Granja Nuestra Señora de Remelluri
Wines from the winery Granja Nuestra Señora de Remelluri
In this place, surrounded by our oldest vineyards, carved in the rock it is an ancient wine press, probably constituting one of the oldest Vinicolas vestiges of La Rioja. In the fourteenth century, Hieronymite monks settle in these lands, creating a monastic farm, dependent Toloño sanctuary, located at the top of this mountain is made.
Farm crops, protected from wind and frost, enjoy an exceptional microclimate. In your environment, traces of prehistoric, Roman towns, Visigoths, Arabs and finally medieval speak of an agricultural activity since ancient times.
The monks left the place in the fifteenth century; the sanctuary is maintained by hermits who worship well into the nineteenth century. The farm and monastery are depending on the Real currency, communal entity which includes all the villages around Toloño. Manage farmland farm, taking off with the large mass of pilgrims who came from all places to pray at the shrine.
The oldest book of accounts preserved in the City of Labastida, dated 1596, and annually review and until the last century's contribution came in cans of Our Lady of Remelluri Farm.