Castilla-La Mancha has registered in 2017 one of the earliest harvest campaigns that are remembered, with an earlier harvest of 15-20 days.
DO Valdepeñas has reported a 6% year-on-year drop in this y...
Bodegas Fernando Castro medal panel continues to increase, even during the summer season, right in the middle of the harvest season for next vintage 2017.
This time two different contests rewards the...
Now that we are in harvest, we share with you some small monographs on the main varieties of grapes with which we make our wines. These case are going to start with the queen variety in red wines: Tempranillo.
The Tempranillo grape named after the diminutive of "early" because it matures weeks earlier than other red grapes.
Tempranillo is a grape variety with dark skin, which by their special characteristics, has become the backbone of some of the best wines from Spain and Portugal. Almost all red wines Valdepenas, Rioja and Ribera del Duero Tempranillo has at its core. Tempranillo has been adopted successfully in the New World, especially in California, Argentina and Australia.
Bodegas Fernando Castro has received a total of four medals, three golds and one silver in the summer edition of the International Wine Competition Berlin Wine Trophy, organized by the company DWM (Deutsche Wein Marketing GmbH) under the patronage of the OIV (Organisation International Vine and Wine) and the recognition of the Berlin Senate and the European Union.