9 Outstanding Mature Reds from Rioja

New releases from 2016 back to 2010 showcase the ageability of the Spanish region's wines

9 Outstanding Mature Reds from Rioja
Bodegas Valdemar's wines are all sourced from estate vineyards, which span 670 acres in Rioja's three subregions. (Ana Martínez Bujanda)
Jan 9, 2020

One of the delightful peculiarities of Rioja, Spain’s premier winegrowing region, is its penchant for releasing its reds on a greatly staggered schedule. Some are offered in the year or two following harvest, while others mature in the cellars for a decade or more before going on the market. Whether you like your wines fruity and vigorous or elegant and savory, Rioja has something for you. Here are nine newly-released red Riojas, ranging from 2016 back to 2010.

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