Cruz de Alba Facts

Cruz de Alba

Cruz de Alba means “The Cross of Dawn.” Ribera del Duero (D.O. in 2008) is one of Spain’s most renowned wine regions.

Biodynamically farmed from 30-plus year-old vines.

  • All non-irrigated vineyards
  • 100% hand-farmed and hand-harvested

Currently 60 acres of vineyards are planted.

  • 80% Tempranillo, with inclusions of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Malbec

All fruit is hand sorted as it is received at the winery; all of the wines are artisanally crafted.

Modern technology.

  • Small stainless steel, temperature-controlled fermenters.

100% new American and French oak barrels are used for every vintage; 600 barrels in all (60% American, 40% French oak).

Ribera del Duero
Year Founded
Sergio Avila

With The Deutsch Family
Since 2009
Sustainable Agriculture practiced
Yes. 100% biodynamic.
Key Selling Point
A modern, full-bodied, intense yet versatile wine with a concentrated fruit-driven style that shows beautifully integrated oak. (Award-winning wines from Ribero del Duero that offer quality beyond its price.)
Modern, Discovery, Distinctive Origins

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