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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...

Where in Northen NJ can I find Vermut from Spain?

by CanisDirus1 4 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.

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

by silverlim 8 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...

Dining report-La Castillería, Vejer de la Frontera

by Maribel 7 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...

Humid, mildewy smelling garlic?

by joeelgringo 3 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

by Maribel 5 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?

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?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 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

by droolingdoggie 11 months 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)

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

Melanie Wong
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?

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

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

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!

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...

Barcelona update

by Belkisw 1 year ago

Having had some time back in Barcelona, I am updating the following list of my top places in town https://www.chowhound.com/post/barcelona-4th-foodie-trip-report-1086122 by adding some new ones: ...

Casa Bigote, San Lucar de Barrameda, - Updates?

felix the hound
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...

3 weeks in Malaga. Where to eat?

felix the hound
by felix the hound 1 year ago

We are planning a three week stay in Malaga, Spain in March and would appreciate any recommendations for places to eat and related day trips. We have been to Andalucia before but not in Malaga, and...

Winter Holidays 2020 trip planning: Where to go for hearty delicious food?

by smiles33 1 year ago

We just returned from a 2 week trip to France (Paris and Aix-en-Provence) and I'm already thinking about where to spend next winter break 2020. I know this is not an ideal time to travel because of...

San Sebastián updates?

by Belkisw 1 year ago

Just got a booking at Extebarri in early March (haven’t been since 2009). On that trip I had also been to Akelarre, Mugaritz, Azurmendi and Arzak, as well as some fabulous pintxos places in SS. Thi...

Girona and Barcelona

by Antoniad 1 year ago

We are planning a trip to Girona and Barcelona later this year. Will stay in Girona and do day trips to Barcelona. I've looked at posts for both cities, but most are years old. Any updates on wh...