Top 100 wines of El Hierro

Discover the top 100 best wines of El Hierro of El Hierro as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of El Hierro and the best vintages to taste in this region.

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Discovering the wine region of El Hierro

The wine region of El Hierro is located in the region of Iles Canaries of Spain. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Tanajara or the Domaine Viña Frontera produce mainly wines red, white and pink. On the nose of El Hierro often reveals types of flavors of tree fruit, earth or tropical fruit and sometimes also flavors of non oak, oak or spices. In the mouth of El Hierro is a powerful with a nice freshness.

We currently count 8 estates and châteaux in the of El Hierro, producing 22 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of El Hierro go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, pasta or veal.

News from the vineyard of El Hierro

Record sales for Burgundy’s Hospices de Nuits 2022 auction

Total sales at the Hospices de Nuits-St-Georges 2022 auction reached €2.49m ($2.74m) from 109 ‘pièces‘ of wines from the Burgundy 2021 vintage, said organisers. Held on Sunday 20 March, sales rose by nearly 30% on last year’s auction, which hit €1.9m from 114 pièces of 2020-vintage wines. One pièce is equivalent to 288 bottles. Sales were €1.6m back in 2020, and this year’s record total is more evidence of Burgundy’s strong momentum on the fine wine market. It also suggests the annua ...

Ornellaia Vendemmia d’Artista 2019 label revealed

First introduced with the 2006 vintage in 2009, the Vendemmia d’Artista series commissions different artists each year to capture the character of the vintage in limited edition sculptures and labels. This 14th edition of the Ornellaia Vendemmia d’Artista series will see 100 double magnums, 10 imperials and one salmanazar sold to raise money for the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, which plans to expand its Mind’s Eye initiative – a programme that enables the visually impaired to experien ...

Premiere Napa Valley 2022 auction sales top $2m

Total sales in the Premiere Napa Valley 2022 auction hit $2.1m, including the buyer’s premium, according to Sotheby’s, which co-hosted the event alongside trade body Napa Valley Vintners. All 109 lots were ‘one-of-a-kind’ cuvées from leading producers, created specifically for the Premiere Napa Valley 2022 auction. Wines were from the 2019, 2020 and 2021 vintages. Only trade buyers can take part in the annual sale, but restaurants, retailers and merchants purchasing lots will generally offer the ...