Wines of Formentera at the best price online. Formentera is an island of the Mediterranean Sea belonging to the autonomous community of Balearic Islands (Illes Balears). With an extension of 83 square km it has a wide wine tradition, so it is considered a protected geographical indication.
The island has a good variety of cultivated grapes, you can find inks such as Monastrell, Tempranillo, Fogoneu, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon; and white as Malvasía, Moscat, Viognier and Premsal. Since 1996 due to the Order of the Council of Agriculture and Fisheries these pass some controls for what is considered "Wine of the land of Formentera."
The climate of Formentera is hard for the grape varieties, because it is dry and the temperatures in summer are very high. The number of hours of sunshine is high, rain is scarce and droughts are frequent. However, the vineyards are fully adapted to produce quality and distinctive wines.