In the Canary Islands, surrounded by the majesty of the Atlantic Ocean, are the vineyards of Bodegas Monje, a benchmark in the production of premium and high-end wines. Our family winery has managed to combine tradition, innovation and the privileged natural environment of Tenerife to create wines of excellence that delight the most demanding palates.
Since our foundation in 1956, Bodegas Monje has been run by our family, generation after generation. Our commitment to the land and respect for Canarian winemaking traditions have been key to maintaining the quality and authenticity of our wines. We combine ancestral techniques with modern technology, resulting in a selection of premium wines that conquer wherever they go.
What is a premium wine?
A premium wine is an oenological treasure that stands out for its excellence and sophistication. Sourced from carefully selected vineyards in unique terroirs, this wine reflects the essence of the region. The art of winemaking combines tradition and modernity, resulting in a balanced wine full of character. Its intense and seductive aromas invite us on a sensory journey, while on the palate, the smoothness and persistence of its flavours captivate us. Versatile in pairing, a premium wine is the perfect combination of art, passion and quality, providing an unparalleled oenological experience.
Our selection of premium Canarian wines
At Bodegas Monje, our passion for wine is insatiable. Each grape variety we grow and harvest is a unique story, a sensory journey that seeks to capture the very essence of the terroir. Our vineyards, caressed by the Canary sun and refreshed by the Atlantic breeze, produce grapes of exceptional quality for the creation of premium wines.
Bastardo Negro: The elegant rebel
The Bastardo Negro grape, also known as Trousseau in other regions, is a red grape variety grown mainly in Portugal and France. This grape variety is appreciated for its contribution to high quality red wines, offering unique flavours and aromas, with notes of red fruits, spices and soft tannins. The Bastardo Negro grape is an oenological jewel that captivates the most demanding wine lovers.
Here is a selection of some of our premium wines made with Bastardo Negro:
Listán Blanco: Freshness and delicacy
The Listán Blanco grape, native to the Canary Islands, is a versatile and popular white grape variety in viticulture. It produces fresh, light wines with citrus and floral aromas and a balance between acidity and sweetness, making it the ideal choice to accompany light dishes and seafood. Listán Blanco is a refreshing and delicious option that brings authenticity to white wines.
Discover our selection of premium wines made with Listán Blanco:
Listán Negro: Canary Island tradition in every sip
The Listán Negro grape, also native to the Canary Islands, is a wine grape variety noted for its adaptability to warm climates and volcanic soils. This grape is mainly used for the production of young, fruity red wines, with intense aromas of red fruits and spicy notes. Its balanced acidity and soft tannins make it attractive to different palates. Listán Negro stands out for its distinctive character and singular essence in the world of oenology.
Find out more about our premium wines made with Listán Negro:
Negramoll: Passion in every glass
The Negramoll grape is a variety native to the Canary Islands. This grape is appreciated for its versatility in the production of quality red and rosé wines. Its wines are characterised by their elegance, smoothness and fruity aromas, with spicy and floral touches. Negramoll has gained popularity in recent years, captivating wine lovers with its unique expression and singular charm.
Here are our premium wines made from the Negramoll grape:
Vijariego Negro: A hymn to originality
Finally, we will close our tour with the Vijariego Negro grape, native to the Canary Islands, a grape variety of great oenological value. It is mainly used in the production of high quality red and rosé wines, which stand out for their intense aromas of red fruits and spices, as well as their refreshing acidity and soft tannins. La Vijariego Negro delights the most demanding palates with its uniqueness and elegance.
Discover the premium wines of Bodegas Monje made with Vijariego Negro:
With our legacy of tradition and love for the land, we have managed to position Canarian wines on the international premium wine scene. Each bottle is the result of painstaking work that reflects the soul of Tenerife. Without a doubt, a visit to our winery is an opportunity to experience the richness of Canarian wine and to delight in our exceptional wines. Cheers!