Rueda wines with a high quality-price ratio. All of these are made in the Rueda appellation of origin, a region that has regulated its wine production since 1980. However, Rueda wines have been produced for centuries in this traditional wine region.
Likewise, the Rueda region includes areas of the provinces of Valladolid, Ávila and Segovia. In fact, it has an area of more than 11,700 hectares and a total of 55 wineries. Therefore, there is a wide range of Rueda wines of different qualities and styles.
The climate of this area is continental. In addition, the average altitude of the vineyard is between 750 and 850 meters above sea level. In terms of rainfall, there is generally an annual average of about 460 mm and an average temperature of 13ºC. Consequently, winters are mild and summers are very hot with a significant thermal contrast between day and night.
The most widely cultivated variety is Verdejo, although you can also find Cabernet Sauvignon, Palomino, Viura, Tempranillo, Merlot or Garnacha. Therefore, their wines are generally white and of the Verdejo variety. Below, you can find a selection of Rueda wines with great value for money.