Indicative blend: Garnacha and Cabernet Sauvignon
Search Rank 2014
Over all vintages, this was the 2014th most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year.
Search rank last month: 4483rd
|Award Organization||Award Year||Result|
|Decanter World Wine Awards||2011||Bronze|
|International Wine & Spirit Competition||2011||Bronze|
Campo de Borja is a DO wine zone in Aragon, northern Spain. This extremely arid area is situated just south of the Ebro River and north of La Huecha River, and borders the southern stretches of the Navarra wine region. It is centered on Borja, a small town laden with history, having been founded in 5 BC by the Celtiberians (tribes thought to be of mixed Iberian and Celtic stock). The Borgia family, who came to prominence in Italy during the Renaissance and produced two Popes, were of Borjan origin. The campo in the DO's name means 'field' or 'land'.
Campo de Borja attained DO status in 1980 and the designation is administered by a local ...more
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