Spain: Rioja

Around Haro

The western parts of Rioja Alta and Rioja Alavesa
By Tom Perry

This Guide was last updated on 12 February 2010
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Restaurante Marqués de Riscal

Address: Torrea 1, 01340 Elciego
Tel: 945 18 08 80   Fax: 945 18 08 89
Geo-coordinates:  Latitude: 42:30:39N (42.51096)    Longitude: 2:37:6W (-2.61824) 

The restaurant, located in the Marqués de Riscal hotel in Elciego (see ‘Places to Stay’), features the cuisine of Francis Paniego from Echaurren prepared by his former sous-chef, José Ramón Piñeiro. In addition to a wide range of vintages from Marqués de Riscal’s Rioja and Rueda wineries, guests can sample the ‘Great Wines by the Glass’ programme, an initiative of Starwood Hotels & Resorts which includes wines from South Africa, Argentina and New Zealand, among others. You can also eat at the somewhat less expensive Bistro 1860.

Useful information: Gastronomic restaurant tasting menu of 12 dishes: €91; Bistro 1860: menus from €50.

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