Uva de Vida is a Biodynamic winery in Santa Olalla, Toledo province, in the Tierra de Castilla sub-region of Castilla-La Mancha in Spain. It was founded in 2005 by Carmen López Delgado and Luis Ruiz.

Certification: Demeter-certified Biodynamic since 2012 (at least, possibly earlier).

Vineyards: 2018 13 hectares (32.1 acres) of vines. 3ha of Tempranillo, 9.5ha of Graciano. Clay soils. Around 500 metres (1,640 feet).

Sparkling wines

Ancestral Blanc de Noir, Uva da Vida: 2018 Tempranillo.

Ancestral Rosado, Uva da Vida: 2018 Tempranillo.

Pink wines

Biográfico Rosè: 2018 50 % Tempranillo, 50 % Graciano

Red wines

Septenio

Latitud 40, Tierra de Castilla Crianza: 2012 12 months in barrel. <5ppm sulfur dioxide. Nice acidity, bit of Brettanomyces (Demeter Austria tasting 2018).

Latitud 40, Tierra de Castilla Crianza, Graciano: 2014 Certified Biodynamic. | 2015 Graciano. 13% alcohol. Lovely pure, sappy dark cherry fruit (Demeter Austria tasting 2018). | 2016 Graciano-Roble francés. Certified Biodynamic. | 2017 Certified Biodynamic. | 2018 Certified Biodynamic.

Other crops: 3.63ha of Cornicabra olives for Extra virgin olive oil, 0.29ha of grassland, 10.41 ha fallow.

Contact

Uva de Vida

Avenida de la Estacion 27, 3B

E-45500 Torrijos (Toledo), Spain

Tel+34 647 467 656 | www.uvadevida.com