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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,...
By La Mancha Wines DO La Mancha  has a wide variety of native and non-Spanish grapes. Today, we would like to talk about Monastrell and Viogner. Monastrell Sweet red wine with a productive upright posture, a characteristic of the Spanish “Levante”. Their grapes...
By La Mancha Wines The results of the D.O. La Mancha Awards 2012 were announced this week at Alcázar deSan Juan(Ciudad Real,Spain). This edition was highly competitive due to the number of wines participating, more than 800, and their outstanding...
By La Mancha Wines Sight The first thing to consider is that you should not overfill the cup, which will facilitate the tasting. Observe the wine with good light and holding the cup at the base, away from yourself to verify...
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: Merlot and Torrontés Merlot Merlot is a variety from France, Bordeaux region, with presence in all...
By La Mancha Wines More awards for La Mancha wines, this time in the Decanter World Wine Awards 2012. The results were announced last week at The London International Wine Fair. In its 9th edition, 14,119 wines 47 countries have...
By La Mancha Wines La Mancha kicked off its 2012 U.S. Road Show in early May with successful events for the trade and media in Seattle, San Franciscoand Houston, followed by a tasting for consumers in Dallas. Representatives from the...
By La Mancha Wines Today we have two native grapes from Spain: Mencía and Airén. Both can be found in DO La Mancha , specially Airen grape, the most widely planted grape on the planet.   Mencía Variety that resembles to the Cabernet Franc...
By La Mancha Wines Fifteen wines from D.O. La Mancha has been awarded in the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2012, also known as the “wine world-championship”. The 19th edition of the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles took place this year from 4...
By Rosie Carbo Michael Green is not a live, stand-up comedian. But as the star of “Wines worth Discovering,” a  Denomination of Origin (D.O.) La Mancha spring road show, his colorful anecdotes is key to learning about the wines from...