Designation of Origin
D.O.Ca Rioja, Sub-Area: Rioja Alavesa, Locality: Viñaspre (Álava), Places: el prado, abejera, balsa, quemada, fuente colas, castillo.
Tempranillo, Grenache (Garnacha) and white varieties
Structural replano on marl and sandstone located at 620 meters of altitude. Shallow soils, on a slight hillside or flat with a sandstone mother rock and with low intensity loam packs very superficial (25-50 cm). The soils dedicated to this wine are a special case within the sandstone lithology, it is that of the medium to coarse grain sandstones. They are brown soils with a slight tendency to reddish with sand levels around 40% and high content of ferrous oxide.
Own vineyard worked under a reasoned viticulture. Minimum tillage. Age from 10 to 80 years.
Spontaneous fermentation in open vats of different capacities, soft bazuqueos, malolactic and aging in oak barrels and foudres for 8 months.
Tentenublo Red Wine