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February 28, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm


VCC West, Meeting Room 109
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC Canada
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Ticket Status: Sold Out

The region of Rioja produces Spain’s most famous wines, and its winemaking traditions have been essential to this rise to fame. Today we’ll take a journey through the complexity of the region, to re-discover the classics but also to explore Rioja’s age of modernity.

Moderators: Keith Nicholson, DipWSET & Mark Shipway, DipWSET

Featured wines:

Palacios Remondo La Montesa Crianza – Rioja (Garnacha blend) 2014
CVNE – Compañía Vinícola del Norte de España Vina Real Reserva 2012
Grupo Faustino Gran Reserva 1994
Muriel Wines Gran Reserva 2005
Marqués de Riscal Rioja Gran Reserva 2007
Bodegas Valdemar Rioja Blanco – Alto Cantabria Conde Valdemar 2016
Vivanco Rioja 4 Varietales 2014

Wines subject to change

Trade events are available only to those in the wine, restaurant and hospitality industries who buy, sell, serve or market wine in their business. Registration is required.

Must be 19 or older (No Minors) to attend Vancouver International Wine Festival events. Two pieces of ID are required. Infants and babies are not permitted.