Nacho Alvarez Wines
We are a team of grape growers, winemakers and wine distributors led by the oenologist Nacho Álvarez, committed to innovative oenological projects.
About Nacho Álvarez
The viticulturist and oenologist began his career in the Jorge Ordóñez Group as head of the Bodegas Avancia de Valdeorras. His good work led him to direct and control the production of Jorge Ordóñez wines from seven of the Denominations of Origin in which he produces: in addition to Valdeorras, Rias Baixas, Toro, Calatayud, Málaga, Rueda and Monsant.
His daily work and the desire to promote the tradition of Spanish viticulture led him to be recognized by the American critic Robert Parker as the revelation oenologist of the year 2016. He also obtained recognition for the creation of the best godello in Spain and in the world in 2014 and 2015 (“Avancia”), described as such by the aforementioned critic.
Viticulturist, oenologist and sommelier
In addition to being a viticulturist and oenologist, Nacho is a sommelier, which allows him to take care of the most important aspects of his wines, from the vineyard, through production and up to the moment of tasting.
Pago de los Abuelos
He currently runs his own winery in his homeland, Puente de Domingo Flórez (León), a unique project in this municipality, undoubtedly marked by its artisanal and fully natural strength.
Centenary vineyards, at altitudes of 700m, with slate soils without quartzite, will mark the excellence of its results.