to explore.
Things to do in Rioja- Part 1
With rolling landscapes of gold, burnt orange and fiery red, Rioja in autumn is a magical place to visit. This autumn harvest season has inspired us… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/things-do/
Haro, one of the main cities in Rioja is well-known for its wineries and its restaurants. Many of them offer fantastic Riojan gastronomy. We go through a list with the best restaurants in Haro in this post.
The best restaurants in Haro, Rioja
As part of our ´Best places to eat in La Rioja´ series, you will be able to read about The best tapas bars in Haro, The best restaurants and t… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/best-restaurants-har/
Logroño, capital of the region of Rioja in Spain, has in gastronomy its most important touristic appeal. Restaurants and bistros get together in this city that holds wine tradition and wine business deep in its soul. In this post we go through a list of r…
The best restaurants in Logroño
Logroño, capital of the region of Rioja in Spain, has in gastronomy its most important touristic appeal. Restaurants and bistros get together… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/best-restaurants-logrono/
The idea of a wine battle may sound strange... but is Big fun. On June 29th the City of Haro hosts one of the less harmful battles in the world. A long tradition explains why this Fiesta became so famous and well-known
Wine Battle in Haro (Rioja)
In case you do not have plans for end of June you may want to consider to be in Haro around those days. Haro, an important City for Spanish wine, is m… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/wine-battle-haro/
Rioja is known worldwide for the high quality of its wines. The quality of the wines from Rioja is controlled by the Denomination of Origin qualified Rioja. Different wines are permitted under this regulation. We try to bring some light to this oftenly as…
Classification system of Rioja wines
We have to answer to this question very often during our winery tours in Rioja region. Wine is a highly regulated sector in the European Unio… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/classification-system-rioja-wines/
Laguardia is a perfect destination where you can stay if you want to visit La Rioja. A medieval City, its walls and people have a long relationship with wine. We propose you some ideas of things to do in Laguardia, Rioja Alavesa
What to Do in Laguardia, Rioja Alavesa
Laguardia is a walled town. The Wall was erected by the order of Sancho, an important monarch from Navarre. Laguardia retains its old e… https://winetourismspain.com/blog/things-do-laguardia-rioja/