Discovering Dehesa de los Canónigos: an oenological treasure in Ribera del Duero

In the heart of the Ribera del Duero, Dehesa de los Canónigos stands out as a winemaking gem, ready to unveil its secrets at the upcoming edition of FINE #WineTourism Marketplace on the 13th and 14th of March, 2024. This winery is not only recognized for its exceptional quality wines but also for its rich history and commitment to tradition reflected in every bottle.

The legacy of Dehesa de los Canónigos traces back to its first owner, the Chapter of the Cathedral of Valladolid, made up of canons who left an indelible mark on the estate. Over time, the winery has witnessed significant changes, evolving into a key wine tourism reference under the direction of the Sanz Cid family.

The winery’s architecture, inspired by the Basque roots of its founders, harmonizes with the landscape of Pesquera de Duero, creating an environment where history and viticulture intertwine.

The passion and dedication of the Sanz Cid family have been fundamental in positioning Dehesa de los Canónigos as one of the most prestigious wineries in the region, attracting wine lovers from around the world. Their wine tourism proposal allows visitors to immerse themselves in a unique experience, where wine, history, and nature coexist in perfect harmony.

The wine tourism proposal of Dehesa de los Canónigos

The wine tourism experience at Dehesa de los Canónigos is an invitation to explore the soul of Ribera del Duero through its wines, history, and landscapes. Visitors will have the opportunity to tour the vineyard, learn about the wine-making process up close, and taste the winery’s emblematic vintages, such as Dehesa de los Canónigos 15 months and Solideo.

This experience is enriched with activities that blend art and viticulture, such as the visual show by Raúl Mejías, celebrating the legacy and innovation of the winery.

Each visit is a sensory journey that starts in the vineyard, continues through the production facilities, and ends in the cellar, where the wines reveal their essence. The proposal varies from shared experiences to private tours, adapting to the preferences of each visitor and ensuring a deep immersion in wine culture.

The dedication of Belén and Iván Sanz Cid, at the helm of the winery, ensures that each visit is a memorable experience, marked by warmth and authenticity.

A journey through the Duero Valley

Beyond its wine tourism proposal, Dehesa de los Canónigos invites visitors to discover the beauty of the Duero Valley from a unique perspective: the air. The “From Heaven to Vineyard” experience offers a hot air balloon ride that flies over the iconic Golden Mile, providing unparalleled panoramic views of the region and its vineyards.

This aerial journey, followed by a guided tour of the winery and a tasting of its most representative wines, is an exceptional way to appreciate the magnitude and richness of the Ribera del Duero terroir.

This aerial experience not only enhances the wine tourism offering of Dehesa de los Canónigos but also highlights its commitment to providing its visitors with innovative and memorable activities. By participating in FINE #WineTourism Marketplace, Dehesa de los Canónigos once again demonstrates its leadership in the wine tourism sector, inviting explorers and wine aficionados to experience its wine tourism proposal up close and immerse themselves in the essence of Ribera del Duero.