Ribera del Duero
|Official name||D.O. Ribera del Duero|
Ribera del Duero is a Spanish
The region is characterised by a largely flat, rocky terrain and is centred on the town of
Wine has been produced in the region for thousands of years, but
The Denominación de Origen (D.O.) of Ribera del Duero was founded on July 21, 1982, by an organization of wine producers and growers who were determined to promote the quality of their wines and enforce regulatory standards. Reports that it was set to be upgraded to
Ribero del Duero wines are currently enjoying greater popularity, thanks largely to the considerable interest shown in the area by experienced growers from other regions.