D.O.Ca. Rioja (La Rioja)
Ramón Bilbao Viñedos de Altura is a red wine from Rioja produced by Bodegas Ramon Bilbao.
It is a renowned Spanish winery in Haro, the historic wine town of La Rioja Alta, known for the quantity and quality of the wines produced there.
Ramón Bilbao Viñedos de Altura is a blend of equal parts of Tempranillo (50%) and Grenache (50%) varieties. The grapes come from carefully selected old vineyards in the higher parts of the Rioja in the towns of Villalba de Rioja and Tudelilla.
Its development begins with a manual harvest and selection in the cellar. With the best grapes selected, malolactic fermentation occurs in new French oak barrels.
In these same barrels, the wine is aged for 15 months on its lees. Bodegas Ramón Bilbao is a nearly a century old now and has great international recognition. In this regard, it was named best winery in the International Wine & Spirit Competition 2014.