The Cadiz Tourism Board has organized a number of fine food events and sherry pairings in the UK, which will be held in the Hispania Restaurant in London. http://www.hispanialondon.com.   Timed to coincide with International Sherry Week and London Wine Week, and taking advantage of Jerez’s current status as European City of Wine, the regional tourism board considered it fitting to bring together the fine food events with sherry pairing.   Chef Mauro Barreiro will be at the Hispania Restaurant Between the 2nd and 6th June, offering tapas based on almadraba tuna (net-caught Atlantic Bluefin tuna) alongside sherry from Jerez,…

22 countries and over 2,000 events as part of the global celebration of sherry   On Monday 2nd June, International Sherry Week got underway, a week-long global festival that encompasses over 2,000 events in 22 different countries.  The event’s resounding success has surpassed all expectations proving that sherry is in fashion more than ever before.   From 2nd to 8th June, sherry fever will grip 22 different countries thanks to the initiative of wineries, wine shops, bars, sherry bars, restaurants, universities, hotels, wine professionals and sherry fans all over the world, who have organized a range of activities with sherry…

Bodegas Barbadillo has once again held its emblematic annual ceremony to recognise and honour those people it considers to have shown great dedication to Manzanilla sherry. The solemn presentation ceremony of the Chapter of the Solear Order took place on 29th May and included the incorporation of the new members of the Order. The session was directed by Rosario Pérez Barbadillo, Master of the Solear Order and presided over by the current president of the Order, Felipe Benítez Reyes, who has held the this prestigious role during the last year thanks to his continued effort in communicating the virtues of Solear Manzanilla.   Following tradition,…

Bodegas Barbadillo will be present at the next edition of Vinoble, which will take place at the International Exhibition of Noble Wines in Jerez de la Frontera between the 25th and 27th May 2014. This popular exhibition has become a benchmark event at both a national and international level It takes place in an historical enclosure of great beauty, the Álcazar de Jerez, which was once a Moorish fortress and dates back to the 11th century.  The fortress is also home to the Villavicencio Palace, a renovated Renaissance building which stands in harmony alongside an old mosque surrounded by magnificent…