La Mancha is the largest wine region in the world with around 450,000 hectares of vineyards within its area of production, of which only about 180,000 are able to produce wines with "designation of origin”, it is one of the most welcomed vineyards across Europe with D.O.
Located in the Central Plateau of the Iberian Peninsula, La Mancha encompasses 182 municipalities of Albacete, Ciudad Real, Cuenca and Toledo, which benefit from extreme continental climate with large temperature fluctuations and precipitation variables suitable for optimal grape growing.
La Mancha D.O. is one of the oldest in Spain, it dates from 1932.
Red grapes: Cencibel or Tempranillo, Garnacha, Moravia, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Petit Verdot, Monastrell, Bobal, Graciano, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Pinot Noir and Mencia.