Monte Cotelo

Monte Cotelo vineyards is located in the Santiago Way, just in front of Fuente de San Lázaro Vineyard, and situated in a hill that separates the entrance of Villafranca del Bierzo and the main Valley of west Bierzo. It is protected from the winter frost and other weather bad conditions. The hill ends up in the Santiago church an the cementery of Villafranca. The vineyard has calcareous soils of basic nature, little depth, facing northeast and at 600 meters altitude.

The elaboration of the wine was done in a 1500 litters deposit with non-forced devatting and a quick raking in french oak barrels.