DO YECLA

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LOCATION: Located northeast of the province of Murcia, in the district known as the Altiplano, it consists solely of the municipality of Yecla.

CLIMATE: 

Continental with Mediterranean influence. With warm summers and cold winters. Scant annual rainfall of about 300 mm.

SOIL:

The terrain of the Yecla area, with its  extremely permeable limestone rock and  deep relief, gives rise to vineyards located  at an altitude of between 400 and 800 metres of sea level.

GRAPE VARIETIES:

WHITE: Marseuera, Airén, Macabeo, Malvasía, Chardonnay, Verdejo.

RED: Monastrell (85%), Garnacha, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cencibel (Tempranillo), Merlot, Tintorera, Syrah.