It comes as no surprise that La Rioja is Spain’s wine-growing region par excellence. Its climate and geographical features, as well as its vine-growing tradition, make it the ideal place to make the finest wines. One of our wineries, Finca Valpiedra, stands on a land that is as peculiar as the quality of its wines requires. It lies in the heart … [Read more...] about Finca Valpiedra and its special natural setting
The 2010 harvest was the fourth excellent year of the twenty-first century for the Regulatory Council of the Rioja Denomination of Origin (after 2001, 2004 and 2005). The Rioja classification system, which involves the analysis of more than 4,000 samples from the 285 million litres produced, is the most rigorous in Spain. Even though, the scale … [Read more...] about Finca Valpiedra 2010: The product of an exceptional year!
Spain is the country with the largest area of land for vineyards in the world. Vine-growing is a key to preventing the desertification of the land, beyond the business of making or transforming wine. Familia Martínez Bujanda has been a pioneer in promoting wine tourism. Visiting our wineries in the Rioja (Finca Valpiedra), Rueda (Montepedroso) and … [Read more...] about Family wine tourism at Familia Martínez Bujanda: The Enchanted Vineyard