Mediterranean climate here combined with lower altitude. Ideal conditions for organic farming, hence you find a lot of organic wines in this region
Garnacha, Cariñena, Syrah, Merlot, Bobal are the main varieties for reds. Garnacha blanca, Chardonnay, Macabeo for whites.
Sparkling wine known as Cava is very popular in this part of Spain: Catalonia and Valencia especially!