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Logroño Wineries: A Tale of Two Tours

A Field Guide to the Wines of Ibiza

There’s nothing like the cold winds of February to bring about some island daydreaming. While I am most familiar with Spain’s Palma de Mallorca, I’d love to explore…

Platea, “Espacio Gourmet” in Madrid

 One of Platea’s many bars With an endless carousel of pop-up markets, rutas de tapas, gin and tonic routes, and other food-based ventures, Madrid sometimes seems as if it’s…

Ode to Picotas (Picota Cherries)

June, sweet June. Forget spring, summer holds the promise of renewed spirit and limitless possibilities. The days are longer and the yield is sweeter. When the breeze dances with the…

Osmosis: Splurging in Barcelona

When the waiter offered up bread, dipping oil, and a trio of colorful salts–from Australia, the Basque Country, and England–I nearly swooned. As he had done with every item, our…

Can Recasens – Romantic Catalan Dining

  As soon as we arrived to the Pueblenou neighborhood, I immediately felt removed from the hustle and noise of central Barcelona. Long avenues with minimal traffic made it an ideal…