SAAC WineriesVillamalea (Albacete)GPS: 39.36669921875, -1.5938199758529663
Set in Villamalea, within La Manchuela region, Saac Cooperativa de San Antonio Abad Wineries, have a great knowledge and experience about the viticulture sector.
This cooperative launched its foray in 1947 and nowadays it is made up of 1,345 partners with no less than 4,000 hectares of vineyard. The effort of all of them, along with a continental climate with Mediterranean influences and limestone-clay terrains typical of the area, has resulted in excellent wines that have made a space for themselves in national and international markets. Their wines have been recognized in the most important contests of the sector.
They grow the indigenous Bobal and Macabeo varieties, which stand for their landmark; but they have also incorporated new varieties such as Cencibel, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and Verdejo mainly, which allows the winery to diversify their types of wine.
At the winery’s facilities you can enjoy guided tours all year long and they have an olive press in which they process an excellent virgin olive oil.