Rioja invites you to experience the best of wine, food and culture from Spain's top wine region at the Rioja Wine & Tapas Festival on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Chicago’s historic Union Station. This food and wine festival will showcase nearly 200 vibrant wines from Rioja, ranging from Blancos to Rosados to Gran Reservas, all accompanied by live Spanish music. To pair these wines, 30 notable American chefs will create their interpretations of Rioja-inspired tapas. Guests can sample delicious hams at the jamón bar and savor some of Spain’s finest cheeses in the cheese cave while learning about this prominent wine region. All lovers of wine and food are welcome at what is sure to be one of the best gastronomic parties of the year! The event is $65 per person and expected to sell out, so purchase your tickets early. We look forward to sharing a unique culinary experience with you – ¡Salud!
Extending through the week of May 2, Wines from Rioja will host Rioja Week in Chicago, including tasting events, flights and food pairings, plus special discounts in restaurants and retail shops around the city. Experience some of the world’s most delicious, food-friendly wines at extraordinary values. Stay tuned to the Rioja Website, Facebook, Twitter as all the fun details of Rioja Week unfold!