It was in 2006, after five years of preparation, when the project of Bodegas Sierra Salinas became a reality with the opening by the Castaño family of a winery which is a true reflection of technology.
A unique land and a privileged place are the aspects that make Bodegas Sierra Salinas one of the wineries with one of the sweetest landscapes of southeast Spain becoming in 2013 property of MGWines Group.
This privileged location means that the building of the winery is a fantastic vantage point where wine lovers are enthralled by the scenic beauty of the area.
Facilities born of innovation and technology
The outstanding factor of Bodegas Sierra Salinas is its process of production and the uniqueness of its building, which is designed to take advantage of the gravity of the wine racking , without the need for electric pumps.
In addition, its under-room filled by French oak barrels , allows to obtain a thermal insulation , which causes the creation of very special wines.
Vineyards with their own personality
The winery is located in Sierra Salinas, hence its name, a privileged enclave with landscapes of an incomparable beauty. The winery is surrounded by a total of 92 hectares where almond trees, olive trees and vineyards coexist in harmony on the slopes that are located 650-680 meters above sea level.
Today 52 hectares of vineyards are destined to the cultivation of the vine, of which 42 are of Monastrell grape in glass with ages over 30 years and 10 hectares of Cabernet Sauvignon, Alicante Bouschet and Petit Verdot, planted in system of trellis and glass.
Unique wines, incredible flavors
This series of innovations allows Bodegas Sierra Salinas to produce very exclusive wines with an excellent quality , where the wine lover will appreciate unique flavors and aromas . 1237, Mira Salinas, Mo Salinas, and Puerto Salinas in its white and red variety are examples of complex, delicate and excellent flavored wines.
On an intense and deep red, it showcases a complex bouquet, with ripe fruit notes (blackberries, red plums) and elegant spices. Silky and delicate palate, as well as fleshy and opulent, but with a very present fruitiness. Lengthy and balanced.
An intense, deep bright garnet, complex bouquet, with aromas laden of ripe red fruits (strawberry, current); very clean and elegant. The palate is juicy, with a very present ripe fruit, creamy notes, toffee, liquorice and balsamic reminiscent of scrub. Very elegant and well-structured, round, lingering and persistent.
Pale yellow colour, clean and bright with a pleasant bouquet of white ripe fruit, delicate tropical hints and honey, over an elegant floral background. It is silky on palate, with a persistent fruity juiciness and a long and delicious aftertaste.
Deep red cherry colour, bright. An intense bouquet of ripe black berries with a very subtle balsamic background. A fresh and fruity mouthfeel, with mineral notes and a slightly spicy touch. Well balanced and good structure.
Intense red colour, with purple rim and medium depth. Aromas of fresh red fruits, with hints of spices and reminiscent of bakery. Soft mouthfeel, notes of juicy red fruit, a good structure and a long tannin finish with balanced and pleasant acidity.
Come upon the unique essence of Sierra Salinas
The landscapes and the curious process of elaboration make Sierra Salinas strong> a place worthy of being visited by wine lovers.
For this reason it offers the possibility to visit the winery and its surroundings, discovering the history strong> of the winery and the uniqueness strong> that surrounds it.