DO RUEDA

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LOCATION: Is located in the Region of  Castilla y León and consists of 74 towns and villages, 53 of which are located south of the province of Valladolid, 17 to the west of Segovia and 4 north of Ávila.  The vineyard is conditioned by the influence of the Duero running through the northern part of the area.

CLIMATE: 

The area has a continental climate, with cold winters and short, hot summers. Rainfall is concentrated in spring and autumn. The average altitude of the area is between 600 and 700 meters and only in the province of Segovia, 800 meters heights are reached.

SOIL:

The soils have a great concentration of boulders on the surface. The terrain is stony, poor in organic matter, well aerated and well-drained. The soil texture is variable.

GRAPE VARIETIES:

WHITE: Verdejo, Viura, Sauvignon Blanc and Palomino Fino.

RED: Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Garnacha.