Gutiérrez Colosia is one of
the few remaining family bodegas in the area and is beautifully
positioned on the riverbank at the mouth of the Guadalete River at
El Puerto de Santa Maria.
The Bodega, dating back to 1838, remains virtually intact and is
one of the most beautiful buildings in the Puerto.
The Gutiérrez Colosia family took over the winery at the
beginning of the 20th century. Current owner Juan Carlos was
originally planning a life outside of winemaking but the sudden
death of his father in 1966 propelled him to take the reins at only
20 years old.
Since then, Juan Carlos and his wife Carmen have taken the
winery from strength to strength and the results have been
The whole range is consistently high quality, individual and
authentic - with one being voted in the top 100 wines to taste
before you die!
The quality of the Gutiérrez Colosía wines is guaranteed by
careful ageing through a process known as "criaderas y soleras" in
line with the region's tradition. It is a dynamic system by the so
called, "corrimiento de escalas" (or running up the scales) with
wines from different crops which guarantees the quality of the