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Bodegas Sumarroca, Spain

Carlos Sumarroca is one of Spain’s most important and awarded agriculturists and together with his wife Nuria the enterprising couple set about establishing Sumarroca as the largest estate grown Cava producers in Spain.

They practice sustainable farming, harvest at night, and only use free-run juice. Combining their passion for the land and tenacity in cultivating vines, their Cavas have bags of personality and character.

Viticulture

This is one of the largest estate only grown vineyards producing Cava in Spain.

Winemaking

Traditional sparkling wine methods are used with all movement of wine around the winery via their gravity fed system.

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Sumarroca work sustainably in the fields, harvest at night and only use free run juice.
  • Environmentally friendly vine growing, with wooded areas being recovered on the estates to increase the biodiversity.
  • The winery is terraced on the hillside so that all movement of wine is by gravity.