Hornillos Ballestros

Hornillos Ballestros

 

Hornillos Ballesteros

In 2002, both third generation grape growers in DO Ribera del Duero, long-time friends turned brother in laws, Miguel Hornillos and Javier Ballesteros, decided to blend their knowledge, curiosity and passion for their vineyard work into a new generation of winemaking tradition for their families. Since then, the brothers have become faithful students of their parcels and strive for a more complete understanding of their combined 40 hectares in the surrounding areas of Roa in Burgos. We are talking vineyards so attractive that the majority of their precious grape production gets sold at top dollar to some of the region’s most prominent wineries like Pago de los Cappellanes and Alion.

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Our Wines


  • Mibal Ribera del Duero Joven


  • Mibal Ribera del Duero Crianza

Country: Region: Appellation: Producer: Year Founded: Annual Production Total: Farming: Harvest Method: Total Estate Size: Website:
Spain Roa Ribera del Duero Miguel Hornillos and Javier Ballestros 2002 3,000 cases Biodynamic non-certified Manual 40 ha www.hornillosballesteros.info

Wine Name Warieties Average Vine Age Soil Vineyard Area Elevage Filteration Fining Annual Production
Mibal Ribera del Duero Joven 100% tempranillo 50-75 years clay, sand, and gravel 40 ha Stainless Steel yes no 1,500 cases
Mibal Ribera del Duero Crianza 100% tempranillo 50-75 years clay, sand, and gravel 40 ha Stainless Steel yes no 1,500 cases