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TXAKOLI a wine that ignores borders Distribution assured. With three separate 'designations of origin' –Getaria, Bizkaia and Araba – "txakoli" is sought-after throughout the sophisticated and innovative

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he warm, humid air from the Bay of Bizkaia drives the cultivation of attractive varieties for production of "txakoli" around the ancient caseríos on the coasts of Gipuzkoa and Bizkaia or in the Aiara-Ayala valley in Araba/Álava. Twenty years ago it was included in the designated origin, a distinction that led to a positive growth and evolution of this wine.

With the breeze from the Cantabrian Sea The Getaria, Zarautz, Bakio (coastal) Amurrio, Orduña Goierri (inland) districts offer entertaining tours that combine local culture with gastronomy and wine tasting.

international wine markets. Its flavour is distinct from any other. With its appealing acidic character, many say that it complements fish well... try it for yourself.

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A txakoli with 3 stars Txakoli, the white wine par excellence of the Basque Country, is an outstanding aspect of the Azurmendi food and wine complex. Located in the beautiful enclave of Larrabetzu, it combines the best Basque cuisine with the oenology and culture of txakoli, all under the watchful eye of Eneko Atxa, a chef with 3 Michelin stars.

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Basque Country Tourist Brochure  

In the Basque Country, despite its small size, a huge variety of surprises await you. You can find out more about them in this brochure In a...

Basque Country Tourist Brochure  

In the Basque Country, despite its small size, a huge variety of surprises await you. You can find out more about them in this brochure In a...