One of the lowest in the 21st century According to data released by the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (the OIV), world wine production for 2016 is estimated to be 259 million hectolitres, a 5% drop. In October, the first...
By La Mancha Wines                   Each spring, more than 5,000 wines from 38 countries are tasted over two days in Bourg (Bordeaux – France) by some 800 wine professionals and expert wine-loving consumers. The Challenge International du Vin is the longest running...
By La Mancha Wines                   Eight D.O. La Mancha wineries in the winner list of the most prestigious international wine competition in Spain, XI Bacchus Wine International Competition organized by the Spanish Tasters Association. The eleventh edition has been held in Madrid...
By La Mancha Wines The D.O. La Mancha is proud to present the 2012 China RoadShow, Autumn Edition, including for the first time, the participation in the 2012 Hong Kong Wine & Spirits Fair under the D.O. La Mancha Pavilion....
By La Mancha Wines Located in the Central Plateau of the Iberian Peninsula, La Mancha encompasses 182 municipalities ofAlbacete,Ciudad Real,CuencaandToledo, which benefit from extreme continental climate with large temperature fluctuations and precipitation variables suitable for optimal grape growing. Dating back to...
By La Mancha Wines La Manchais a vast expanse of land that has a flat terrain, without great heights and with beautiful red Miocene sediments of limestone structure. Their temperatures are extreme due to its continental climate, ranging from the...
By La Mancha Wines These are D.O. La Mancha official labels, and they mean QUALITY! @LaMancha_Wines Facebook: La ManchaWines Web: www.lamanchawines.com
By La Mancha Wines And finally, this is our last post talking aboutLa Mancha grapes. Thank you for following us! Cabernet Franc Vigorous grape strain and straight in posture, with early maturity proceeding fromBordeaux. Same as the most popular Cabernet Sauvignon, their...
By La Mancha Wines Today, we have two international grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon and Gewürztraminer. And by the way, today is the international Cabernet Sauvignon Day! Cabernet Sauvignon The Cabernet Sauvignon is a red variety of French and international viticulture wine queen. It...
By La Mancha Wines Today, we have two new “grape guests” in our posts about the grape varieties you can find in DO La Mancha wines: Syrah and Macabeo/Viura.   Syrah Red variety native to theRhoneValley, which offers excellent results in areas with...
By La Mancha Wines Today we have two native grapes from France, but well-known in La Mancha and all over the word: Petit Verdot and Chardonnay. Petit Verdot Red variety fromBordeauxand widely used in theMedoc. It stands prostrated and it is of average...
By La Mancha Wines Today we have two native grapes from Spain: Moravia and Verdejo. Both can be found in DO La Mancha. Moravia Widely grown variety in the provinces ofAlbaceteandCuenca, in a perfect adaptation and productivity. It is also known asCrujidera,MoraviaDulce,...
By La Mancha Wines The Spanish wine region of La Mancha has named wine expert Michael Green as their U.S. Ambassador for 2012. Green, whose 25 years of experience include nearly two decades as Gourmet Magazine’s wine and spirits consultant,...