Laguardia in Rioja, All About the Wine

October is grape harvest time in Rioja.

As we came into the region we immediately found the harvest in full swing.
Purple grapes ready for harvest and be made into wine in the region of Rioja in SpainLuscious bunch of purple grapes.
Grapes in Rioja, SpainHuge bins full of grapes!
Purple grapes ready for harvest and be made into wine in the region of Rioja in SpainThe streets of Laguardia reek of wine – in a good way!
Vinoteca Sign in Laguardia, SpainWe are on the wine route.
Ruta del Vino Sign in Laguardia, SpainEntrance to a winery.
Doorway to winery in Laguardia, SpainAl has a taste of the raw wine directly from the tank where it’s fermenting.
Wine Cellar Tour in Laguardia, SpainThe walls in this cellar are made up of aged bottles of wine.
Wine Bottle Wall in a Wine Cellar in Laguardia, SpainThe winemaster decants some fresh wine for us.
Wine tasting in a cellar in Laguardia, Spain A quick tapa lunch and then we’re off to see a winery with its own hotel designed by Frank Gehry.
meatball tapa in Laguardia More on our October 2014 trip to Northern Spain.

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  1. Pingback: One Four Challenge November Week 1: Rioja Grape Harvest | Elizabatz Gallery·

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