Presentation of the winery
Bodegas Ruiz Torres has its origins in 1870. This familiar winery is currently managed by the third generation. Its owner, Mr. Antonio Ruiz Torres, turned the village of Cañamero into a significant area in the world of wine when he placed his cellars and vineyards in this nice village of Extremadura region.
Quality is the basis of Bodegas Ruiz Torres’ work. Every wine goes through a strict follow-up and quality control in each step of the production process, from the vineyards to the bottle. Consumer’s confidence is the reward for such noble effort. In the international background, Bodegas Ruiz Torres is positioned in the markets of the 5 continents. Currently consolidated in USA, Europe and Eastern countries, Bodegas Ruiz Torres shores up its position within the Asian market. “La Alberquilla” estate is placed in the outskirts of Cañamero area. It is 800 metres high from the sea level and its rainfall is 1.200 mm per year. This is the most suitable soil for grapevine growing. It is 120 hectares of vineyards with the most significant Spanish grape varieties like Tempranillo, Garnacha, Graciano and Monastrell. As well, prestigious grape varieties from abroad like the Australian Syrah and the Bordeaux Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot. The latter, the sole in Extremadura, provides elegant and complex nuances to the wines.
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