Bodega Casal de Armán


Adjoining the Casal de Armán country hotel and restaurant, in the Avia valley 6km northeast of Ribadavia, this winery produces some of Ribeiro's best wines. The one-hour visits, with tasting of two wines, are in Spanish only.

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