The Granito vineyards are usually found on shallow soils of magmatic origin. This type of soil is mostly found at an altitude of 800 to 1000 meters. Granito wines are more accessible, fruitier and of silkier and more delicate structure.
Region: Sierra de Gredos
Village: Cebreros (Ávila)
Places: El Robledillo, El Mojón
Varieties: 100% Garnacha
Viticulture: Traditional, organic.Very old bushvines. Manual harvest in small boxes.
Elaboration and aging: Native yeasts. 18/24 months in 600 liters French oak barrels from different forests and origins.
Soils: Located between 800 and 1000 m of altitude. Granites of magmatic origin. Shallow, coarse textured soils with a low water retention capacity.
Vintagecharacteristics: The autumn of 2013 was dry and hot, giving way to a mild winter with average rainfall. Temperatures above average in spring caused an advance in plant development. The summer was warm in June and August, mild and rainier in July. In the end the fruit ripened at the usual dates and the vines yielded grapes of very good quality.