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By Nannette Eaton When I announced I was traveling to Spain, Billy the Kid looked up; this interesting development stole him away from his deep concentration from studying for his Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) examination. “Where?” he asked. “La Mancha,” I...
Desde luego, el camino se hace andando, y esta es la primera de una serie de videocatas con vinos de la Denominación de Origen "La Mancha". Adan Israel, premio joven Sumiller La Mancha 2011 cata un tinto joven de...
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...
El Chipirón es un alimento muy solicitado, tanto en salsa como rustido en la plancha tiene la aceptación de la mayoría, gusta mucho y es que además de sencillo, da juego a los cocineros mas creativos. Este chipirón ha...
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 Lana Bortolot Hooray for the holidays! They’re not only a time of good cheer, but also a perfect reason to say “cheers” with wines that complement the season’s rich table. One of the season’s best-loved traditions is the Christmas Eve...
It’s an early morning September day in La Solana, Ciudad Real, Spain, and grape growers are hauling their harvests to their respective cooperatives. The morning light showers the white grapes with beautiful light and the smells of fresh fruit...
By Fred Minnick The term organic was once rarely used. In the 1970s, food labels certainly did not consistently carry the term. But, consumers started consistently not buying food produced from agriculture practices that included herbicide and pesticide use. That small...
By Greg McGehee, Sommelier Greg McGehee is the general manager and wine director for Lemaire in the historic Jefferson Hotel in Richmond, Va. He served DO La Mancha wine at his wedding.   April 11, 2011, was a warm morning in Albecete...
Una de las novedades que más nos han gustado de la XXV Edición del Salón de Gourmets que se clausuró ayer en Madrid son las Anchodinas, una semiconserva de pescado que se podría definir como mitad...
By La Mancha Wines               Offering wine on the table is a sign of good taste, and it is always the best place to enjoy it and talk about it. Here are some appropriate dishes to match the different types of wines...