Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
The Manchaca - Alvies, Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Glass of Pappy
Sasquatch Sighting
The Manchaca - Alvies, Sasquatch Sighting
The Manchaca - Alvies, Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
The Manchaca - Alvies, Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
Sasquatch Sighting
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
The Manchaca - Alvies, Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
The Manchaca - Alvies, Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Closing Down the Bar
Men’s Boots

The Manchaca

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Deerskin
4.9
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
4.9 Stars (31 Reviews)
Regular Price:
$399
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What Customers Say

The most comfortable boots I’ve ever owned, and I’ve owned quite a few. They are beautiful, comfortable and great customer service. I am a fan for life!

Humberto F, Washington

All About The Manchaca

The roper boot was originally invented for, well, roping. With its short heel and rounded toe, it was better than traditional western boots for rodeo cattle ropers who had to jump off their horses and run on the regular. 

Of course, Alvies sells cowboy boots that aren’t just for cowboys. So while the Manchaca roper could be used for roping if that’s your thing, it’s designed to work just as well for businessmen, hippies or — shudder to think — politicians. For dudes who want the look and comfort of a roper boot without the costs and complications of horse ownership, the headaches of lasso management, or the hassles of giant belt buckle maintenance. 

The Manchaca is handsome and comfortable enough to be your go-to boot, even if you limit your rodeoing to:

  • Roping in business deals in the boardroom
  • Lassoing the hearts of ladies everywhere
  • Doing that ridiculous “reeling in a fish” move on the dancefloor
  • Hauling in boatloads of swagger
  • Wrangling the respect of friends and the admiration of strangers

And hey, if you happen to see a cow in need of roping and the Manchaca gives you the confidence to give it a whirl, more power to you. Please send pics.

Product Details

  • Built to last: A ¾ Goodyear welt, full leather toe and leather heel counter give you years and years of wear
  • Made with sole: A comfort insole with cork footbed plus leather midsole and outsole make Alvies boots easy on your feet
  • Exotic leather: 100% deerskin vamp, counter and shaft, plus bovine lining for instant comfort
  • Well heeled: Stacked leather heel, hard EVA middle lining, non-slip rubber bottom
  • Well toed: A classic roper toe

Handmade in León, Mexico

Alvies boots and leather flip-flops are made by one of the oldest and most respected bootmakers in León, the bootmaking capital of the world. History fact: León has been a shoemaking hub since 1645. Many of the bootmaking OGs in our ethical factory have been crafting boots by hand for decades. They use traditional methods and are paid a fair wage for their skills.

ALVIES KICKS BACK: BEN SWEAT

Ben Sweat played on the inaugural squad for Austin FC, the city’s beloved MLS team. Before anchoring the backline for the Verde, Ben played footie for Inter Miami CF and NYCFC, and has two caps for the US Men’s National Team. Ben is a lifelong angler who owns a saltwater fishing outfitter. While he now plays in Kansas City, Ben’s laid-back attitude and love of the outdoors make him a forever Austinite.

Ben has chosen The Conservation Alliance to receive charitable donations of The Manchaca as part of Alvies Kicks Back. They help protect North America’s wild places through advocacy and the funding of grassroots environmental organizations that protect threatened wild habitats and outdoor recreation.

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Reviews

4.9
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
Based on 31 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 29 Total 4 star reviews: 1 Total 3 star reviews: 0 Total 2 star reviews: 1 Total 1 star reviews: 0
31 reviews
  • A
    AustinfromAustin
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    2 years ago
    Love em!

    Ropers are more my style, and as soon as I discovered that Alvies were now offering them, I had to check em out. Right away I knew I wanted to get a pair of the Glass of Pappy. I give the whole opening experience a huge thumbs up. Every part of it was great... and that smell...wow. It just hits you. I used their online sizing tool to see what size I should get and it worked perfectly. It told me that the fit would be the same as my Red Wing Pecos ropers, which I love and already know how excellent those fit. Low and behold the Alvies fit the same. Just the right amount of tightness you'd expect form a new boot, but I could tell immediately, oh man, these are gonna be so nice once they're broke in. They are a truly beautiful boot.

    How old are you? 35 to 44
    What is your gender? Male
    How would you rate the comfort of this product?Rated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    FitRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • Z
    Zmallal
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    2 years ago
    A complete package!

    The most comfortable boots I’ve ever owned, and I’ve owned quite a few. They are beautiful, comfortable and great customer service. I am a fan for life!

    How old are you? 55 to 64
    What is your gender? Male
    How would you rate the comfort of this product?Rated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    FitRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • L
    Lovemyboots
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    2 years ago
    Most comfortable boots ever!

    These were given as a gift and I love them! Can’t wait to buy another pair!

    How old are you? 65 or over
    What is your gender? Male
    How would you rate the comfort of this product?Rated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    FitRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • J
    JWB7
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 year ago
    Excellent fit.

    I’m not one to buy clothing without trying it on first but I took a chance with these boots. Excellent fit and also, with all the shipping delays we’ve experienced lately, my delivery occurred within a few days of ordering.

    How old are you? 55 to 64
    What is your gender? Male
    How would you rate the comfort of this product?Rated 4.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    FitRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
  • JC
    James C.
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    1 year ago
    Great experience!

    I was at the Texas Restaurant Association LoneStar Bash, and decided to buy some boots. I enjoy supporting local Texas businesses! The boots are fantastic, I got appropriate socks to wear with them and now they are perfect. The only problem is they are so nice that I want to preserve them by not wearing them but that defeats the purpose of owning them haha. The experience was great, I was honestly pleasantly surprised when Alvie introduced himself, the man whose name is the brand was the one helping me choose the right boot. All of the team members were nice and helpful, keep up the good work!

    How old are you? 35 to 44
    What is your gender? Male
    How would you rate the comfort of this product?Rated 5.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
    FitRated 3.0 on a scale of 1 to 5
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