Rare 50 year old Rioja wines
On 30th September at Wines from Rioja’s Trade Tasting, an event open to the UK wine trade , seven rare Rioja wines from the 1964 vintage were unveiled and tasted. Sourced from private collections at winery cellars, the 1964 vintage tasting was hotly anticipated as the vintage was widely recognised to be one of Rioja’s greatest – unmatched until the now legendary 2001.
Shown with an educational and informative talk from wine expert Sarah Jane Evans MW, members of the wine trade enjoyed tasting glasses of the seven special wines -
Bodegas Campo Viejo
Bodegas CVNE Vina Real Reserva Especial
Bodegas Franco-Espanolas Royal Reserva
Bodegas Palacio Glorioso Gran Reserva
Bodegas Ramon Bilbao Gran Reserva
Bodegas Riojans Monte Real Gran Reserva
Herederos del Marques de Riscal Cosecha
These exceptional wines are very rare and in short supply, but many wineries have back vintages dating back for many decades – see here for contact details of all Rioja wineries to help you track down your favourite old vintage – check out our vintage guide here for more information.
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