La Bota de Manzanilla Pasada 80 – Bota Punta – in Angelita Madrid

Madre mia. Good grief. I love these wines. Pure noughtiness. What a cracking juice this is … A worthy successor to the illustrious 20 and other noughties that followed it, this is potent but vertical and elegant. Not as broad in the beam or packed with flavour as some manzanillas pasadas, but sharp, long, and … Continue reading La Bota de Manzanilla Pasada 80 – Bota Punta – in Angelita Madrid

Alba Sobretabla 2014 and Ancestral las Alegrías at Angelita

Another quick but incredibly interesting lunch at Angelita yesterday, the highlight of which was the chance to have another look at two of the wines of Alba Viticultores: the Sobretabla 2014 and the Ancestral Las Alegrias del Carrascal. (I should maybe point out that they are not on the winelist – David had opened them to … Continue reading Alba Sobretabla 2014 and Ancestral las Alegrías at Angelita

Corta y Raspa “La Charanga” 2016 in Angelita

In just over a week have had two absolutely cracking dinners in Angelita. Absolutely delighted to see the place full to the rafters on both occasions (standing room only downstairs the other night) because if anywhere deserves to be full this place does. Can’t speak highly enough of their approach to sharing wines – a … Continue reading Corta y Raspa “La Charanga” 2016 in Angelita