In the 1st century BC The vine was already cultivated in these lands, since there are writings that reflect this as Marco Valerio Marcial's, so that their lands are capable of producing wines as good as those of any other denomination of origin in the world. Buy Calatayud wine has always been synonymous with quality and good price, in addition to referring to a wide range of different types of wines, although it is also true that each land belongs to a greater specialization in terms of vine varieties, in Calatayud is the Garnacha Tinta.
The climate of the area is continental with between 300 and 420 mm annual rainfall, at altitudes ranging between 500 and 800 meters above sea level and with a large part of limestone land where almost 4000 hectares of vineyards are cultivated.
Among the most popular wineries of the denomination we can see how a large part still conserve their cellars excavated on land and oriented to the north, in order to conserve well the temperature and humidity of their products.
Their wines are of varied categories (red, white, rosé ...) made especially with the Garnacha Tinta variety that represents 92% of the vineyards. It is also cultivated Tempranillo, Mazuela, Syrah, Malvasía, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc ...