Condado de Haza
In 1972, Alejandro Fernández and his wife Esperanza Rivera of Pesquera...
Abandoned for years, the slope consisted of hundreds of small parcels with separate and stubborn ownership. Three years of continuous negotiation beginning in late 1986 resulted in the first planting of just over 100 acres in 1989. Today the contiguous estate includes over 500 acres of prime Tempranillo vines. Encompassed within the historic county of the hilltop village Haza high above the opposite bank of the Duero, the estate was christened Condado de Haza.
Condado de Haza reflects the bold and brilliant winemaking style of Alejandro Fernández, unrivaled master of Spain's Tempranillo variety. Bottled after malolactic fermentation and 15 months in American oak, like Tinto Pesquera it can be enjoyed early yet will reward patient cellaring.
Condado de Haza Ribera del Duero Gran Reserva 2006Tempranillo from Ribera del Duero, Spain
Condado de Haza Ribera del Duero Tinto 2016Tempranillo from Ribera del Duero, Spain