In the 25 years since Araex Grands was founded by Javier R. Galarreta, there has been a seismic shift in the quality of Rioja Alavesa wines. A region once known for simple carbonic maceration wines is now the epicenter of Rioja terroir, showcasing the power of old vine grape […]
Great charity event with great wines
This year, ARAEX Grands celebrates 25 years of the unique and innovative wine business model by wine visionary and entrepreneur, Javier R. Galarreta
Using Bilbao as the gateway to Rioja Alavesa, over 100 customers from around 20 countries gathered at Azurmendi Restaurant for a welcome dinner at 3 Michelin starred restaurant led […]
A new vibrant year comes ahead and at ARAEX Grands we look forward to seeing you soon at any of the next trade fairs and shows around the globe this special year for us:
- 18-20th March Dusseldorf during Prowein: Hall 10 – stand H61
- 16-19th April in Barcelona during Alimentaria: Hall 3 - stand D423
- 29-31st May in […]
ARAEX Grands Spanish Fine Wines have achieved a successful result of 26 GOLD medals in total and 2 wines elected BEST OF SHOW on its categories.
MUNDUS VINI was founded 19 years ago by Meininger Verlag publishing house and has become one of the world’s most significant wine competitions with […]
The Rioja Masters is an exclusive blind tasting conceived and managed by the Drinks Business. The top Riojas were awarded Gold, Silver or Bronze medals according to their result, and those wines that were deemed by the judges to be outstanding received the ultimate accolade – the title of Rioja Master.
“Once again in 2017 a company […]
With 48 years’ experience, the IWSC is widely recognized as the most prestigious and the most respected wine & spirit competition in the world.
The Competition is unique in wine & spirit, proud to set the international benchmark for quality using the two stage judging process to ensure the industry’s most credible results. It holds a […]
The French oenologist and consultant Michel Rolland and the Spanish wine entrepreneur Javier R. de Galarreta have joined forces in a crusade to sing the praises of the outstanding quality of Spanish winemaking: an excellent terroir and longstanding experience in creating first-rate wines with authentic potential in international markets.
Rolland & Galarreta; a unique terroir with a modern and elegant style. Its mission: to ensure the prestige of Spain’s outstanding wines throughout the world.
It has been described as one of the key presentations of the year in Spain, boasting the presence of both Michel Rolland, the most influential oenologist […]
The weather inclemencies of 2017, especially the widespread low temperatures in April throughout Europe, have caused substantial damage to vineyards. The Rioja Alavesa region has not been spared, and the frigid temperatures on the night of the 28th of April 2017 covered a significant portion of vines in frost.
For the third year in a row, our Villa Conchi Brut Selection Cava provided a refreshing way for the more than 3,200 participants of the Mercedes-Benz Golf Trophy to toast a great tournament. The Trophy toured 25 cities throughout Spain, with the finals held at the PGA […]