Txanton in Makati: Introducing a Fine Selection of Spanish Ham and Wine
Hearty meats and luscious wine have always been the perfect pairing for any occasion. If you’re looking for an authentic place to savor these culinary delights, visit Txanton in Makati!
Txanton is a charming jamonería that carries the finest selection of Spanish hams and offers a wide variety of wines to choose from. Established in 2015, Txanton is a pioneer of introducing quality jamón to Philippine gastronomy.
Pluma Iberica / IMAGE from Txanton
The jamonería carries one of the best brands in Spain, Enrique Tomas, which offers three kinds of jamón: the Gran Reserva (white pig), the Ibérico Cebo (Iberian pig), and the top-of-the-line Ibérico de Bellota (pure-bred Iberian pig). Txanton carries the best jamón Ibérico from the four regions in Spain allowed to produce jamón Ibérico de Bellota: Guijelo, Huelva, Valle de los Pedroches, and Extremadura.
With its excellent wine and food pairings, Txanton has been a favorite among many expats. In fact, 20% of its customers are from the Japanese community in Manila.
The Guijelo, the Huelva, the Valle de los Pedroches, and the Extremadura.
However, Txanton is not just an ordinary jamonería. Being owned by wine distributor AWC Philippines, Txanton has access to the widest variety of wines. They offer some of the finest and rarest wines in the world, all of which can be paired with any of their hams.
Txanton now has four (4) spaces for you to enjoy the best jamón and wine in the country. There’s La Tienda or The Shop, where Txanton sells its quality Spanish Ham and wine selection.
La Tienda / IMAGE from Philippine Primer
For those who want to know more about jamón and wine, head to La Sala de Cata (The Tasting Room). It’s a space designed for sharing and tasting wine, jamón, olive oil, and caviar that can be used for intimate corporate meetings and small social gatherings.
La Sala de Cata / IMAGE from Txanton
Tierras de Casa Blanca Picual Olive Oil / IMAGE from Philippine Primer
If you’re in the mood for a unique dining experience, the La Gran Añada (The Great Vintage) is the perfect place for you. This wine cellar has over 1,500 special wines accompanied by jamón tasting and food pairings prepared in their full-service kitchen.
La Gran Añada / IMAGE from Txanton
The newest addition to their dining set-up is the Cave, a place perfect for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life by dining on fine food and great wine. It is a room that can comfortably sit up to eight (8) guests, perfect for close friends and colleagues to have a great time after work.
Cave / IMAGE from Txanton
The jamoneria also has private rooms good for 10 and 12 people, perfect for groups of friends or colleagues who desire a premium wine and jamon tasting experience!
You can find Txanton on the second floor of Smith Bell Bldg., 2294 Chino Roces Ave. Ext., Makati City. They’re open daily, from 11:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Featured image from Txanton