Vinoteca Barbechera

So the other day it was sunny, and warm, and basically another perfect day to sit outside in the sun and do nothing at all, except drink wine that is! With plans to meet up with friends at a later time, my wife and I decided to head over to Plaza Santa Ana (map), for […]

Food and Wine Tours of Madrid

Tour Update and Notice As Alun has mentioned early in my introduction, we hope in the near future to offer guided tours of some of Madrid’s culinary treasures. Highlighting both well-known monuments to food and more importantly, those little known treasures – we hope to offer a unique perspective on the food scene in Madrid. […]

Tapas Review: Cien Vinos (100 Wines)

Taberna Cien VinosC/ Nuncio 17, MadridMetro: La LatinaMap Tapas- What are they and how do you get them? A topic I hope to cover in depth in future articles for Mad about Madrid. For the most part, a tourist in Madrid is faced with a crap shoot as far as what tapas to expect when […]

Trocha Pub – “Place of the Caipirinha”

Twelve years ago, I had my first Caipirinha. I was hanging out with some friends at the beach in a small town on the coast of southern Brasil. It wasn’t a great experience, I can tell you! Today I sit at a bar in Madrid called Trocha Pub. A small cozy space with lots of […]