Pago del Pinar
» Pago Pinar is the lowest vineyard in the valley, located at 746 meters above sea level and separated from the Duero River by a stand of pine forest.
» The soil here is composed of clay and sand with rich mineral deposits.
» Here the Tinta Fina grape produces wines that are rich in fresh red fruit.
» The harvest from here is crucial in making our lightly oaked Veronica Salgado range.
Pago del Madero
» Pago El Madero is our highest altitude vineyard and is located on a hillside at 850 metres above sea level.
» The soil here is calcareous and produces small fine grapes that are rich in tannins and anthocyanins.
» The grapes have good concentration of polyphenols and perfect acidity.
» The wines produces from here have distinct forest fruit aromas and are full of intensity.
» We use this to develop our Veronica Salgado "Capricho" range, a wine with medium oak ageing to give excellent structure.
Pago del Moral
» El Moral is a very special location for our vines that are more than 60 years old.
» A local strain of Tinto Fino grows here, one not found in every glass of Ribera Del Duero.
» The soils here consist of clay and limestone with a large number of boulders.
» The soil is dry and the roots run deep.
» The vines produce a small quantity of fruit that is rich in polyphenols.
» There is perfect balance of sugar and acidity giving excellent ageing potential.
» The wine is full bodied and perfect for bottle ageing.
» This wine characterises the quality and ability of Ribera Del Duero.