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.
-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