Rueda

About the Region

Rueda is in the North West of Spain in the province of Valladolid. Whilst some red and rose wines are produced its mainly known for it’s white wines, produced mainly from Verdejo grapes. The climate is continental meaning hot summers and cold winters. Other permitted grapes that can be used in the white wines are Viura and Sauvignon Blanc whilst the reds tend to be Tempranillo dominant but Cabernet Sauvignon, Garnacha and Merlot are allowed.