Bodegas JER – a Family Winery in La Rioja Since 1954

Bodegas JER is a family winery in the region of La Rioja, currently run by the family’s third generation. Javier Cantera Canas established the winery in 1954 in the village of Azofra. His son, Javier Cantera Corcuera began the expansion of Bodegas JER in Huercanos, in the year 2000. Javier Cantera and his daughter, Eva Cantera, currently manage the winery. Bodegas JER Winery is spacious and has all winemaking modern features, ncluding 524 barrels for the aging and storage processes. At the International Wine Competition in New York 2019, Bodegas JER Winery won the award for “”Best Spanish Winery”” for their rosé wines.

The vineyards of Bodegas JER are ancient as wine production has been happening in this area of Spain since the Middle Ages.

High Altitude Vineyards, Six Hundred Meters Above Sea Level

The vineyards of Bodegas JER WInery are located in the Alto Najerilla region in the intersecting hills and variably oriented slopes of the region. On average, the vineyards are almost six hundred meters above sea level. This part of Spain benefits from both a Mediterranean and continental climate, which supports the growth of the vines. Bodegas JER’s vineyards are ancient as wine productionhas been recurring this area since the Middle Ages.

Organic Winery with Hand-Harvested Grapes

The soils of rBodegas JER are both clay and alluvial, perfect for the growth of grapes. The vineyards are small so they handpick grapes as it is challenging to use a tractor in the small slopes. They produce a limited production which has very high quality and perfect complexity. The grapes that generally grow in the region are Tempranillo, Viura, and Garnacha. The winery produces organic and high quality red, white, rosé, and fortified wines. Aging of the wines takes place in oak barrels to preserve and enhance the aromas and flavors of each varietal. Rosé wines are the specialty of the Bodegas JER Winery as they possess a fresh and refreshing character.

Please hold on a second: the map will load in a few seconds…

Services / Facilities:
Reduced Mobility Access available Reduced Mobility Access
Not Organic Producer Organic Producer
Resaurant Unavailable Restaurant
Hotel Accommodation Unavailable Accommodation
Kids Activities Unavailable Kids Activities
Pets Not Allowed Pets Allowed
Bus Parking Unavailable Bus Parking
Cellar Door Sales
Wine Types:
Red Wine, White Wine, Rose Wine, Fortified Wine
Grape Varieties:

Tempranillo, Viura, Garnacha

Crta. Nájera Huercanos, Huercanos, La Rioja, 26314, Spain See it on map
Visiting Hours:

10:00 - 13:00

Spoken Languages: English Español

Our Wine Experiences

Enter the fascinating world of wine at Bodegas Jer through one of our activities: choose the experience that thrills you most

Bodegas Jer

Wine tasting and tour at Bodegas JER

6 €
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
Crta. Nájera Huercanos, Huercanos, La Rioja, 26314, Spain

Other wineries in Rioja

The Rioja region has a long wine tradition and a number of wineries which will open up the real taste of its wines

Bodegas Riojanas

Rioja winery with more than 100 years of winemaking tradition and history

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
Avda. Dr. Ricardo Ruiz Azcarraga, 1, Cenicero, 26350, La Rioja, Spain


Santalba, organic family owned winery in the heart of Rioja Alta

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
Avda De La Rioja S/N, Gimileo, La Rioja, 26221, Spain

Bodegas Javier San Pedro Ortega

Where the authenticity of the land is reflected in the innovative, authentic and unique wines

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
Camino De La Hoya S/N, Laguardia, Alava, 1300, Spain

Bodegas Bagordi

An organic winery that won Gold in the Millesime Bio Challenge for organic wines

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
Bodegas Bagordi S.L., Andosilla, Espagne

Other Wineries close to Bodegas Jer? Browse other Wineries in Rioja Alta or Wineries in Rioja