Category Archives: Rioja

Murray’s Cheese Bar & Abando Rioja
Rioja
August 28, 2012

Murray’s Cheese Bar & Abando Rioja

I can’t help it-I am obsessed with cheese.  It is by far my favorite food.  If I suddenly became lactose intolerant this would be a problem.  I could exist solely…

Ergo Tempranillo at Ventanas
Rioja
December 11, 2011

Ergo Tempranillo at Ventanas

Last night I was surprised with dinner at Ventanas in NYC.  Ventanas is a new Spanish tapas restaurant located in the very fashionable Meatpacking district underneath the Highline.   Following…

Malbec
June 30, 2011

Ayza Wine & Chocolate Bar

In May I had the pleasure of visiting Ayza Wine & Chocolate Bar for the first time.  I first heard of Ayza via Twitter and was immediately intrigued.  What could…

Rioja
September 8, 2010

La Rioja Alta Vina Alberdi Reserva 2003

Last night I took my boyfriend to STK  in the Meatpacking District to celebrate his birthday with a melt in your mouth steak and some fabulous red wine.  Being that…

Rioja
November 8, 2009

Red, White, and Rioja

Spanish Rioja is quickly gaining popularity here in the United States.  This past week I went to my favorite wine bar Riposo 46 located on 9th Avenue at 46th Street. …