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Tuesday 24 November 2015


Rioja reports its earliest ever harvest

Rioja has recorded its earliest ever harvest this year, according to the control board for the region.

Friday, November 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Walker and Wodehouse strengthens Spanish offer

Bibendum PLB’s specialist off-trade arm Walker & Wodehouse has bolstered its Spanish portfolio with the addition of Rioja producer Bodegas Cosme Palacio.

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Final chance for Rioja Masters

Time is running out for Rioja producers to enter The Rioja Masters 2015, the fourth annual competition that seeks to recognise and reward the finest wines from the region.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Rioja in pictures

A recent trip to Rioja featured chandeliers, chambermaids, pocket watches, ancient reds, terroir perfume and brilliant blue skies.

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Almost impossible’ to define Rioja anymore

Rioja’s array of different wine styles means it is now practically impossible to define the character of the region’s reds according to one Master of Wine.

Monday, September 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Aussies drinking less wine but more often

Australian adults are drinking less wine but more often according to a new report published by Wine Intelligence this week.

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Biking bounders, Cretan cuisine, Aston Martins, touch rugby, iced tea on tap and Glorious Goodwood – it’s been an energetic week in the drinks industry.

Friday, August 7th, 2015 1 Comment »

Rioja revellers soaked in wine battle

Thousands have taken part in Rioja’s annual wine fight, drenching each other with buckets of wine.

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 No Comments »

Rioja a ‘victim of its own success’

Rioja has become a victim of its own success, unsustainably driven by low prices and high volumes according to one of the top winemakers in the region.

Thursday, June 25th, 2015 2 Comments »

UK craves Spanish wining and dining

British foodies are passing over Bordeaux and Burgundy in favour of Spanish Rioja to match their increasingly relaxed dining habits, according to a new survey.

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

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