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SALAMANCA WINE REGION (RIBERA DEL DUERO)
del Duero wine region is situated in the province of
Burgos, Valladolid, Segovia and Soria and covers an area
of 20,500 hectares. The Ribera del Duero wine region
consists of 247 vineyards (Bodegas), which produce 68
millon liter of wine annually. Ribera del Duero is one
of the most important and interesting wine producing
regions of Spain.
Located just an hour and a half north / northwest of
Madrid (like Napa Valley from San Francisco), and an
hour south / southwest of the overlooked, but wonderful
provincial capital of Burgos, the Ribera del Duero is
the most prestigious wine region within easy reach of
the Spain's capital city.
Ribera del Duero is a Spanish wine-making region and
Denominación de Origen (DO) on the country's northern
plateau and is one of five wine regions within the
autonomous community of Castile and León.