The former rural wine area (VdlT) in the Spanish region Castile and Leon
was classified as DO in 2007. Viticulture was already practiced here in the 12th century by the monastery of Santa Maria de Bujedo. The vineyards cover 460 hectares of vineyards in more than 60 municipalities of the three provinces of Burgos, Palencia and Shire Arlanza. Approved are the red varieties Tinta del País (Tempranillo), Garnacha, Mencía, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot, as well as the white varieties Albillo and Viura (Macabeo).