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Friday 3 July 2015

Rioja

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 »

Rioja Alta 2005 a ‘gift’ for merchants

As merchants struggled to enthuse their clients during the Bordeaux 2014 campaign, they had rather less trouble selling through their allocations of the 2005 Rioja Alta Gran Reserva 904.

Friday, June 5th, 2015 No Comments »

db Eats HK: Vasco

db sent its resident foodie, Lucy Shaw, to Hong Kong to take the temperature of the city’s restaurant scene. Her first stop was to Spanish fine dining venue Vasco.

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Spanish Chamber in HK hosts La Feria bash

It’s time to dust off those castanets and tuck into chorizo and churros this weekend as Le Feria dances into Hong Kong.

Friday, April 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Synesthete creates the ‘sound’ of Rioja

A synesthete able to hear tastes and taste sounds has created a composition of what he believes the notes found in Rioja sound like.

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 modern wine drinker stereotypes

From Rioja lovers to Champagne quaffers, the drinks business has compiled these portraits of 10 modern consumers based on their wine preference.

Monday, April 20th, 2015 1 Comment »

db Eats: Morada Brindisa Asador

db’s resident foodie, Lucy Shaw, heads to Brindisa’s newest addition in Soho to feast on chorizo fritters, suckling pig and aged manchego.

Monday, April 13th, 2015 1 Comment »

Rolland and Galarreta go organic in La Mancha

Winemaker Michel Rolland and Spanish entrepreneur Javier Galarreta have collaborated to launch an organic wine from La Mancha under the newly-unveiled Rolland Galarreta brand.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

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