Red wines are what most obviously jumps to mind when thinking about D.O. Rioja, but there are also great white wines being produced here, both young and Reserve wines. Despite red wines taking most of the scene when considering La Rioja, this region is not only a home for red wine. There are whites being made in this region, ranging from the most … [Read more...] about Rioja Is Also a Land of Young and Reserve White Wines
Familia Martínez Bujanda’s wineries have attended ProWein 2019 and Fenavin 2019, two of the leading trade fairs for the wine industry worldwide. Familia Martínez Bujanda has attended, as it does every year, the world’s most important event for winemakers: ProWein 2019. Held in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 17 to 19 March, this trade fair was the … [Read more...] about Familia Martínez Bujanda attends leading trade fairs for the wine industry
It comes as no surprise that La Rioja is Spain’s wine-growing region par excellence. Its climate and geographical features, as well as its vine-growing tradition, make it the ideal place to make the finest wines. One of our wineries, Finca Valpiedra, stands on a land that is as peculiar as the quality of its wines requires. It lies in the heart … [Read more...] about Finca Valpiedra and its special natural setting
It is hard to forget the faces of the vine-growers after a disaster such as that which took place on April 28th in La Rioja, on Saint Prudence’s Day. The frost destroyed much of the work that had been done, and seriously jeopardised the future work of hundreds of vine-growers and wineries; since the consequences of such a severe frost not only … [Read more...] about A sensational harvest for Finca Valpiedra in one of the toughest years for the region of Rioja
The 2010 harvest was the fourth excellent year of the twenty-first century for the Regulatory Council of the Rioja Denomination of Origin (after 2001, 2004 and 2005). The Rioja classification system, which involves the analysis of more than 4,000 samples from the 285 million litres produced, is the most rigorous in Spain. Even though, the scale … [Read more...] about Finca Valpiedra 2010: The product of an exceptional year!