Madrid / Atlético de Madrid – Barça (La Liga) + “Joselito” + “Sacha” + “Comando G”
The first trip of this season 2015/16 our members have decided to visit Vicente Calderón Stadium from Atlético de Madrid where our Barça got “La Liga” Championship last season.
Furthermore, The PGB members have travelled with the same plane of the Barça team, and they could take some pictures with the cracks such as Andrés Iniesta.
The gastronomic meeting at Madrid has been successful after visiting “Joselito” new shop at Velázquez street, considered the best ham of the world, and “Sacha” restaurant, fantastic “bistrot” where you can enjoy with product and market cooking.
At “Joselito” the PGB members enjoyed with fantastic iberic selection such as “lomo”, “coppa”, “chorizo”, “salchichón”, “panceta”, etc.
Besides excellent 3 different cuts of 3 years best iberic ham of “Joselito”, 2009,2010 and 2011.
The pairing has been with “fino”, typical andalusian wine, from “Equipo Navazos” and “Bodegas Tradición”, and also the red wine with garnacha grape “El Hombre Bala” from Sierra de Gredos.
This wine is made by Dani Landi and Fernando García, both highly welcomed to the “Sacha” lunch where they have explained his exceptional project born ten years ago at Sierra de Gredos at 1000 meters height and where they are producing unbelievable red wines very balanced, fresh and refined, the world review highly recommend his labour at the celler “Comando G” (Garnacha).
During the lunch the PGB members enjoyed with “La Bruja Avería”, “Rozas 1er Cru”, “La Mujer Cañón”, “Reina de los Deseos”, “Tumba del Rey Moro” y “El Tamboril”, the last one out of the market, another fantastic jewel of this incredible guys.
The lunch has been typical “Sacha”, Sacha Hormaechea is the owner and he knows how to make enjoying his visitors; bravo Sacha!, thank you Sacha!
Mussels with his delicious sauce, river crabs, raw sliced amanita caesarea, sardine with “ajoblanco”, “pargo” cooked on papillotte, roast beef and a fantastic dessert consisting of a yolk cake.
After the lunch, wonderful match of Barça at Vicente Calderón Stadium with a very important victory, 1-2, with goals of Neymar and Messi, and the 5th trip of the Penya Gastronòmica Barça and the 5th victory. Excellent!
Thank you to everybody for all kind of attentions and consideration, see you soon Madrid!
Visca Barça and Gastronomy!
(You can see 2 videos, first one arriving at the stadium with the Atlético de Madrid supporters and second one about the fantastic goal scored by Neymar since the PGBmembers seating)
(Podeu veure 2 videos, un arribant a l’estadi amb el fantàstic ambient dels seguidors matalassers i l’altre que correspon al golàs de falta de Neymar des de la posició dels penyistes).