Widespread harvest of early varieties

10 August, 2017

Tinta tempranillo DO La Mancha

The first varieties are being picked nearly two weeks earlier than in a normal year, with good quality fruit and a slight drop in production   Forecasts of an early harvest were proved correct as picking got under way in La Mancha, when, at the beginning of August, some of the region’s wineries began crushing… Leer más »

2016, a very good vintage year in DO La Mancha

10 July, 2017

Young Red Wines from DO La Mancha

The Regulatory Board awarded the rating after verifying the very high quality of the wines analysed by tasting panels The tests paid special attention to wines produced from native varieties, such as Airén and Tempranillo red, with samples collected from wineries producing the largest quantities of wine across all four provinces (Albacete, Ciudad Real, Cuenca… Leer más »

USA Tour

2 May, 2017

New York and San Diego, seduced by DO La Mancha wines We landed and started our journey on the East Coast of the USA, in the city we all know in our mind’s eye. At a glance, our memories have no trouble identifying each corner, each building, each street in the most outstanding contemporary urban… Leer más »

The United States, the next trip for DO La Mancha wines

21 April, 2017

vino de la mancha en san francisco

The Regulatory Board embarks on its second promotional tour outside the European Union, with stops in some of the USA’s main cities La Mancha wineries will be crossing the Atlantic this weekend to start the packed tour  programme drawn up by the Regulatory Board to promote DO La Mancha wines in the United States. New… Leer más »

DO La Mancha wines are ready for their upcoming tour of Asia

27 March, 2017


The Regulatory Board will be taking part in the Chengdu trade fair in China before continuing with its external promotion trip to Singapore and South Korea Days after dismantling its promotional stand in Germany, at ProWein, the Regulatory Board travelled to Asia to consolidate a market that has become the biggest and most important for… Leer más »

DO La Mancha wines will attend ProWein 2017

16 March, 2017


For the third consecutive year, the Regulatory Board attends as exhibitor to the world’s leading trade fair for wine From 19 to 21 March, the Designation of Origin La Mancha wines will attend ProWein 2017, in Düsseldorf, western Germany. The promotional stand will be in Hall 10 C234 with other wines from Spain and Portugal…. Leer más »

The Sakura Awards, pleasing the female palate in the land of the rising sun

15 February, 2017

El jurado de Sakura es unicamente femenino

La Mancha wineries stand out in Japan at the Sakura Awards, selected by an all-female panel of judges. The latest winners of the famous SAKURA Awards have been announced. They were published in the second week of February, coinciding precisely with the commercial festival of Saint Valentine’s day. The awards attract excellent media coverage among… Leer más »

VINISUD marks the annual start of the promotion of DO La Mancha wines abroad

27 January, 2017

Cartel de Vinisud

The Regulatory Board travels to Montpellier in France to take part in the 13th Vinisud event from 29 to 31 January Vinisud is the first world gathering this year for wine producing countries, especially those with cultural links to the Mediterranean. The event can be seen as setting the commercial trend for southern European exhibitors… Leer más »

Youth and quality are the bywords for DO La Mancha wines in Madrid

29 November, 2016


The Regulatory Board awards its Youth Prizes during the presentation of young wines at the Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid La Mancha Designation of Origin wines held a gala evening to award its Youth Prizes in the Spanish capital. The prizes distinguish the careers and profiles of talented young people in the world of… Leer más »

China is the last stop on the overseas promotional trip calendar

8 November, 2016


From 13 to 15 November, wines with the La Mancha Designation of Origin will be at Interwine in Guangzhou. The 17th Interwine fair is being held at the China Import & Export Fair Complex and is expected to attract some 40,000 visitors, comprising mainly Chinese buyers. Interwine is one of China’s biggest trade fairs and… Leer más »

World wine production in 2016

2 November, 2016


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 estimated figures for the current world wine situation were presented by Jean Marie Aurand,… Leer más »