The latest winery I visited has been Muga, an impressive bodega in the heart of Rioja. This family owned business is located in the barrio de la Estación (the train station district), where most of the wineries of Haro, the wine capital of Rioja, can be found. The reason for such a density of wineries is that Continue reading
Vivanco is not the only winery we visited this summer. Another winery with a focus on tourism is Ramón Bilbao, just outside Haro. This wine group has wineries in the Spanish wine regions Navarra, Rioja, Ribera del Duero, Rueda and Rias Baixas and sells its wines all over the world. Continue reading
If you traveled to Spain and if you are into wine tourism, you will known that Rioja is probably the most famous wine region of Spain, both for Spanish and international tourists. And within this wine region, one of the most well-known wineries is Vivanco.
Vivanco is located just outside Briones and is surrounded by vineyards. Vivanco is not only a winery, but Continue reading
Are you planning on visiting Spain during the coming months? Then you will be one lucky person if you like wine! From the end of July till the beginning of October the grape harvest will take place. As you might know, here in Spain we are always looking for an excuse to party, so naturally we make a big festivity of the grape harvest as well: Welcome to the Fiestas de Vendimia!