* Viñas del Vero is one of the great names of Somontano, one of the wineries that helped to place the great Huesca region on the map of prestigious denominations. Established its headquarters in 1986 in Barbastro, it adopted the name of the Vero River and bet from its beginnings to project the potential of the autochthonous and international variety. His wines were initially made in an experimental winery in the Aragonese municipality of Salas Bajas. In 1987, the company acquired the San Marcos farm for the construction of a new winery that would open in 1993. In it, the entire winemaking cycle began, from harvest to bottling. In 2008, Viñas del Vero became part of the González Byass group.
At present, Viñas del Vero is a leader in production and quality, being recognized as one of the most prestigious and quality wine sector companies. Its vineyard area (515 ha own, plus 500 directly controlled) is one of the largest in Spain and the character of its wines is unanimously recognized.
In its cellar, gravity is the driving force behind the entire winemaking process. The 14 different grape varieties, distributed in 125 farms with predominantly stony soils and rich in limestone, are distributed in poor and forested environments, historically associated with the excellent quality of the grape. Most of the vineyards are sloping and facing south to make the most of the sun's rays. Here, the summers are short and dry, and the winters are long and cold, factors that allow the cultivation of foreign varieties with unthinkable results in other Spanish viticultural regions.
The wines of Viñas del Vero are divided into 4 collections: the Tradición series, made with grapes from the vineyards near the Vero River. The series Collection, made with grapes from a single vineyard of limited production. The Specialties series, in which only single varietal wines fit and the Selection series, composed only of two wines: the Gran Vos and the Clarion, two wines considered already historical and essential by all good wine enthusiast, which are elaborated with a selection of the best grapes from the Viñas del Vero vineyards.
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