Founded in 1989, Bodegas Remírez de Ganuza was born as a personal commitment by its founder, Fernando Remírez de Ganuza.
The winery is located in the center of Samaniego, Álava. Formed by a block of buildings, old mansions of the town, it is made up of modern reinforced concrete structures covered with old masonry, thus integrating into the traditional local architecture.
Surrounding a large central courtyard crossed by a natural water channel, the different buildings that structure the winery are dedicated to the different phases of winemaking, such as the barrel area, the bottle racks, the cold rooms or the storage area. selection.
The traditional architecture of the winery, in which the interior roof made up of centuries-old oak beams stands out, contrasts with one of the most avant-garde and innovative production methods of the moment.
Remírez De Ganuza Trasnocho is made using an innovative wine extraction system. A bag of food PVC is introduced inside the diverted tank, filled with water and the skins are squeezed, thus releasing 70% of the wine they still contain. This procedure, so simple but at the same time special, avoids friction between the skins and the oxidation of the wine,...