Contraviesa-Alpujarra

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Contraviesa - Alpujarra VdlT
Wine region
VdlT Cumbres del Guadalfeo location.svg
Contraviesa - Alpujarra VdlT in the province of Granada in the region of Andalusia
TypeVino de la Tierra
CountrySpain
Contraviesa-Alpujarra in Andalucía.

Contraviesa-Alpujarra is a Spanish geographical indication for Vino de la Tierra wines located in the Alpujarras mountains, in the autonomous region of Andalusia. Vino de la Tierra is one step below the mainstream Denominación de Origen indication on the Spanish wine quality ladder.

The area covered by this geographical indication comprises the following municipalities: Albondón, Albuñol, Almegíjar, Cádiar, Cástaras, Lobras, Murtas, Polopos, Rubite, Sorvilán, Torvizcón, Turón, and Ugíjar, in the province of Granada (Andalusia, Spain).

It acquired its Vino de la Tierra status in 2004.[1]

Grape varieties[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-04-12. Retrieved 2013-10-21.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación. In Spanish