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Spanish Wines

10 off-the-beaten-path things to do in Barcelona

Do you need an off-the-beaten-path list for Barcelona? After seeing the Gothic Quarter, surviving La Rambla, touring the museums, and ooohing over the Sagrada Familia and Park Guell, you might want to spend...

Forget the sangria: drink vermouth when in Barcelona

The six weeks we spent in Spain before moving to Barcelona helped prepare me a little for the wines of Spain, but I must admit, I definitely wasn’t prepared for what...

Cava basics

I need few reasons for drinking delicious, bubbly beverages, but since moving to Barcelona, my love of sparkling wine (in this case, Spanish cava) has gotten a bit out of...

Fun and obscure: Spain’s mencia grape, Bierzo region, and Descendientes de J. Palacios “Petalos” wine

Spanish wines continue to amaze me. After six beautiful weeks traveling the country, I still was not ready to leave the land of cava, sherry, garnacha, and crianza. Thankfully, the...

Discovering Spanish Jumilla wine

Upon returning to San Diego after so much time in Argentina and Italy, I had one “wine goal” in mind: familiarize myself with wines from other countries, such as Spain....