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Lockdown in Vejer de la Frontera because of Coronavirus
Cadiz, Spain Coronavirus lockdown

How has Vejer de la Frontera and Cadiz suffered the Coronavirus? As we know Coronavirus is a pandemic that has hit the whole world. During middle of March the main focus has been on Spain and Italy and since the end of March and April, on the USA as well. I will keep updating the […]

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Explore la Tierra culinary tours in Vejer de la Frontera and Cadiz
Vejer de la Frontera Views Sherry, Bluefin tuna tours and walking tour Cadiz Explore la Tierra

Food tours in Vejer de la Frontera and Cadiz Hello, If you are looking at this post is because you are interested in experiencing a full day tour for sightseeing Cadiz province or Vejer de la Frontera. My name is John Carlos Milburn Rodríguez and I live in Vejer de la Frontera, Cadiz. I funded […]

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Best culinary food festivals in Cadiz province
Tapa Retinto Zahara de los atunes Explore la Tierra

Which food festivals you should not miss in Cadiz province in 2020? There are lots of culinary festivals in Cadiz province. In this blog we will help you choose the best food festivals in Cadiz province for each food category. Cadiz is famous for its Sherry, its international prized cheese and Bluefin tuna. However, we […]

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Visit 5 Sherry wine Bodega Tours in the Spanish Sherry Triangle
Sherry bodega private tour Cadiz feature

Which are the best Sherry wine bodega tours to visit? It is hard to choose the best Sherry wine bodega tour from all the bodegas (cellars), as there are so many. However as locals living in Cadiz province and as a wine certified (WSET Level 2) we will give our own opinion from among the […]

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Tabancos in Jerez de la Frontera
Tabanco San Pablo Amontillado Sherry chicharron Jerez de la Frontera Cadiz

Tabancos tour in Jerez de la Frontera Tabancos are the traditional bars in Jerez de la Frontera, believed to have started in the 17th century. Before Sherry wine was bottled, it was sold by casks and cellars used to sell it to these tabancos in Jerez de la Frontera. Tabancos were “Sherry offices” where they […]

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What are the differences between the two most famous fortified wines, Sherry wine and Port wine?
Wine tasting comparing Sherry and Port

Sherry or Port wine? To understand the differences between Spanish Sherry wine and Portuguese Port wine firstly, we’re going to discuss a little bit about the origin of Port and then we can start comparing the process, ageing, grapes and other factors that make Sherry and Port different. Firstly, let me introduce a little of […]

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Pairing Sherry wine with food category!
Fino tapa boquerones en vinagre pueblo blanco white village jerez sherry Vejer de la frontera Cadiz Explore la Tierra

How to pair Sherry wine with food? Pairing sherry wine with food is easier than people believe. The first thing you have to learn is a saying used in Spain, “If it swims use Fino/Manzanilla, if it flies Amontillado, and if it runs Oloroso.” By knowing this we can make a big assumption to help […]

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Types sherry wine, from very dry to very sweet!!
Solera fino amontillado oloroso fundador bodega jerez Sherry Jerez de la frontera Cadiz Explore la Tierra-min

How are the different types of sherry wine made I will start by explaining the production of the most common Spanish sherry wine, dry sherry produced with the Palomino grape base wine. To make it simple, the differences between the types of sherry wine is in the ageing, “biological” or “oxidative”, and the grape juice. […]

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