Denomination of Origin Campo de Borja.
Campo de Borja Wines Campo de Borja is located in the northwest of the province of Zaragoza, 60 km from the capital. It is a (...) continue reading
Campo de Borja Wines
Campo de Borja is located in the northwest of the province of Zaragoza, 60 km from the capital.
It is a transition zone between the mountains of the Iberian System and the Ebro Valley.
It includes the Somontano del Moncayo and extends along the Valle del Huecha River and the so-called Llanos de Plasencia.
Side. Campo de Borja treasures among its wines authentic jewels in which the "Garnacha" variety reaches its full splendor.
In the lower zone, with altitudes between 350 and 450 meters, we find limestone brown soils and “Garnachas”, both in traditional glass formation and trellis. It is the earliest maturing area and includes the vineyards of Magallón, Pozuelo de Aragón ... Its wines are warm, powerful and very aromatic
The middle zone is characterized by having the highest concentration and density of vineyards. It includes the vineyards located between 450 and 550 meters of altitude. There are the soils of the terraces of the “La Huecha” river, a tributary of the Ebro and all the gravelly and clay-ferrous soils. There are the vineyards of Ainzón, Borja, Fuendejalón ... in a relief of gentle slopes and good exposure to the sun. Its wines are very complex, intense, structured and meaty.
The upper part of the D.O, whose vineyards extend from 550 to 700 meters of altitude, corresponds to the foothills of the Moncayo. They correspond to the vineyards located in the Altas de Ainzón and Fuendejalón areas, as well as to the municipalities of Tabuenca, El Buste, Vera. Its wines are fine, subtle and elegant.