I really love Catavino – it’s such an informative and innovative source of information on Spanish & Portuguese wines. The food of the region is key, but it’s just as vital to know about the great wines available too. This is the place to find out!
Jose Pizzaro http://www.josepizarro.com

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Delicious and mouthwatering foods from across Iberia covering restaurant reviews, recipes, food and wine pairing, and the history of Spanish and Portuguese gastronomy.

Holiday Dessert Wines

With the holidays here, and time seemingly short, I thought I would rely on some old tasting notes. It’s pretty crazy around here, but I wanted to share with you one of my favorite holiday treats. It’s a classic, and not really a surprise, but this year I’ll give it […]

Shameless Self-Promotion

Hey it’s my blog and I guess self-promotion is the name of the game. For those of you who hope to visit Madrid and who love food and wine, I have the thing for you. [Saborestours.com->http://www.saborestours.com] Starting this month, my roommate and I have launched walking tours of Madrid focusing […]

Spanish Wine Harvest Estimates

The other day I found this article: ["Estimations of Vintage"->http://www.enologo.com/estudios/vendimia/v2005.html], in Spanish, at the site of the [Federación Española de Asociaciones de Enólogos->http://www.enologo.com]. Unfortunately it was all in Spanish, so after some struggle and with a little help from a friend, I am proud to offer part one of three […]

Food Too!!

I started this blog to focus on Spanish and Portuguese wine. Unfortunately, that doesn’t satisfy the part of me that loves food. While there will be articles centered around food from time to time, for the most part, I will focus on wine here. So to let you know where […]