The Txakoli (or Chacolí ) Wines of Getaria and Zarautz
The most visited places in the Basque region of Spain (at least by English speakers) are cities like San Sebastian, Bilbao and Pamplona (renowned for its running of the bulls/San Fermin festival which Hemingway made so famous in English speaking countries). The most famous wines from Basque country are those from the Rioja region.
But beyond these crowded and glittering cities and popular world renowned wine regions, there are so many more treasures to be uncovered.
In December, I took a trip to the coastal area of Basque Country that’s known for producing Txakoli (or Chacolí- it’s spelled both ways) wines.… Read more