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Best Catalan wines of 2020

by  |  14-12-2020 ~ 2 Comments

Versió catalana Despite the lunacy of this never-ending 2020 from hell and the cancellation of a slate of events I was to attend, I did manage to taste a lot of wines from various regions... more » Versió catalana Despite the lunacy of this never-ending 2020 from hell and... more »

El millors vins catalans del 2020

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English version Malgrat la bogeria d'aquest any infernal interminable i la inevitable cancel·lació d'una sèrie d'esdeveniments als que tenia previst a assistir, tot i així he aconseguit tastar una gran quantita de vins de diferents... more » English version Malgrat la bogeria d'aquest any infernal interminable i la inevitable... more »

La cuesta de enero

by  |  02-01-2015

From my latest column on Barcelona Metropolitan, I offer up a selection of wines with a great quality-cost ratio. There are many here in Catalonia and as space was limited in print, I’ve included the... more » From my latest column on Barcelona Metropolitan, I offer up a selection... more »

The Fòrum Gastronòmic Girona

by  |  06-03-2013

In the land of awesome, all-encompassing events in Spain, the Fòrum Gastronòmic (or Fórum Gastronómico if you’re in to that whole Castilian thing) ranks up towards the top. There are tons of smaller, local events... more » In the land of awesome, all-encompassing events in Spain, the Fòrum Gastronòmic... more »

Wines from the wind

by  |  13-08-2012

It’s not terribly easy to explain the Tramuntana, this northern wind that blows heavily across the Empordà counties in Catalonia, the northeast corner of Spain. Sure, it’s a wind, but it’s not just any wind.... more » It’s not terribly easy to explain the Tramuntana, this northern wind that... more »

The Alt Empordà fires and vineyards

by  |  25-07-2012

It’s been a rather terrifying couple of days in Northeastern Catalonia. On Sunday afternoon fires broke out at the top of Alt Empordà which moved at great speed due to strong Tramuntana winds. Alt Empordà... more » It’s been a rather terrifying couple of days in Northeastern Catalonia. On... more »