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Spanish Wine by Region Series: Wines of País Vasco

Spanish Wine by Region Series: Wines of País Vasco

País Vasco, or Basque Country, is a region in northern Spain known for its independent spirit, delicious pintxos, and fun-loving people. One thing that it’s not known well for is its wine, a tradition that has been a part of the region’s identity for centuries. As we move along with our Spanish Wine by Region…

Spanish Coffee Culture: When, Where, and What to Drink

Spanish Coffee Culture: When, Where, and What to Drink

There’s just something so comforting about starting your day off with a perfect cup of coffee. For many, it’s not just a way to wake up, but a morning ritual that brings comfort and calm. However, in Spanish coffee culture, a cup of joe isn’t limited to just the early hours. If you’re a true…

7 of Our Favorite Cafés with the Best Coffee in Barcelona

7 of Our Favorite Cafés with the Best Coffee in Barcelona

In recent years, the specialty coffee scene has been making itself known in Barcelona, one trendy café at a time. As we’ve mentioned before, Spanish coffee, in the classic torrefacto style, leaves something to be desired for those who didn’t grow up drinking this burnt, slightly sweet coffee. However, a number of coffee lovers and…

7 Varieties of Spanish Vermouth that are Love at First Sip

7 Varieties of Spanish Vermouth that are Love at First Sip

Vermouth is making a comeback in Spain, and for a good reason. This isn’t the bottle of liquor that you remember your parents had on hand to make cocktails occasionally. Spanish vermouth stands out on its own, bursting with complexity and flavor. In cities like Madrid, Barcelona, and others, vermouth bars showcase some of the…

All of the Best Spots to Drink in Seville

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Want to know where to drink in Seville? No matter what your style is, we’ve got you covered! Here are all of the best places where you can grab in drink in this beautiful city. Alfalfa Having a drink and some tapas in Alfalfa is a must! This area has some of the best tapas…

8 Popular Spanish Drinks that Everyone Needs to Try

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One of the wonderful things about Spain is that you can get a delicious drink any time of the day, no problem. Having a drink is something for enjoyment, so it can accompany lunch, dinner, or be an afternoon treat. Here are 8 popular Spanish drinks that the locals love, and you will, too. Cerveza…

Popular Drinks in Portugal that the Locals Swear By

Popular Drinks in Portugal that the Locals Swear By

No doubt that one of the greatest things about traveling to a new place is getting to sample the local food and drink. Cuisine is central to culture, so to get a real taste of a new place you have to indulge a bit. If you want to blend in like a local, here are…

Tips for Ordering the Perfect Cup of Coffee in Spain

Tips for Ordering the Perfect Cup of Coffee in Spain

If there’s one thing that Spaniards take seriously, it’s definitely their coffee! When you walk into a Spanish café you might be overwhelmed at first with all of the different variations listed on the menu. But never fear, with this handy guide you’ll be able to order a coffee in Spain just like a local!…

A Classic Sangria Recipe You Can Make in Your Own Kitchen

A Classic Sangria Recipe You Can Make in Your Own Kitchen

Without a doubt, sangria is Spain’s most popular drink, of which it gets recognition around the world. Sangria is a summertime staple to help beat the heat, but this drink is a sure crowd-pleaser any time of year. Try this fresh and delicious sangria recipe that is as classic as they come. This authentic recipe…

Have a Drink Like a Local in the Best Bars in Malaga

Best Bars in Malaga

Malaga is known for its bright, sunny days, laid-back lifestyle, and sizzling nightlife. Spaniards are known to dance the night away until the wee hours of the morning, and Malaga is no exception. During the day, there’s nothing better than enjoying a drink in good company on a sunny terrace. By night, the locals love…