Huete (Castile-La Mancha)

Huete (Castile-La Mancha)

Max. Summer temp. : 38 ºC
Min. Winter temp.: -14ºC
Average rainfall: 300  mm annually
Average sunshine: 3,600 hours annually

Pago Calzadilla VP

Pago Calzadilla is located in Huete, Cuenca province, overlooking the river valley of Río Mayor, and established in 2011 as Vino de Pago.

It has an area of 26 hectares, with 20 of these dedicated to grape growing. Annual production amounts to 100,000 kilos of grapes.

The varieties grown are native to this area like Tempranillo and Garnacha. Other well-known varieties like Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon are also grown. Vineyards are located at an altitude of 845-1,005 m, and many of them  in steep slopes, with chalky soils.

Regulatory Council

Consejo Regulador VP Pago Calzadilla
Carretera Huete a Cuenca, km 3,3
16500 Huete
Tel.: +34 969 143 020

- Spanish Ministry of Agriculture

- Regulatory Council, Pago Calzadilla VP

Area under vine
22 ha.
Altitude of vineyards
900-1,000 m.
Soil types
Basically limestone.
Principal grapes (r)
Garnacha, Tempranillo, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Maximum crop
5,000 kg/ha
70 % (red)
Production 2013
580 hl
Production 2014
550 hl
Production 2015
520 hl