Rioja to Host World’s Best Vineyards 2023LATEST NEWS | JANUARY 23, 2023
Tatiana Rokou, Travel Daily News | Published January 17, 2023
The World’s Best Vineyards list is back in 2023 and will be hosted by Rioja, Spain’s finest wine region. Showcasing the very best of wine tourism across the globe, the annual World’s Best Vineyards list is to be revealed at a special live event hosted in Rioja in July.
As well as its celebrated wineries, charming towns and quaint villages, Rioja is home to Mediterranean forests full of wildlife with high mountain areas to explore and stunning lunar landscapes to discover. The region offers a vast range of fun and memorable outdoor activities for all, including mountain horseback riding, 4×4 driving routes and hot-air ballooning across and over the rolling hills. Known as the gastronomic heartland of Spain, Rioja offers guests delicious culinary experiences from pincho tours to haute cuisine, fine dining and everything in between. The Rioja region produces a range of high-quality agricultural food products, including extra virgin olive oil, sausages, and vegetables, which together create delicious local wine pairing menus.
Andrew Reed, Managing Director Wine and Exhibitions at William Reed, comments: “Rioja is the perfect destination for this year’s World’s Best Vineyard list reveal which combines culture, history and wine tourism equally. With outstanding local restaurants, incredible landscapes, scenery and hundreds of vineyards, we are excited to host this year’s event here and showcase everything the region has to offer.”