RIOJA


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to RIOJA: La Rioja
AcronymDefinition
RIOJARepository Interface for Overlaid Journal Archives (Joint Information Systems Committee; UK)
References in periodicals archive ?
Which is exactly the vision entrepreneur Mario Rotllant Sola had when he founded Bodegas Roda in the Rioja town of Haro in 1987.
For those who think Rioja is just a name of a Spanish red, I'll try to shed some light.
Vina Ardanza Reserva 2008, Rioja Alta, Rioja, Spain (PS25, Armit Wines): Powerful yet balanced and described as a 'textbook' Rioja from a very good vintage, the polished fruit has layers of tobacco, leather, cedar, coffee and vanilla notes, with cherry and blackcurrant fruit at the core.
Region: Rioja Vaiietal:Tempranillo Price: $95 Aromas: Licorice, currant, guava and walnuts Flavors: Black pepper, ripe plum, lactic Impression: Great character, silky, subtle Structure: Medium body, past its best already Drink with: Manchego Why I loved this wine?
If, however, you want to discover the heights to which white Rioja can aspire, the same winery produces Contino 2014 (PS22.
This weekend, try a Rioja which is the poor man's way to drink an older wine, I reckon.
La fiesta de la vendimia es una exaltacion al trabajo de los viticultores y momento de disfrute para toda La Rioja.
49 Cune Barrel Fermented Rioja Blanco Waitrose A rich and creamy, soft-fruit style white Rioja with citrus notes on the palate.
tempranillo blanco, a mutation of the red tempranillo grape which is the backbone of red Rioja wines.
We found with her a lot of values that Rioja wine wants to underline," Lapuente said.
Here's a quick breakdown to help you understand the rioja styles you'll see on labels.