Ramon Bilbao embraces higher altitudes to better Rioja

Ramón Bilbao is exploring the altitudinal limits for grape growing in Rioja to produce fresher reds with a greater ageing capacity – although it’s a costly approach.

The week in pictures

From a show-stopping Barca Velha vertical and a new winery helter-skelter, to London's annual Whisky Show – it has been a jam-packed week in the drinks industry.

La Rioja Alta celebrates 75th with Swarovski Jero

La Rioja Alta is celebrating the 75th vintage of its Viña Ardanza brand with a bespoke Jeroboam featuring the number ‘75’ crafted from Swarovski crystals.

Drinking outside the box: Spanish wine at retail

While volume sales of Spanish wine are down in the UK retail sphere, merchants are fighting back by diversifying their Iberian offerings, finds Arabella Mileham

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Cava sales fizzing in Japan

February 23rd, 2017

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