Tag Archives: Guggenheim Bilbao

A Taste of Northern Spain – Part 3: Basque Bravos – Bilbao to Axpe

When it comes to food – culture, production and crafting – is there a better place on Earth than the Basque Country of northern Spain? Blessed with a bounty from both land and sea and the know-how to use it […]

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My Top 25 Restaurant Meals of 2011

I will say right at the top that I have never had a more incredible and deep year of dining than I had in 2011. With visits to a number of Europe’s very best temples of Gastronomy, including many of […]

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Josean Martinez Alija – Artistry at the Guggenheim, Bilbao

I had heard good things about the cooking of Josean Martinez Alija at the Guggenheim Museum restaurant in Bilbao, Spain for some time, but it wasn’t until this past January when I saw his presentation at Identita Golose in Milan […]

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