José Antonio García started his viticulture journey in the year 2000, returning to the family tradition, and with a firm commitment to typicity, for the Mencía variety.
Convinced of the importance of preserving small properties, the smallholding, because it is in them where the peculiarities that allow differentiated wines are hidden, he returns to his grandparents' lands to take care of the 75 plots that his grandfather had cared for so carefully. , six hectares of family vineyards with vines between 80 and 100 years old, plus another four owned by small wine growers.
José Antonio García is the grandson of Santos García, a renowned viticulturist in Valtuille de Abajo, and despite having been born in Barcelona and having lived a stage of his life in the big city dedicated to the world of hospitality and cuisine, he returns to the land of his grandparents, in love with Bierzo and Mencía. Practicing an organic viticulture respectful with the environment and working in a traditional way and with a selection of the best French cooperages, José Antonio seeks to offer wines that convey the essence of Mencía: expression, fruit, freshness, elegance.