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10 great Spanish winemakers you need to know

With a focus on site specificity and wines that are made in the vineyard, a new wave of wine-growers is demonstrating the potential of Spain’s varied and distinctive terroirs. Darren Smith profiles the names you need to know and recommends bottles to buy.

Authentic wines, hard work and a dedication to their land and its traditions – these are characteristics common to all the emerging winemaking talents featured here. In every case, the wines they produce are made without artifice. In every case, they are a demonstration of the truth that, now more than ever before, quality-oriented producers across Spain are seeking to make wines that express geographic specificity.


The wines: Darren Smith selects one from each producer to try


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