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Wines of Rioja, Spain

Sharing is caring!In Rioja, aging wine traced back to the late 1700s, a practice inspired by Bordeaux region of France.  Although at the time larger barrels were used.  By the mid 1800s, Rioja wine landscape experienced major growth...

Wines of Priorat, Spain

Sharing is caring!Geography & Climate Situates on the lower western corner of Catalunia west of Penedes, Priorat is a rather small region; most vineyards are planted on steep slopes around the district of Monstant.  For a long time,...

Wines of Navarra, Spain

Sharing is caring!Geography & Climate Navarra has always been a popular wine region in north of Spain, it is a close neighbor to the ever famous Rioja region to the south. A stone throw away from Rioja and...

Wines of Toro and Rueda, Spain

Sharing is caring!Toro and Rueda are Spanish DO (Denominación de Origen) in the heart of Castilla y Leon community.  Only a short 30-minute drive separates these two regions, with the Duero river running through them. Geography & Climate...