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Designation of Origin Ribeiro

Denominación de origen Ribeiro

Ribeiro is the oldest designation of origin in Galicia (1932) and one of the five designations of origin for Galician wines.

Its production area covers a specific area of the province of Orense, located at the confluence of the valleys of Miño, Avia, Arnoia and Barbantiño rivers.

The designation of Origin Ribeiro is made from different grape varieties: treixadura, torrontés, palomino, godello, macabeo, loureiro and albariño for white wine; caíño, alicante, sousón, ferrón, mencía, tempranillo and brancellao for red wine.

More information on the website of  Consejo Regulador de la Denominación de Origen Ribeiro

Bodegas Villanueva produce wines with designation of origin Ribeiro:

Bodegas Villanueva produce vinos con denominación de origen Ribeiro:


Vino Viña Senra · D.O. RibeiroVillanueva03- Blanco - Ribeiro 2014
Team Telefonica during leg 6 of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12, from ITAJAI, Brasil, to Miami, USA. (Credit: Diego Fructuoso/Team Telefonica/Volvo Ocean Race)