Bodegas Alvarez y Diez

+34(0)983850136 Spain,

In 1997 Enrique J. de Benito began a complete overhaul of the winery, based on a change in the business philosophy. The existing installations were built, fitted out with the most up-to-date winemaking technology available at that time. Convinced that the science of grape-growing is the cornerstone for making great wines, vines were planted further to investigate this aspect of the business, especially of the “Verdejo” variety, one of the key elements for achieving the exceptional wines for which the Rueda D.O. is justifiably renowned. In 1992 his son, Juan, became Managing Director. This marked the start of the second phase of restructuring, based on the same business philosophy but introducing further updating and modernization. A further son, Alvaro, joined the company in 2001, with responsibility for the Commercial and Export areas, helping to design the new expansion and marketing plans. Today, Alvarez & Diez has an important presence in the domestic market and we export to over fifteen countries Read more »

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  • Tempranillo

    History of the grape: Origins of Tempranillo are murky. It could be indigenous to the Spanish countryside, or it coul...

  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...

  • Verdejo

    History of the grape: Verdejo has existed in the region for centuries, thought to have first been planted by the Moor...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Sauvignon

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  • Americans seem to be growing in curiosity about Spain. Numbers indicate Americans traveling to Spain are on the rise each year, while at the same time Spanish restaurants and tapas bars are spreading across the United States. There is even a growing awareness that much like France and Italy, Spain has a number of diverse wine regions with grapes... Read More

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  • Alvarez Y Diez Monte Alina Verdejo Viura Rueda Spain Castilla Y Leon Rueda 2009


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  • Bodegas Alvarez Y Diez Mantel Blanco Sauvignon Blanc NV


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  • Alvarez Y Diez Rueda Mantel Blanco 2005


    The nose shows green apple straight away followed by light honey notes, mustiness and a bit of cat pee. Overall the nose is forceful but a bit restrained as far as nuance. In the mouth the acidity is high but yeilds to a creamy finish. Light peach, and floral notes make out the palate on the onset, with time though you start to pick up a bit of ... Read More

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