Category Archives: I/ Magallanes DO Ribera del Duero

DO Ribera del Duero *Magallanes* A serious Ribera del Duero, based on two pagos, old tinta Fina nestled at 998m of altitude

DSC02246 César Muñoz is one of the most reputed winemaker in the region. He worked for Bodegas Leda and other top wineries from the same area. He has built a solid reputation in the region of Ribera del Duero working alonside the most reputable wine-makers and consulting today for many wineries.

Magallanes is his own project based on century old vines from the highest vineyards in Ribera (next to 1000 m high). He believes this special grapes require a long, judicious extraction and the resulting wine is worth cellaring for some years to uncover its full potential. We are about to finish the 2006 vintage.

-Vintage: 2006
-Production: 5 000 bottles
-Grape varieties: A 100% tinta fina from the coolest part of the Ribera del Duero.


Gold medal at the internacional Wine Style Asia Award for Magallanes 2006