Txakoli, a wine with appellation of origin Basque Country

Txakoli is a wine with a designation of origin from the Basque Country that has been made in local farmhouses since ancient times. Since its first mention in 1520, txakoli has marinated the meals and gatherings of families and groups of friends to nowadays, where tradition is still a custom and “txikitos” continue to be raised in both homes and bars.

Txakoli has three appellations of origin, one per region. To know first-hand the history and know-how of this wine, nothing better than visiting one of its many wineries, strolling among its vineyards and enjoying a wine tasting accompanied by some pintxos. These are some of the wineries near Akelarre Hotel that we recommend you to visit during your stay with us:

Located a few kilometres from Akelarre Hotel is this traditional coastal winery that produces a young txakoli with distinctive features.
Address: Distrito Eitzaga 21, 20808, Getaria, Gipuzkoa.
Telephone: +34 943 14 07 02

Karlos Arguiñano’s winery works every day to bring exceptional txakoli to all corners of the world.
Address: Andatza Diseminado Barreiatua, 16, 20809 Aia, Gipuzkoa.
Telephone: +34 943 24 00 05

This recently created winery, from the Roberto Ruiz restaurant, turns all its passion and enthusiasm into the elaboration of an exclusive, modern and elegant txakoli.
Address: Barrio Otelarre 40, 20150 Villabona, Gipuzkoa.
Telephone: +34 943 142 709

Founded in 1923, the Lazkano family winery combines modern technology with the traditional production techniques, rising authentic txakoli wine.
Address: San Prudentzio Auzoa, 26, 20808 Getaria, Gipuzkoa
Telephone: +34 943 14 00 32

This winery offers a very special Txakoli Katxiña white wine, with flavours that remain to the fishing village of Orio, and aromas from the grill.
Address: Barrio Ortzaika, 20, 20810 Orio, Gipuzkoa
Telephone: +34 943 580 166

Located in the neighbouring town of Zarautz, this family winery has the most advanced technology, using traditional methods and knowledge.
Address: Asti Auzoa, 628, 20800 Zarautz, Gipuzkoa.
Telephone: +34 943 58 08 99

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