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Rioja is Spain’s answer to Bordeaux: a famous region of serious reds. Like Bordeaux it is a river basin near the Atlantic, though more elevated and inland, staying hot and dry in the rain shadow of hills just to the north. The great majority of wines are red blends dominated by the spicy and tannic grape, Tempranillo, whose berry fruit, leather and tobacco notes mesh nicely with the flavours of long oak aging that are a trademark of the region. Top Rioja carries the cedar note of French oak but the coconut-vanilla infusion of American oak is more traditional. Oak also defines the local wine hierarchy, with ‘Joven’ (young) seeing no oak, ‘Crianza’ having one year in oak and one year in bottle, and ‘Reserva’ adding to this year in oak with at least two years in bottle before release.   

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  1. 2016 Vina Zorzal El Inquilino Rioja

    2016 Vina Zorzal El Inquilino Rioja

    91 Points John Caro
    A beautifully modern and accessible Spanish red, grown with organic practices in the famous Rioja region. Vina Zorzal are based in the neighbouring region of Navarro, and named this wine to ...
    $24.99 in mixed 6+ or $27.99 per bottle
  2. 2019 Muga Rioja Blanco

    2019 Muga Rioja Blanco

    91 Points John Caro
    A beautiful white Rioja, Muga reject 50% of their superb fruit for this high quality white. It is mostly the Viura grape (Macabeo) fermented on fine lees in new French oak. Hardly 'oaky' it is ...
    $24.99 in mixed 6+ or $27.99 per bottle
  3. 2019 Callejo Flores de Callejo

    2019 Callejo Flores de Callejo

    Rick’s Picks
    91 Points John Caro
    A rich and satisfying red from a modern producer in the stunning Ribera Del Duero, Spain. Lovely ripe Tempranillo delivers lashings of dark berries and spice, with a rich body and earth-bound ...
    $26.99 in mixed 6+ or $29.99 per bottle
  4. 2016 Remelluri Rioja Labastida

    2016 Remelluri Rioja Labastida

    John’s Picks
    94 Points Parker's Wine Advocate
    A fine and elegant Rioja from a unique producer. Remelluri is the family estate of Telmo Rodrigues, a legend of Spanish wine whose reputation is hard to overstate. This label is both a departure ...
    $35.99 in mixed 6+ or $39.99 per bottle
  5. 2016 Remelluri Rioja San Vicente

    2016 Remelluri Rioja San Vicente

    93 Points Parker's Wine Advocate
    A ripe and succulent Rioja from a legendary producer. Telmo Rodrigues is a leader in modern pan-spanish wine, but his home is this established Rioja estate called Remelluri. Along with his ...
    $35.99 in mixed 6+ or $39.99 per bottle
  6. 2016 Callejo Parajes de Callejo

    2016 Callejo Parajes de Callejo

    John’s Picks
    92 Points John Caro
    A finely flavoured and structured Tempranillo from the middle of the Callejo range. Sourced from a selection of relatively high-altitide vineyards in the Sotillo de la Ribera, this label offers ...
    $39.99 in mixed 6+ or $44.99 per bottle
  7. 2016 Muga Reserva Rioja

    2016 Muga Reserva Rioja

    95 Points James Suckling
    One of our biggest selling Rioja, the Muga Reserva hits that perfect balance of modern and traditional. The fruit is clean and perfect, in a lush and bright and slightly spicy style, but elegant ...
    $39.99 in mixed 6+ or $44.99 per bottle
  8. 2017 Artadi Vinas De Gain

    2017 Artadi Vinas De Gain

    Organic
    94 Points James Suckling
    A plump, modern-style Rioja with lots of structure and texture. Deep layers of pithy, salty and oaky complexity are wrapped up in ripe fruit and body to very serious and charismatic effect. A ...
    $49.99 in mixed 6+ or $55.99 per bottle
  9. 2015 Muga Seleccion Especial Rioja

    2015 Muga Seleccion Especial Rioja

    96 Points James Suckling
    A voluptuous amd very special Rioja Reserva. This powerful old vine cuvee saw 26 months in barrel. With deep dark fruits and toasty oak it is rich and almost creamy in texture, with a beautiful ...
    $54.99 in mixed 6+ or $61.99 per bottle
  10. Mixed 6 — Refreshing Rioja

    Mixed 6 — Refreshing Rioja

    91 Points Richard Caro
    A gorgeous mix of Rioja's more refreshing styles. The Muga Blanco is a delicious example of the region's whites, with a delicately fruity and mineral palate rounded by subtle oak influence. The ...
    $74.97 per pack

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