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Veggie Meat Coming to Spain

Engineered "meat" will be coming to Spain!  I'm a fan of these products and buy Beyond Meat in California. "Dutch company Unilever are bringing their veggie ‘meat’ to supermarkets across Spain. Their range of products includes vegan ‘chicken’ pieces, vegan nuggets,...

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Mushroom Hunting in November!

" Once the autumn rains begin to fall there is a well-established tradition in many parts of Spain, especially Catalunya, of heading for the hills and hunting for mushrooms. And yes, it’s hunting! The locals don’t call it picking, gathering or foraging for mushrooms,...

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Ceramics! Made in Costa Brava Spain

This article in National Geographic looks at the history and story of the famous ceramics of La Bisbal. "It’s a warm morning in La Bisbal d’Empordà, a small town in the Costa Brava region of northeastern Spain, located about 80 miles up the Mediterranean coast from...

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Veggie Meat Coming to Spain

I am a big fan of "beyond burger", a product available in the U.S. that makes veggie based burger and sausage.  Apparently a Dutch Company will start distributing veggie based meat in Spain.  Yay!  Makes avoiding meat and all of the downsides from environmental to...

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Girona Festival San Narcis

Girona  Girona, with the Sant Narcis Festival that takes place in the city at the end of the month. The actual day of St Narcis is 29 October, the main day of the festivities, but events begin on 23 October and run till 1 November. There are traditional fairs,...

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Festival for Gastronomy in Palamos Oct 1 to 31

Palamós from our friends at CallCarlos Palamós Gastronòmic: 01 - 31 Oct  The “month of gastronomy and culture” gets underway in just a few days. 20 local restaurants will be participating in the “Tapas Route” with each one preparing their own signature tapa dish. You...

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