This winery is located in the neighborhood of the coastal town of Mendexa within the Lea-Artibai region.
Txakoli Gurrutxaga is made mainly with the Hondarrabi Zuri grape variety. The vineyards and the Gurrutxaga Winery are located 40 meters above sea level. The vineyard is located so close to the sea that the saltpeter and salty air of the Cantabrian Sea continually comb the grape with which Txakoli Gurrutxaga is made.
The vineyards of the Bodegas Gurrutxaga occupy 15 hectares. The grapes for the production of Txakoli Gurrutxaga are harvested in Mendexa and produced in the same winery. Txakoli Gurrutxaga is a young white wine. Today, thanks to its quality, it is a product with a very good international acceptance. Txakoli Gurrutxaga is considered one of the best young wines in the world, supported by the 91 points that Robert Parker awarded it.
According to its managers and owners, the secret of the Gurrutxaga Winery lies in its human team, the quality of its technicians, the level of its facilities, the quality of its grapes and the location of its vineyards, which give its wine a special coastal character .
Txakoli Gurrutxaga honors:
– The prestigious wine critic Robert Parker from the guide The wine advocate gave Gurrutxaga Txakolina an outstanding score of 91 points in 2009.
– The Los Angeles Times newspaper ranked Gurrutxaga Txakolina among the best in the world.
– El Diario Expansión made a special mention last year of the quality of Gurrutxaga Txakolina. He placed it as one of the best txakolis and white wines in the world with a price of less than 15 euros.