The second largest of the 17 autonomous regions in the south Spain
(Spanish Andalucía), which includes eight provinces. In the east, the region of Murcia closes, in the north, the regions Extremadura
and La Mancha
on. It is the oldest wine region of Spain, since as early as 1.100 BC. Founded the Phoenicians
the port city of Gadir (today's Cádiz) and exported wine. Even during the 700 years of the rule of the Moors until the end of the 15th century, wine continued to be limited here, but above all raisins
produced. The Moors transformed the area into a large garden and it was called "paradise on earth". Already much...