Bodegas Mauro is the first winery Mariano Garcia family in the land of Castile and Leon (since Maurodos is received in the name of Toro). Is named as a tribute to his father, Mauro García.Bodegas Mauro was founded in 1980, two years before it became an O.D.
Bodegas Mauro is the first winery Mariano Garcia family in the land of Castile and Leon (since Maurodos is received in the name of Toro). Is named as a tribute to his father, Mauro García.Bodegas Mauro was founded in 1980, two years before it became an O.D. Ribera del Duero, but Bodegas Mauro was excluded from the designation of origin for reasons strictly geographical boundedness at the time of its constitution, because the historical arguments of the vineyards of Tudela de Duero.Los vineyards of Bodegas were not considered sufficient Mauro are from the time of Austria (1562, Felipe II) and were exempt from paying taxes for their excellent quality. On the other hand, Mauro has always maintained a strict quality guidelines and, freed from the rigidity of the O.D., has taken advantage producing wines of great potencial.Poseen 35 hectares. vineyards in the municipalities of Tudela de Duero and Santibanez de Valcorba.En Bodegas Mauro there planted tempranillo 85%, 10% grenache and syrah 5%, with an average of 22 years old. The planting density varies from 2,500 to 3,500 feet / ha according to the vineyard, offering productions of 3,000 to 5,000 kg / ha. Perform continuous checks on the performance of the strain and strictly selected the uva.Bodegas Mauro is located in an old house from the seventeenth century, in Tudela de Duero, where wine is already made at first. Today is rehabilitated and has cutting-edge technology for processing. The total capacity is 215,000 L. The conical stainless steel tanks of 12,000 L. select the grapes in the winery entrance and back by gravity to avoid pumping. Fermentations are independent in each vineyard and grape variety and maceration with skins ranging from 4 days to three weeks depending on the crop. For aging the wines of Bodegas Mauro have 1,100 French oak barrels Allier and Nevers, and American, with different toast. The full casks is updated every 5 years (20% annually). Mauro is currently sold in 28 countries worldwide.