The line "Vista Alegre" - is a new line of wines in the winery product range Criadores de Rioja. Its name in Spanish means "Happy View" and refers to the title of beautiful vineyards of Rioja, where grapes are grown for wine production line. The most cultivated varieties are Tempranillo, Garnacha, Viura, Masuelo. The winery uses the traditional methods of wine making, but with the use of modern equipment.
"Vista Alegre" Reserva - velvety, soft and wonderfully elegant wine Determined notes of dark fruit, vanilla and oak nuances. Reserva Wine category takes an intermediate position between the Crianza, which is kept for at least 12 months in oak barrels, and Gran Reserva, an excerpt of which lasts at least 24 months, first in oak barrels and then another 36 months in bottle. After a traditional vinification, wine "Vista Alegre" Reserve spends 18 months in oak barrels, 70% of whom are American oak barrels, 30% - French oak barrels. Then bottled wine matures another 18 months in bottles in the cellar of the winery.
Criadores de Rioja winery is one of the 4 wineries family Vivanco, Pedro Vivanco Gansalesom based on small plots in the hamlet of Albert in the Rioja region. Today, the fourth generation of the family Vivanco is winemaking, and besides Kriadores de Rioja winery owned by the family is also Bodegas Vivanco, and Bodegas Los Tinos Bodegas Carlos Serres. Kriadores de Rioja Vineyards grow in the picturesque valley of Iregua, at an altitude of 440 meters above sea level. The valley is dominated by the rich and fertile alluvial soils, and on the gentle slopes of Clavijo - mostly rocky rocks, providing good drainage. Soil - the main asset of the winery, its treatment and fertilization paid much attention, and for pest control using the latest phytosanitary products, which quickly decompose in the environment. For vines also conducted thorough care and pruning to fully express the quality varietal grapes cultivated in the vineyards of the economy. The combination of Atlantic and Mediterranean climate is reflected in the well-kept pace with harvest, providing a sufficient amount of sunlight and heat, as well as the required amount of precipitation. This fertile valley of Iregua, in tandem with the favorable climate and the love of wine to their land and traditions, are the source of the creation of fine wines, with excellent organoleptic characteristics and high quality. Master winemakers harmoniously combines winemaking tradition and know-how in this area for aging wines used barrels of American and French oak and is used to improve the performance of regular wine beverages.