The German competition MUNDUS VINI certified again the exquisite quality and best taste of the cellar´s wines.
Castillo de Santa Bárbara wines presented in the portfolio of Bodegas Fernando Castro wo...
The result: award-winning wines with nuances that are worth discovering.
Among more than 6.700 samples tasted in February at the Berliner Wein Trophy, Montecruz Gran Reserva, Raices Gran Reserva and ...
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...
Designation of originisthe geographical name ofthe region, area,placeor localityused to designatea product fromthe vine,wineorspiritsof the respectivearea havingdifferentialqualities andtraits duemainlyto the natural environmentand itsdevelopment andupbringing.
It is understood thata geographicalnameregion, area, place orlocality isused to designatea product fromits origin,when it reachespermanentlywide dissemination andknowledgein national andinternational market.
Protected Designations ofOrigin(PDO) is thesystem used inSpainfor the recognition ofdifferentiated qualityandresult ofdifferentialcharacteristics,dueto the geographical environmentin which theraw materials are produced, the productsare made,and the influencethehuman factor involvedin them.
To summarize,the main requirementsto contemplatea winewithin adenomination of originare: The quality andcharacteristicsare essentiallyor exclusivelydueto its geographical origin, with itsinherenthuman and cultural factors. 100% of the grapescome exclusively from theproduction area. Its developmenttakes place withinthe geographical area. It is obtained fromstrains isolatedvarieties belonging toVitisvinifera.