The winery is located in Mendavia near Navarra in the Spanish Rioja sub-area Rioja Baja, It was founded in 1985 by a group of respected Rioja specialists and is owned by a group of investors (Diez, Noain and Santos-Ruiz families). In the middle of the vineyards is an old monastery from 1548 that has been completely restored. The first wine was produced in 1990. The vineyards cover 140 hectares of vineyards with the varieties Tempranillo. Garnacha Tinta, Viura ( Macabeo ) and Cabernet Sauvignon are planted. There are 12,000 for the expansion made from 85% American and 15% French oak. Riojas in white, rose and red are produced. The flagship is the single-layer wine "Finca del Monasterio" made from 60% Tempranillo and 40% different experimental varieties. The product range includes a Reserva, a Gran Reserva, a Rosado, as well as the wines "El Meson Las Atillas" and "El Meson Selecciónada".