Category Archives: Wine Regions

Ah the Truffles I’ve Seen

While Americans are getting in the Halloween spirit and Mexicans are preparing for spirits of their own on the Day of the Dead, Alba Italy is also gearing up for a celebration of something dark and mysterious. Truffles. These unprepossessing … Continue reading

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Laguardia – Medieval Hilltop Town in Spain’s Rioja Vineyards

Rising above the vineyards of Rioja, south of the coastal city of Bilbao, Laguardia is a postcard-perfect medieval town. No cars can enter the gates in the massive walls that surround Laguardia – the ground beneath the hill is too … Continue reading

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