Basque and Spanish Wine 5:30 pm Weds, Aug 11

The wine world is abuzz right now with the wines of Spain and Basque Country. Today, New York Times wine writer Eric Asimov published a great article on the Basque Country wine Txakolina (Txakoli) in his weekly column and he also posted on his blog about these wonderful wines, which until recently were almost impossible to find in the U.S.

You can taste Ameztoi 2009 Txakolina Rubentis Rose, a Txakolina (Txakoli) imported by André today at our Spanish and Basque Wine Tasting Party, featuring the wines of De Maison Imports, André’s company. (As Eric points out in his article today, Txakoli and Txakolina are used interchangeably.)

BASQUE AND SPANISH WINE TASTING
Weds., August 11, 5:30 p.m.
$15 per person (including tax and gratuity)

taste 6 wines from Basque Country and Spain with pairings created by Chef Esteban

Stay tuned for details for our annual TXAK BLOK event, Saturday,
August 21, where André Tamers will be pouring 6 bottlings of Txakolina!

3 Responses to “Basque and Spanish Wine 5:30 pm Weds, Aug 11”

  1. chileylimon Says:

    hey Jeff, for sure let me know as soon as you can, I’dlike to blog about the event before and after! can’t wait!
    Claudia A.

    • jcourington Says:

      Hey Claudia! The Txak Bloc will be held next Saturday from 1:00 till 3:00 in the store. We will feature 3 Basque Ciders, Txakolina from 6 different producers, Passing of the Porron’s and Esteban ‘s
      amazing variety of Pintxos. Claudia you should really take the opportunity to try Esteban’s food. Freaking amazing stuff! Andre Tamers will be at the event as well.

      Ciao,
      Jeff

  2. Hi, Just wondering if Andre or anyone associated with this knows if there’s a way to get Patxerran here in Austin.

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