DO area (banks of the Guadiana) in the Spanish region Extremadura
right on the border too Portugal
, It was named after the Guadiana River, which flows through the wine-growing region in a westerly direction. The area extends largely in the southern half, the Extremadura Baja. The area covering around 22,000 hectares of vines was formed in 1999 from six former rural wine areas (VT). These are Cañamero
in the northeast (5 municipalities), Matanegra
in the south (8), Montánchez
in the center (27), Ribera Alta
in the central east (38), Ribera Baja
in the central west (11) and Tierra de Barros
in the southeast (36 ).
Despite the large extension over 100...