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Ri·o·ja

 (rē-ō′hə, -hä)
n.
Any of various wines, usually red, from the northern Spanish province of La Rioja and a few adjacent areas.

rioja

(riːˈəʊxə)
n
(Brewing) a red or white wine, with a distinctive vanilla bouquet and flavour, produced around the Ebro river in central N Spain
[C20: from La Rioja, the area where it is produced]

Ri•o•ja

(riˈoʊ hɑ)

n.
a dry red wine from the Rioja region of N Spain.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rioja - dry red table wine from the Rioja region of northern Spain
red wine - wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes
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For the money I think this is one of the best red Riojas around.
Fireside riojas for a moment of calm: Tesco finest* Vina del Cura Rioja Gran Reserva DOC 2011 (PS11, 14% abv) is a delicious fruity wine with notes of blackberry.
Fireside riojas for a moment of calm: Tesco finest* Vina del Cura Rioja Gran Reserva DOC 2011 (PS11, 14% abv) is a delicious fruity wine with notes of enjoy as a drink to wind down at the end of the day; or its berry flavours would be perfect with turkey, duck, beef or game.
Company spokeswoman Lillian Riojas told the Chronicle in an email that the spill wasn't due to the Valero infrastructure.
En 2015, aun como rector del Seminario Menor de la diocesis de Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Juan Manuel Riojas Martinez abusaba sexualmente de su estudiante Javier Calzada Tamez, entonces de 16 anos y quien denuncio ese abuso ante las autoridades eclesiasticas.
Campos Riojas asevera que en las mediciones no se ha detectado que por ese motivo haya bajado sus preferencias electorales, y considera que "es mas un tema mediatico, de los politicos que no ha impactado en la eleccion en general".
We all decided not to name a "winner' but the one that got the notoriety of the night was a fantastic Marques del Riscal 1952 Reserva, which also showed how beautiful Riojas can age.
Goodbye" were heard by three pals of victim John "Rocky" Riojas.
La segunda ponencia de este mismo bloque corrio a cargo del doctor Carlos Riojas, investigador del Departamento de Estudios Regionales-Ineser del CUCEA, la cual se inscribio en el area de historia global contemporanea.
Spain Wine Class" features the gamut from sparkling cavas to complicated riojas from the Iberian land of tapas and matadors.
Not only does she say yes, but over riojas it turns out she doesn't just work at The Grind Shack, she owns it.