Bodegas San Alejandro is a winery located in the Calatayud region of Spain, known for producing high-quality wines that showcase the unique terroir of the area. The winery was founded in 1962 by a group of local grape growers, and today it is one of the largest wineries in the region, with over 1100 hectares of vineyards.
The vineyards of Bodegas San Alejandro are situated at an altitude of 700-1000 meters above sea level, and the soils are a mix of limestone, clay, and slate. The winery produces a wide range of wines, including reds, whites, and rosés, made from a variety of grape varietals, including Garnacha, Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Syrah.
One of the most notable wines produced by Bodegas San Alejandro is the Las Rocas Garnacha, which is made from 100% Garnacha grapes grown in the rocky soils of the Calatayud region. The wine is known for its intense aromas of dark fruit and spices, as well as its full-bodied and well-structured palate.
In addition to their Las Rocas Garnacha, Bodegas San Alejandro also produces a range of other wines, including the Evodia Garnacha, which is made from old-vine Garnacha grapes, and the Baltasar Gracián Garnacha Viñas Viejas, which is made from 80-year-old Garnacha vines.
Bodegas San Alejandro is committed to sustainable winemaking practices, and they have implemented a number of initiatives to reduce their environmental impact, including the use of renewable energy sources and the implementation of organic farming practices.