Winery

Region
Bodegas Gancedo is located in an area known as La Hoya –Bierzo in the north-west of Spain.
Vineyards
The vineyards used for Gancedo were planted, using the vaso system.
Age of the vineyards
All Mencía vines have on average 60 years of age.
vineyards yields
The plantation density is 3800 vines/Hect and the production per vine is approximately 1 – 1,5 Kgs.
Weather
This area has a annual rain rate of 600-700 mm, extreme winter conditions (21,2ºF, 8.6ºF), and a spring/ summer with a mediterranean-like climate.
Varieties
Mencía