The appellation of origin Sierras de Málaga was founded in 2001. It is a DO wine zone in Andalucia, Spain. Rosés, whites and reds can be found under this DO. The name of the wine aging is covered as Crianza, Reserva and Gran Reserva. The soil is mostly alluvial with carbonates present on the surface, although near the coastline the composition is more varied, including clay, quartz and mica. The climate of Sierras de Málaga varies greatly from Mediterranean near the coast to Continental, with severe frosts, further inland.