Bodegas Fernández de Piérola – a Small Family-Owned Winery Established in 1996
Bodegas Fernández de Piérola, first set up in 1996, produces wines that are different from many standard wines available. Cultivating grapes in the center of Roija, the winery has created a presence that is centered around quality and refinement in this famous Spanish winegrowing region. Bodegas Fernández de Piérola is a small, family-based winery, and you can feel the essence of Rioja Alavesa in their wines. The subregion is safe from the cold northern winds of the region which makes it perfect for vine cultivation. Bodegas Fernández de Piérola undertakes tillage, manual pruning, weeding, and other treatments to maintain the health of their soil.
Bodegas Fernández de Piérola Winery undertakes tillage, manual pruning, weeding, and other treatments to maintain the health of their soil.
Morea Vineyards Preserve the Unique Taste of the Winery
Bodegas Fernández de Piérola Winery uses grapes only from the Moreda vineyards to preserve their unique tastes. They use many viticultural techniques and experience optimum rainfall for the proper growth of vines. Tempranillo and Tempranillo Blanco Y Viura grapes are the major varieties grown in the region. Bodegas Fernández de Piérola Winery pay close attention to the soils, weather, and other factors to ensure the highest quality of the grapes are produced.
Manual Work and Traditional Methods to Produce High-Quality Wines
The workers at Bodegas Fernández de Piérola Winery do a lot of manual work and use traditional methods to produce the best red, white, and rosé wines. A lot of work goes into maintaining the quality of soil so that there is a growth of healthy and ripe grapes. The best quality grapes are transported to the winery further fermentation in stainless steel tanks to preserve their intense aromas and flavors.
Aging is done in old barrels at Bodegas Fernández de Piérola so that there is a natural fragrance and taste to the wines. Finally, they filter the wine and bottle them for sale and consumption. Their bottles are slender which reduces dripping while serving the wines.