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Dec 09, 2015, 09:45 ET
From left to right: Control Board marketing director Ricardo Aguiriano, director general Jose Luis Lapuente, Eva Longoria, and president, Jose Maria Daroca at the charity gala held in London on November 30 for the Eva Longoria Foundation.

Eva Longoria to receive the Prestigio Rioja Prize

 The Prestigio Rioja Prize is an initiative of the Control Board of the D.O.Ca. Rioja, a pioneer in connecting wine with culture. Its purpose...

May 28, 2015, 13:14 ET
Delta customers will enjoy premium Rioja wines in a range of styles in-flight and in Delta Sky Clubs during the peak summer travel season

Delta Air Lines and Wines from Rioja Launch Innovative Promotional Program

 Delta Air Lines and Wines from Rioja kick off an integrated national partnership this month, offering Delta customers a taste of the Rioja...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:00 ET
The beauty of La Rioja, Spain

Rioja Heads to the Windy City

 Wines from Rioja announces the 2nd annual Rioja Week in Chicago, kicking off with the Rioja Wine & Tapas Festival on Saturday, May 2,...

Mar 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

Rioja Takes New York

 Everyone is invited to explore the celebrated fruits of Spain's most renowned wine region during the inaugural Rioja Week in New York City,...

Nov 02, 2012, 11:57 ET

Tempranillo Takes the Stage

 In celebration of the 2nd Annual International Tempranillo Day on November 8, 2012, Vibrant Rioja is hosting tastings across the nation and...

Oct 04, 2012, 08:14 ET

Premium Aged Riojas Swirl the U.S. Wine Scene

 The DOCa Rioja wine region announced today that exports of the Reserva and Gran Reserva category have consistently increased over the past...

Apr 12, 2012, 11:24 ET

Vibrant Rioja Announces First Grand Tasting Event in Miami

The new generation of Rioja winemakers and winery owners will be the focus during Vibrant Rioja's 4th Annual Grand Tasting on April 30 in...

Jul 22, 2011, 06:17 ET

Vibrant Rioja Searches for the First "Pour Genius" Behind the Bar

Vibrant Rioja announced today its first-ever nationwide competition for bartenders and bar staff. Owing to the trend in favor of small plates, bar...

Apr 20, 2011, 07:32 ET

Vibrant Rioja Announces 3rd Annual Rioja Grand Tasting Events

The king of Rioja grapes, “Tempranillo," will take center stage during Vibrant Rioja's 3rd Annual Grand Tasting events on May 2 in San...

Feb 15, 2011, 07:57 ET

2010 Rioja Wine Exports to U.S. Market Up 33 Percent

The Vibrant Rioja marketing campaign announced today a 33 percent overall increase in Rioja wine export volume to the U.S. market in 2010, compared...

Nov 09, 2010, 13:58 ET

Rioja Excels in New Wine Buying Trends Survey

A new wine trends survey by Communitas Online New York reveals that wines from Rioja score high in consumer and trade awareness when it comes to...

Feb 25, 2010, 09:30 ET

Vibrant Rioja Campaign Launches Integrated Trade Program

In a move that signifies a growing commitment to the U.S. marketplace, the Vibrant Rioja marketing campaign announced today the launch of a...

Sep 02, 2008, 01:00 ET

Vibrant Rioja Wines Join Forces With Project Runway's Kevin Christiana and Jack Mackenroth for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Vibrant Rioja wines and Project Runway Season 4 designers Kevin Christiana and Jack Mackenroth announced their...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

Wines of Rioja Strike a Pose at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

NEW YORK, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The fusion of fashion and wine will return to the tents of Bryant Park when the Vibrant Rioja models unveil...

Dec 10, 2007, 00:00 ET

"Fresh From The Garden" graces the cover of the latest printing of a cookbook called "Down Home". The cookbook is illustrated by the artwork of Jack DeLoney, Ozark, Alabama watercolor artist. (PRNewsFoto)[RV]

Here Comes the ... Wine!

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Your parents registered for the fine china, the sterling silver gravy boat and the patio furniture starter...

Sep 05, 2006, 01:00 ET

Rioja Wine Makes Vibrant Impact at Olympus Fashion Week

NEW YORK, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Vibrant Rioja, the U.S. integrated brand marketing campaign for the Rioja wine region of Spain, gets "out of...

Dec 22, 2005, 00:00 ET

2005 Rioja Harvest of Extraordinary Quality

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials representing the wines of Rioja, Spain, report remarkable results from the 2005 harvest in the...