Vega de Yuco Winery
Vega de Yuco is a traditional Canarian winery where it is possible to taste a wide selection of local wines that include red, white and rosé.
It is located in the Finca Testeina. The visit begins with a walk through the vineyards at the foot of the volcano of Testeina, while we are told the history and characteristics of these vines.
At the end, you enjoy a tasting of organic wines paired with handmade chocolates from the island.
It is a visit of about an hour and a half where you can enjoy everything, including the landscape!
Los Bermejos Winery
The winery La Geria is one of the most visited in Spain for its unique wines and its wonderful location. It is located in the Timanfaya National Park and is actually a tour of three important wineries.
You will find out about the production process of their wines and discover the characteristics that make them so special.
To begin with, in Los Bermejos Winery, in the municipality of San Bartolomé, you will discover the history of these wines and you will be able to taste them. The Listán Negro Maceración Carbónica is especially recommended which you cannot find in other parts of the country. You will not be disappointed!
The second stop on the tour of La Geria is the Rubicón Winery. Here you will walk among its vineyards and visit its 18th century mansion. The views are incredible!
Finally, as you would expect, you will be able to taste the wines, which are made in a traditional way.
El Grifo Winery
El Grifo is the oldest winery, not only in Lanzarote but in the whole of the Canary Islands. And it is also in the ‘top 5’ of the oldest in Spain.
Therefore, it is an essential visit on your tour of the wineries in Lanzarote. The experience here is unforgettable.
The third of the wineries, La Geria is located in San Bartolomé. The tour begins with the history of the winery and an explanation of how wines are made here.
Of course, there is a tasting at the end of its most prized wines, accompanied by an exquisite selection of local cheeses, which are another sign of the gastronomic identity of the island of Lanzarote.
The Stravs Winery was opened in 2008 and is one of the highest quality wineries on the island. Here the cultivation and production are carried out in the traditional way, leaving the wines with unique characteristics.
Despite its care to preserve tradition, cutting-edge technology is used to extract the best qualities from the grape. You will notice it when you taste its excellent wines!
Taking a tour through the wineries of Lanzarote to taste the local wines is one of those special experiences that will make you enjoy your holiday on the island even more. You will discover incredible places with impressive landscapes and you will be able to taste a part of the local gastronomy that can often be unfamiliar to visitors. Lanzarote is so much more than beaches with crystal clear waters and white sand! Have you already made a note of this activity for your next holiday?