Beronia has been awarded five gold medals at the Concurso Mundial de Tempranillo 2019 – a record result. The winning wines included, Beronia 198 Barricas 2011, Beronia Elaboración Especial 2017, Beronia Viñas Viejas 2016, Beronia Ecológico 2018 and Beronia III Ac 2016.

The Concurso Mundial de Tempranillo is the only international competition solely dedicated to Tempranillo, Spain’s definitive red varietal: according to the competition organisers, the international character of Tempranillo makes it the most important native variety on the Spanish wine scene.

Commenting on the win, chief winemaker, Matías Calleja, said, “At Beronia we are specialised at making great Tempranillos; these results make us very proud of the work being done in our vineyards and winery to ensure that Beronia represents the very best of Rioja .”