Wine-growing area (formerly Finca la Solana = sunny place) in the municipality of Malagón in the province of Ciudad Real in the Spanish region of La Mancha (Castilla-La Mancha). It was classified as the highest Spanish wine quality level Vino de Pago in 2009. The vineyards cover 58 hectares of vines on mineral-rich clay and granite soils. The only grape variety grown is Cencibel (Tempranillo). The area is solely owned by the winery Bodegas y Viñedos La Solana (Florentino Arzuaga). The total estate covers 150 hectares, where olive cultivation is also practised.
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