The Apellation of Origin (DO) Valdeorras is resisting well the crisis and even increased sales slightly in recent years, a trend they want to consolidate through measures as the promote of the presentation of eighty of their wines was celebrated yesterday in Madrid.
The president of the Regulatory Council of the DO Valdeorras, José Luis García-Pando, explained to EFEAgro that has no "complaint" of how they are developing sales with a significant increase in distribution
The Denomination of Origin Valdeorras is located in the province of Ourense, brings together 44 wineries and works in the recovery of native grape varieties like Godello and the promotion of plantations of other varieties like Mencia.
With days like yesterday in Valdeorras presentation, the wines of the D.O. Valdeorras were released a little better because as this is a Apellation of Origin "small", their wines do not reach all distribution channels.
It has therefore insisted that they must "keep moving" to achieve transmit their excellence to the general public and to this end, the DO Valdeorras will hold a similar day in Barcelona, another of its markets "most important", according to Garcia- Pando.
At the presentation day, held at the Hotel Palace in Madrid, have gone 23 wineries in the Denomination of Origin that have exposed some 80 wines.
The organizers, at the expense of a more comprehensive analysis, estimated that attendance was around 1500 persons from industry professionals, sommeliers, restaurant representatives, distributors and general public because, as recalled Garcia-Pando, "they are finally choosing the wine. "
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