The President of the Ruta del Vino, Mr. Juan Pedro Castaño and the representative of the Bars and Restaurants of the association, Juan Gimenez, accompanied by the councilman of Tourism, Antonio Puche, presented the activities to make the Day of the Enotourism and the presentation of the First Day of Wine and Spoon .
On Saturday 9 at 9.00 pm, the Ink Night is celebrated in Señorío de Barahonda . Dinner at the heart of the winery, paired with the first wines Monastrell 2013 from Bodegas Señorío de Barahonda and concert by The Liverpool Band, one of the best Beatles tributes in Spain. The entrance price is € 20 per person and is booked at the Yecla Tourist Office.
The next day on Sunday, the enotourist marathon will be held . The price per person is € 5 and is also reserved at the tourist office. All participants must carry during the tour, the credential given to them in said office. The wine tourism tour consists of:
9.00 at Finca El Espinal, tasting of the first Monastrell wines 2013 from Bodegas Castaño and a "sopa y atrás de gachasmigas". (Ctrl of the Ardal).
10.30 in Almazara Deortegas (Los Pinillos), presentation and tasting of the oils from this mill and the first Monastrell wines from Bodegas Evine.
12.00 at Bodegas La Purísima, we put an end to this marathon with tasting of its first wines and Libricos de Libricos Yecla.
It is important to mention that all these events take place in other hundreds of wine cities throughout Europe and it is a RECEVIN proposal to which the Yecla Wine Route joins. With these acts, it becomes clear at European level, the power of tourist call that has the wine. You can also buy the catavino and its bag "hands-free" at the tourist office for € 2 to make the tastings.
D. Juan Jimenez explained the I DAYS OF WINE AND SPOON . Through the Wine Route Association of Yecla, the hotel owners want to join the celebration of the European Day of Wine Tourism, recovering spoon dishes, preferably traditional Yecla, which blend well with the wines of our Denomination of Origin. And prepare each of the days, some very interesting menus, that cost little to the diner, depending on what is offered, that pleases yeclanos and visitors.
In relation to the spoon dish that corresponds to the day and the restaurant, a few starters will be offered before, and after the PLATO FUERTE a dessert. All accompanied by VINO DE YECLA, for the price of € 12 . They will last the Days from the 9 of November to the 1 of December . Each restaurant will vary the menu throughout the days, with which the variety of dishes will be enormous.
The Restaurants of the Wine Route will participate, those already integrated, and those in process of integration: La Paz Restaurant, El Olivo de Jaén, Sierra de Cazorla, Candilejas, Aurora-Avenida, El Viñedo, Pachamama, Cafetería Maru, Taberna del Garrudo, El Sitio, La Mamma, El Tapeo and us, LOS CHISPOS . It is preferable that the interested parties call and make their reservation, but, in any case, those who come to our establishments will be well received.
WE INVITE ALL PEOPLE, THOSE WHO LIVE IN YECLA AND THOSE WHO COME FROM OUT, TO PARTICIPATE IN THESE DAYS, WHERE WE WILL OFFER THE RECIPES OF OUR GRANDMAS TO THE PUBLIC, AND IF THE EXPERIENCE WORKS WELL, AS IS FORESEEABLE, THE WE WILL REPEAT EVERY YEAR.