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Spain

If you want to discuss food in Spain, use this tag. To browse Location tags for some of the cities in those countries, click here.

Treat Yourself to Tapas at Home for a Virtual Spanish Vacation

With coronavirus making travel a tricky and even potentially dangerous prospect this year, we're embracing the summer staycation. All week (and all summer) long, we'll bring you transportive flavors...
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Help with recommendation for Andalusia, Asturia and Barcelona

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by silverlim 1 month ago

We are heading back to Spain in mid July. We are very sad and heartbroken to find out Ibai had closed, our no 1 restaurant in San Sebastian. We're glad that we made it back last year during pandemi...

First time in Andalusia/ back in Madrid

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by dostrovs 1 month ago

After a short brake in a food related traveling we are planning to visit Sevilla, Cadiz, Malaga, Granada, Cordoba and Madrid in September. Any advice is appreciated. My last trip report: http...

The best restaurants in Europe list

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by CHSeifert 1 month ago

So I just saw the new list of the best restaurants in Europe from OAD. I’m from Denmark and I knew we have some pretty decent restaurants here, but we’re only 6 million people total in Denmark, t...

Casa Bigote, San Lucar de Barrameda, - Updates?

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by felix the hound 1 year ago

Many years ago we had a memorable almuerzo at Casa Bigote in San Lucar de Barrameda. We were wondering if there have been any significant changes in its status and whether it would be open in March...

Asturias, Food Notes, in Brief

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by erica 3 years ago

I neglected to report on the trip to northern Spain that I took with my partner late last year. We had just under two weeks and, except for a one-night foray to the province of Leon in order to ...

Barcelona restaurants post-COVID?

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by joenaujokas 2 months ago

Barcelona is re-opening for foreign tourists starting June 7! My wife and I will be visiting for the first time to celebrate our 25th anniversary from 21 June thru 29 June. The question: Given t...

Where in Northen NJ can I find Vermut from Spain?

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by CanisDirus1 6 months ago

Not sure if it's the result of the pandemic but where before it was available I'm seeing not available. Thank you.

Dining report-La Castillería, Vejer de la Frontera

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by Maribel 10 months ago

Well, actually not in Vejer itself but “hidden” away in the tiny hamlet of (Pago de) Santa Lucía, 5 kilometers below this stunning whitewashed hill town. We dined on 3/11, 5 days after their off...

Trip Report -- San Sebastain, Granada, Alicante, Denia, Valencia, Barcelona Sept 2020

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by silverlim 10 months ago

We have a whirlwind gourmet trip in Spain in September and we're glad we did the trip despite Covid-19 threat. 1) Extebarri--3rd visit, we managed to score a seat 3 days before our visit and the...

Humid, mildewy smelling garlic?

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by joeelgringo 5 months ago

So I regularly buy a certain organic brand of garlic at my local Shoprite (NJ grocery store chain). Last month when I bought it I noticed that the garlic came from Spain instead of Mexico, where it...

Michelin Spain/Portugal 2021

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by Maribel 8 months ago

Today Michelin presented via a virtual ceremony held at the Casa de Correos in Madrid its list of stars for its Spain/Portugal 2021 guide There were no new 3 stars awarded to either country ...

Italy to lift travel restrictions: who is willing to travel this summer?

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by damiano 1 year ago

Italy is opening its borders for non-Italian tourists in two weeks time. Who is willing to travel to Italy, and if so, how are you planning to do this? For me, living in Northern Europe, Italy i...

Can Botin survive?

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by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

" . . . The eatery reopened its doors on July 1, is serving a fraction of the guests it used to serve before the coronavirus. González said that they used to serve 600 guests per day -- now it's a ...

Magefesa Nova Pressure Cooker

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by droolingdoggie 1 year ago

Hi all: I am considering buying the Nova super-fast pressure cooker made by Magefesa in Spain. I searched through this forum and found that all threads were created a long time ago about older mode...

Help with choosing a universal saucepan (2 - 3.5 quart) for daily home use on induction (cooking oatmeal / pasta / soup / other for 2 - 4 people)

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by VitalyVashurin 1 year ago

Good day, dear users of this wonderful site! First of all, I would like to say that this is a very high-quality, competent and super-useful information resource. I am very grateful to each ...

May 6 Live Webinar: Masters of Wine facing up to COVID-19

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

FREE live webinar. Registrations are required to secure your place. Four wine-producing Masters of Wine, from four countries, share the challenges they currently face during the pandemic. Fea...

BBQ or Local Specialties in Toronto?

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by estufarian 1 year ago

I find the pork better in Spain than France! Sadly no decent NC-style BBQ in Toronto.

San Sebastian Review

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by Belkisw 1 year ago

I had the chance to spend a few days in SS in early April, before travel started shutting down. Had some brilliant meals while there and am already looking to go back for a long weekend so welcome ...

Trip report Spain: Barcelona and Andalusia in February 2020

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by damiano 1 year ago

Hello all, so here is the report of our 10-day trip to Barcelona and Andalusia at the end of February 2020. Our itinerary was as follows. Wednesday 19 February - Barcelona Sunday 23 February - ...

Barcelona and Seville/Andalusia in February!

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by damiano 1 year ago

So, the corona scare has made us rethink our travel plans. Living in Northern Europe our go-to escape in winter time is South East Asia but this year we will be exploring Spain! We will start of...