Localization of the vineyards - Tamaral

Pago de Tablares

Located in Penafiel, surrounding the winery in the prestigious golden mile of the Ribera del Duero, with an area of 4 hectares. Located near the river Duero, influenced by an Atlantic climate with nuances of continental, and situated at an altitude of 800 m approximately. The Tempranillo variety is grown in clayey soil. The vines are trellis-trained following the bilateral cordon method. Manual pruning carried to ensure the right balance between the production of fruiting buds and vigour.

La Calera

Located in Padilla de Duero, facing the iconic Castle of Penafiel. This 6-hectare vineyard aged over 20 years, with an altitude of 920 mt, is situated on a slope facing South-East, receives the Sun’s rays first thing in the morning. The clone of the plantation comes from a selection of old vineyards of Tinta Fina from Pesquera de Duero. The nature of the soil is mostly clayey-calcareous, with traces of alluvium and boulders of limestone origin, which provides optimal ground drainage and water retention.
The vines are trellis-trained following the bilateral cordon method. Manual pruning carried to ensure the right balance between the production of fruiting buds and vigour.

Pago de La Mira

Located in a stolenland to the Paramo, in one of the most emblematic areas of Pesquera de Duero. Aged over 20 years, this 26 acre vineyard is located at more than 900 mt. altitude, The clone of the plantation comes from a selection of old vineyards of Tinta Fina variety from Pesquera de Duero.
The struggle to limestone and the reduced vigor that can confer this specific pattern to the variety are fundamental to prevent deficiencies, fungal diseases and delay in maturation. Settled in a clayey-calcareous soils, with remains of alluvium and Boulder’s limestone origin, which provides optimal ground drainage and water retention.
The vines are trellis-trained following the bilateral cordon method. Manual pruning carried to ensure the right balance between the production of fruiting buds and vigour.

Pago de La Mira Cepas Viejas

Positioned in one of the most emblematic areas of Pesquera de Duero, the Paramo has and  altitude of more than 900 mt. This old vineyard is planted on free-standing bush vines system, which embraces the first clones of the Tinta Fina.
Located in a very poor plot the area is soil-stony, clay-calcareous land, with only 350 mm of average annual rainfall. This area produces grapes of great complexity and character that distinguishes to any other area in Ribera del Duero. This conditions contribute to Finca la Mira wines with singular personality and style.

Nava del Rey

Locted with D.O. Rueda, one of the most important and oldest wine regions of Spain. The vineyards are located in Nava del Rey where some attribute to the wine Cristóbal Colón and its sailors brought at the crossing of the discovery of America. The Verdejo variety is located in the area since the 11th century, corresponding with the reign of Alfonso VI.  The Mozarabs brought the variety from North Africa when the first human settlements in the basin of the river Duero took place.
We manage 16 has. 6 of this hectares have a close age to100 years of age and the rest with an age of 20 years. The altitude is aprox. 760 mt  and located on stony soils of alluvial origin with low organic material. Continental climate with Atlantic influence which leads to  extremely hard, long, cold winters and hot and dry summers with large contrasts in temperature between day and night.

Baños de Valdearados

Located on the coldest and southest part of Burgos´ D.O., in the town of Baños de Valdearados. This particular area is formed by a mosaic of tiny plots with vines of more than one century of age. The unique characteristics are extreme climate conditions, variety of soils, from sandy soils, which holds the oldest ungrafted vineyards dated year 1880, pre-phylloxera to chalky very stony, at an average altitude of more than 900 mt. These vineyards suffer a climate of extremes, whith hot and dry days alternate with cold nights.
Baños de Valdearados, has the oldest graphic document of the Ribera del Duero, with the discovery of a Roman settlement in the year 1973. This settlement dates from the 3rd century and has 3 mosaics in great condition. The most important one, 66 m2, is dedicated to Dios Baco, the God of the Wine in the Roman, indicating that already the cultivation of the vine is practiced for its subsequent elaboration of wine in this area.