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The Navarro López family pointed out the protagonists for the Gilbert & Gaillard guide


As every year, the famous French wine guide Gilbert & Gaillard specialized in promoting and prescribing quality wines, made public the scores of the wines that this year were judged by the tasting committee of its multimedia group, formed by professionals from the world of She came as the enologist Maud Sauer, the sommelier Irene Graziotto or the founders of the publishing house François Gilbert and Philippe Gaillard.

The wines of the Navarro López family were pleasantly rewarded by the jury that composes the multimedia group, obtaining a total of 16 awards, 14 Gold and 2 Silver medals for their Valdepeñas and Rioja references.

The jury highlighted the enormous personality of the wines of the Don Aurelio brand, for which it was awarded 6 gold medals for the references Don Aurelio Verdejo, Don Aurelio Tempranillo, Don Aurelio Syrah, Don Aurelio Crianza, Don Aurelio Reserva and Don Aurelio Gran Reserva.

Vino de Tierra de Castilla from the Navarro López Premium 1904 Sauvignon Blanc winery was also awarded with the Gold medal and from which its tasters described: Pale crystalline color, green tones. Seductive nose, black currant bud, ripe citrus. Round mouth, wrapped, fresh that allows to express generously its clean and pure aromas. A homogeneous and modern glass with a delicious finish.

On the other hand, the wines of the Navarro López family made in La Rioja were also awarded by the distinguished committee, granting a valuation of 91 points and Gold medal for Viña Valoria Reserva, 90 points and Gold medal for Viña Valoria Rosado and medal of Gold for Viña Valoria Madurado and Viña Valoria Crianza. The Palacio de Oriente brand was also awarded gold medals by Palacio de Oriente Crianza and Palacio de Oriente Crianza and Palacio de Oriente Reserve and Silver Medal by Palacio de Oriente Viura and Palacio de Oriente Rosado.



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The Navarro López wineries hold a solidarity tasting to benefit Álvaro


The wineries Navarro López and the workers of the Hospital Gutiérrez Ortega, family and friends of Álvaro, a three year old Valdepeñas child from neighboring Valdepeñas who suffers from a disease associated with rare diseases, organizing a solidarity tasting in the former headquarters of the winery which brought together more than 70 people with the same goal, help achieve the objectives of Álvaro and his family.

The attendees of the event made a guided visit to the old Navarro López winery where they learned about the history and origins of the winery as the elaboration of the traditional way of wine. After the presentation of a wine tasting in which it was possible to taste, a Don Aurelio Verdejo, a Don Aurelio Syrah and a sparkling wine, Vincenza Semiseco.

Álvaro was born without muscle mass, after undergoing innumerable tests of the results not yet diagnosed. Being a rare disease, Álvaro and his family can not help any association, which hinders their development, since every 15 days is due to a Madrid to undergo very expensive treatments.

Relatives and friends of Álvaro carry out the campaign "Your cookies, my steps" in order to raise funds to buy a walker appropriate to their needs. In this way we can all help to buy your cookies for only € 1.

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TRIPLE WIN by Don Aurelio in the quality awards of the Valdepeñas appellation of origin


One year Bodegas Navarro López has once again reaped success in the quality awards organized by the Valdepeñas appellation of origin each year. Being one of the most historically lauded wineries, this year could not be less and the Navarro López family has achieved a triplet of prizes. Gold medal -Don Aurelio Reserva Tempranillo 2013. Bodegas Navarro López Silver medal -Don Aurelio Airén 2017 from Bodegas Navarro López -Don Aurelio Tempranillo 2017 from Bodegas Navarro López As every year for the delivery of prizes the bodegueros of the denomination were given appointments. On the part of the Navarro López family, Doroteo Navarro Donado and Francisco Navarro López were also present at the event. The greatest satisfaction for the family business is to continue in the line of work that is taking until now, which is making the line of Don Aurelio a benchmark of quality in the wines of Valdepeñas in Spain and internationally (added more than 15 distinctions in the last two years). The career of Don Aurelio has made it a benchmark for innovation and quality. Its commitment to varietals has been a success and every year new references are added that are instantly awarded (like this year Don Aurelio Airén). With a presence in more than 72 countries, Don Aurelio has become ambassador for quality wines of the Valdepeñas appellation of origin. Converting the brand name itself into a guarantee seal. Likewise, its modern design makes consumers feel attracted from the start by becoming loyal followers. Jesús Martín (president of the denomination) highlighted the quality of the Valdepeñas wines and the triplet of the Don Aurelio brand attests to this. Undoubtedly, being an international reference is important, but also being a prophet in the denomination of origin is the greatest pride of the Navarrese family López. Turning Don Aurelio into Heir of the most demanding wine tradition.

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