The winery is surrounded by 25 hectares of own vineyards. In addition the Beronia technical team control 870 hectares of specially selected vineyards, situated within a 10km radius of the winery therefore maintaining the Rioja Alta character. The average age of these vineyards is 30 years however 50 hectares are more than 60 years old.A very close relationship is maintained with the more than 200 growers who suppply grapes to beronia guaranteeing only the best quality grapes are selected and that the process is carried out in the most natural way. All of the grapes used in the production of Beronia wines are carefully selected from the vineyards by Beronia winemaker Matias Calleja, parcel by parcel. Deciding from the vineyard for which wine the grapes will be used depending on the characteristics shown.After more than 30 years of dedication and passion for winemaking, Matias Calleja became Technical Director of Beronia in 1996. Thanks to his experience, the work of his technical team and his ambition he has become the heart and soul of Bodegas Beronia. Personally determining the exact blend and wine according to the character and quality each vintage, Matias gives his wines the unique character we call the Beronia Style. His philosophy is based on quality, respect for the environment and the challenge of combining the purest Rioja style with an innovative spirit.