Consejo Regulador

Appears in

Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

  • About

Spanish term meaning ‘regulating council’ (see comité interprofessionnel). Spanish wine law is administered through a network of Consejos Reguladores representing each and every do. They comprise vine-growers, wine producers, and merchants who between them decide on the ground rules for their region.