The Tourism Office of Castilla-La Mancha in the center of Madrid hosted, during this past Thursday, November 30, the presentation of the Almansa Wine Route. This event, which had a great reception and expectation on the part of the attendees, is the first to be held with our wine route as an integral part of the Wine Routes of Spain, as number 37.
The president of the route, Adolfo Cano, and the manager, Rosana Trujillo, presented to the attendees all the key aspects of the Almansa Wine Route: and companies, cultural, wine and natural heritage of the area and all the wine tourism packages that are already available at www.rutavinoalmansa.com The Almansa Wine Route the total implication of the municipalities of Almansa, Alpera, Higueruela y Hoya GonzaloThe event, together with more than 30 companies that are part of it: wineries, travel agencies, hotels, restaurants and stores.
The promotional spot for the Almansa Wine Routewhich reflects the essence of this project with which it wants to turn the route into a provincial and regional wine tourism reference that welcomes visitors from all corners of our country, and always with the wines of the region. DO Almansa as protagonists.
Rosana Trujillo explained at the presentation that “this is a good opportunity for wine tourism for many people who travel from Madrid to the Levante region. Our geographical location brings us unique characteristics to produce wines with its queen variety, the Garnacha Tintorera. These wines are the essence around which our Almansa Wine Routewill revolve”. During yesterday’s event held in Gran Vía, the president of Acevin, Rosa Melchor, was also present. Almansa Wine Route as a member of this select club of wine routes in Spain.
After the presentation, we proceeded to the tasting of the wine of our Denomination of Origin Almansa, indispensable component in this Almansa Wine Route. This event held at the The Tourism Office of Castilla-La Mancha also received the visit of important authorities of localities adhered to the route, such as the mayoress of Almansa, Pilar Callado, the councilman of culture and Historical Recreation of Almansa, Borja López and also the mayoress of Alpera, Isabel Belén Iniesta. Belén Montoya, head of service of the General Directorate of Tourism and Crafts in Albacete.