The jury, presided over by sommelier Javier Gila, one of the best professionals in Spain, has unanimously chosen the restaurant El Rincón de Juan Carlos, winner of the 14th edition of the Regional Wine Contest The award ceremony will take place next Thursday May 18 at the Headquarters of the convening Regulatory Councils, located in the municipality of La Guancha.
Juan Carlos Padrón León (22.09.1976) was born in Icod de los Vinos. In 2001 he traveled to France to train in a restaurant with two Michelin stars. After completing his training in the best kitchens of the Canary Islands and the Peninsula, in 1999, he decides to start his own business with a signature and a very personal style.
In 2016 they received a star in the prestigious Michelin Guide plus two Suns from the Repsol Guide and the “Chef del Futuro” award complete a successful road that has been completed in 2017 with the Best Canarian Wine Charter Award.