Cruz de Alba Facts

Cruz de Alba
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Cruz de Alba means “The Cross of Dawn.” Ribera del Duero (D.O. in 2008) is one of Spain’s most renowned wine regions.

Biodynamically farmed from 30-plus year-old vines.

  • All non-irrigated vineyards
  • 100% hand-farmed and hand-harvested

Currently 60 acres of vineyards are planted.

  • 80% Tempranillo, with inclusions of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Malbec

All fruit is hand sorted as it is received at the winery; all of the wines are artisanally crafted.

Modern technology.

  • Small stainless steel, temperature-controlled fermenters.

100% new American and French oak barrels are used for every vintage; 600 barrels in all (60% American, 40% French oak).


Origin
Spain
Appellation
Ribera del Duero
Year Founded
2003
Winemaker
Sergio Avila


With The Deutsch Family
Since 2009
Sustainable Agriculture practiced
Yes. 100% biodynamic.
Key Selling Point
A modern, full-bodied, intense yet versatile wine with a concentrated fruit-driven style that shows beautifully integrated oak. (Award-winning wines from Ribero del Duero that offer quality beyond its price.)
Tagline
Modern, Discovery, Distinctive Origins

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