Axarquía Wine Routes, Malaga Gastronomy
Route through the wines of the Axarquía, Malaga gastronomy
In this article we focus on the route of Sun and wine, the route of the Axarquía. A region that is worth knowing for its white villages, traditions, cuisine and good good. In the Axaquía there are small and interesting wineries that offer enotourism activities and excel in the most exquisite market
Here you can visit the villages of the Axarquía that we recommend
In the region of La Axarquía, wines are produced under the designations of origin Málaga and Sierras de Málaga. In many of the wineries in this area organizes tastings and guided tours through which it is possible to know the peculiarities of the wines of Málaga and their way of making them.
The vineyards of the Axarquía are characterized by steep slopes and steep slopes. In them the Muscatel and Romé varieties, autochthonous of the area, are cultivated. One of the peculiarities is its vintage, one of the earliest in Europe. Many of them, in addition, have maintained the artisan production processes, with manual collections. Most of the grapes harvested are white and sweet wines, although red wines are also produced.
Wineries to visit in the Axarquía
Some of the wineries that can be visited in this area are the Jorge Ordóñez Winery, where visits to the vineyards and tasting of their wines are carried out. Moclinejo, about 30 minutes from the city of Malaga, is another stop on the route through the Axarquía where you can get to know the best Axarquía wines through winding roads and small white villages of Arab origin. The Dimobe Winery in Moclinejo, is divided into three rooms and you can see how the Axarquía wine has evolved from 1927 to the present.
Sedella Vinos, surrounded by spectacular scenery, is a small winery that produces artisanal and natural wines. Here you can make personalized and exclusive wine tourism activities while you enjoy the majestic landscape of the Axarquía.
At the Bodegas Bentomiz you can visit the vineyards, the winery, and make a tasting. As an extra, for a more complete experience, you can opt for a complete lunch at the restaurant of the winery with five dishes specially designed to combine with your wines.
Another of the towns of the Axarquía with great wine tradition is Cómpeta. In this town you can find Bodegas Almijara, which offers guided tours through which you can get to know yesterday and today the elaboration of its wines and a tasting of its wines. There they elaborate two types of wines under the Jarel brand and with DO. One variety is naturally sweet Jarel and the second is dry and fruity Jarel, both with one hundred percent Muscatel Alexandria grapes and included in the denominations of origin Málaga and Sierras de Málaga.
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