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Aragón
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Alcañòn
Cabernet Sauvignon
Chardonnay
Garnacha
Garnacha Blanca/ Grenache blanc
Gewurz traminer
Macabeo
Merlot
Moristel
Parraleta
Pinot Noir
Syrah
Tempranillo
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-Surface: 2.900 ha.
-Only red, rosé and white wines.
-Only wines from selected parcels in the zones South-East of Zaragoza.
-Grape varieties red and rosé wine: Garnacha, Tempranillo, Cabernet-sauvignon, Parreleta, Monastrell.
-Grape varieties white wine: Macabeo, Garnacha blanca, Chardonnay, Alcañon.
-Max. production 50 hl. per ha.


Calcareous brownish limestone soil.
Limestone Rock Terra rossa

The viticultural areas are hot and dry with plentiful sunshine and crisp, cool nights during the ripening period. This area is protected from northerly winds by the Pyrenees. Annual rainfall ranges from 520 mm. to 570 mm. Vineyards are planted to an altitude of 400-700 m.
Protected by mountains Dry summers Cool nights