• In 1964, fifty-one villagers decided to form a cooperative. They only produced 300,000 kilos of grapes and today, forty-seven years later, there are eighty-four members and production is approximately 1,300,000 kilos, mainly of the Tempranillo variety, though they also cultivate the white Viura variety. The winery facilities are in Kripan, the highest town in Rioja Alavesa and the vineyards are located in the municipalities of Kripan, Elvillar, Lanciego and Laguardia. Its wines are marketed under the brand name “Ponterva”, a young destemmed red wine that stands out for its freshness and fruity notes.
  • Production: Varieties: Tempranillo 91% and Viura 9%.
  • Wines: Red wines
  • Founded: 1964
  • 01308 Kripan  – (Álava)
  • 945608202
  • santirso@euskadi.coop
  • Depósitos: Acero inox., hormigón