D.O.C. RIOJA

The Rioja appellation region of production stretches over the three provinces crossed by the higher reaches of the River Ebro: La Rioja, Alava and Navarra. The whole area enjoys the two very different influences of the Atlantic and Mediterranean which bring mild temperatures and annual rainfall of over 400 l/m2 –ideal conditions for vine-growing.

The grape varieties currently authorised in the regulations of the Rioja appellation are: for red wines, Tempranillo, Grenache, Graciano, Mazuelo (Carignan) and Red Maturana. For whites, Viura (Macabeo), Malvasía, White Grenache, White Tempranillo White Maturana, Torrontes, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Verdejo.

Lagar de Bornos - D.O.C. Rioja

D.O.C. RIOJA

The Rioja appellation region of production stretches over the three provinces crossed by the higher reaches of the River Ebro: La Rioja, Alava and Navarra. The whole area enjoys the two very different influences of the Atlantic and Mediterranean which bring mild temperatures and annual rainfall of over 400 l/m2 –ideal conditions for vine-growing.

The grape varieties currently authorised in the regulations of the Rioja appellation are: for red wines, Tempranillo, Grenache, Graciano, Mazuelo (Carignan) and Red Maturana. For whites, Viura (Macabeo), Malvasía, White Grenache, White Tempranillo White Maturana, Torrontes, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Verdejo.