The eastern section of Rioja Alavesa and Rioja Alta
By Tom Perry
This Guide was last updated on 12 February 2010
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Address: Paseo San Raimundo 15,
Tel: 945 60 05 60 Fax: 945 60 05 61
Geo-coordinates: Latitude: 42:33:2N (42.55069) Longitude: 2:34:57W (-2.58255)
The Médoc Alavés in the Hotel Villa de Laguardia (see 'Places to stay') is named after a 19th-century experiment by the government of Alava to make Rioja wines with techniques imported from Bordeaux. Here, creative Riojan and Basque cuisine is showcased along with a wide selection of Rioja wines, especially those from Rioja Alavesa.
Useful information: Starters €9-€19; main courses €14.50-€28. Tasting menu: €38.
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