TEMPRANILLO INTERNATIONAL DAY
The non-profit association TAPAS (Tempranillo Advocates, Producers and Amigos Society) promotes in the EEUU the Tempranillo grape variety, among other Spanish autochthonous grape varieties and the wines produced from them and in 2011 organized the first annual celebration of the Tempranillo International Day encouraging everybody to toast with a glass of wine of this excellent red variety, every second Thursday of November.
Considered foundation of Rioja red wines identity and one of the noble varieties of the world. Capable of producing great young wines as well as wines to be aged, balanced and with a soft and fruity palate.
In La Rioja we are privileged to grow vines and to elaborate high quality wines with distinctive personality and mundialy well known under the Designation of Origin - D.O.Ca Rioja
as our Tunante de Azabache, Silver Medal at the International Wine Competition "Mundial de Tempranillo"