Learn About Bodegas Campante
In one of Spain's oldest wine growing areas (the origins of Ribeiro date back to the 16th century), Manuel Mendez Villanueva began selling the wine he was making with grapes from his own vineyards.
The history of this company begain in the 1940s, with a small winery in the Prado family home in Castrelo de Mino. Its founder, who acted as vine-grower, oenologist and distributor, used to take his Ribeiro wine in barrels to towns such as Orense, Santiago de Compostela, Vigo and Coruna, where he sold it to bars and pubs.
Learn About Other Spain
The third largest country in production, Spain ranks first in land under vine. Diversity and innovation are the key factors bringing Spain back into the world wine market.
The most popular red varieties of Spain include Tempranillo and Garnacha (Grenache). Whites don't garner quite as much recognition, but there are some regional varieties not to be missed, like Albarino...
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Learn About Other White Blends
Other White Wine
While there are a slew of other white varietals out there in the world, a few more worth knowing about...
Mostly grown and drunk in the northwest part of Spain,
Rias Baixas (in Galacia),
this grape is loved by almost
all who try it. A great alternative to Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and every other white grape, Albarino is
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