Nov 8 2012
Celebrate International Tempranillo Day throughout November with Vibrant Rioja!
 

Celebrate International Tempranillo Day throughout November with Vibrant Rioja!

Did you know that Tempranillo is Rioja’s most widely-planted grape? Grown around the world, Rioja Tempranillo produces wines boasting a soft fruitiness when young and more velvety characteristics when aged. Tempranillo is also
an incredibly versatile food-pairing wine easily enjoyed with almost any food! So, in honor of the 2nd Annual International Tempranillo Day – Thursday, November 8 – Vibrant Rioja invites you to celebrate

all month long with a slew of special events. See below for the full list of nation-wide events. ¡Salud!

TWEET CHAT
On Thursday, November 8, join us at 8:00 pm EST for a #TempranilloDay tweet chat. The virtual event will be co-hosted with TAPAS (Tempranillo Advocates, Producers, and Amigos Society) and Nannette Eaton of the acclaimed blog, Wine Harlots. Nannette will lead participants through a virtual discussion and tasting of Rioja and US Tempranillo wines. We invite you to taste and tweet with us, here are the 5 wines we will taste throughout the hour:
1. Calaveras County “The Spaniard” 2009
2. Abacela Reserve Tempranillo 2007
3. Bodegas Muriel Crianza Rioja 2005
4. Bodegas Ramon Bilbao “Limited Edition” Rioja 2008
5. Faustino VII Rioja 2009

NATIONWIDE TEMPRANILLO WINE TASTINGS
Rioja Tempranillo Tasting at Haskell’s – Stillwater
Wednesday, November 7th
2225 Curve Crest Boulevard West – Stillwater, MN 55082
6:00pm – 7:30pm
$15/per person (private tasting seat limited)
(651) 439-3399

Rioja International Tempranillo Day “1 cent shipping” promo on Wine.com – U.S.
Use code RIOJA for 1 cent shipping on all Rioja Tempranillo wine orders on November 8th.
Thursday, November 8th

Tempranillo Day Rioja Promo at The Tippler – New York
Rioja wine flight and Serrano ham Panini for $20
Thursday, November 8th
425 West 15th Street – New York, NY 10014
5-9pm

International Tempranillo Day In-store Rioja Tasting at Cool Vines – Westfield
Thursday, November 8th
127 Central Ave – Westfield, NJ 07090
6-8pm
Complimentary

Rioja Celebrates Tempranillo Day with Aqua Vino at the Georgia Aquarium – Atlanta
Thursday, November 8th
Georgia Aquarium and Oceans Ballroom 225 Baker St. NW – Atlanta, GA 30313
6-10pm
$180/$325 (VIP) per person
For more information visit: www.georgiaaquarium.org/aquavino/

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Binny’s – Lakeview
Thursday, November 8th
3000 N Clark St – Chicago, IL 60657
5pm – 8pm
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Binny’s – Willowbrook
Thursday, November 8th
6920 Kingery Highway – Willowbrook, IL 60527
5pm – 8pm
(630) 654-0988
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Binny’s – Highland Park
Thursday, November 8th
153 Skokie Valley Road – Highland Park, IL 60035
5pm – 8pm
(847) 831-5400
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Binny’s – Skokie
Thursday, November 8th
5100 Dempster St – Skokie, IL 60077
5pm – 8pm
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Binny’s – Bolingbrook
Thursday, November 8th
639 East Boughton Road #180 – Bolingbrook, IL 60440
5pm – 8pm
(630) 972-1187
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Private Tasting at Haskell’s – Minnetonka
Thursday, November 8th
12900 Wayzata Blvd. – Minnetonka, MN 55305
6:00pm – 7:30pm
$15/per person (private tasting seat limited)
(952) 544-4456

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Whole Foods – Evanston
Thursday, November 8th
1640 Chicago Avenue – Evanston, IL 60201
5pm – 7pm
(847) 733-1600
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Potash Brothers Market – Chicago
Thursday, November 8th
1525 North Clark Street – Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 337-7537
4pm – 7pm
Complimentary

Rioja “Tempranillo Day” Tasting at Heinen’s – Barrington
Thursday, November 8th
500 N. Hough Street – Barrington, IL 60010
5pm – 8pm
Complimentary

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