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Spain is now the number one wine producing country in the world, and the excellent quality wines from Ribera del Duero and La Rioja are huge contributors to its growing reputation. Join our exploration of these enticing appellations with Trusted Expert Peggy Perry, one of the most knowledgeable and entertaining wine educators in the world! The group will meet in Madrid on Sunday, August 30th and travel together to the heart of Ribera del Duero. Spending three nights at Fuente Aceña, we will explore the incredible wine and food of the famed Golden Mile, and visit the imposing Castillo de Peñafiel, which has held a commanding presence along the Duero River for over 1,000 years. Your palate will be pleased at our chef-led tapas cooking class, as well as during an excusive Michelin Star dinner at Abadia Retuerta Le Domaine, once again selected as Spain’s number one hotel by Conde Nast Traveler. Logroño, in the heart of La Rioja, is our next destination. Immerse yourself in Spanish life with leisurely long lunches, late dinners, and pintxos trolling into the wee hours. Hotel Calle Mayor is centrally located in the old town, right beside Calle Laurel, where the locals spend evenings mingling. Walk in the footsteps of pilgrims along 46 | Willow Park Wines & Spirits

the Camino de Santiago, just steps from the hotel. The wines of Marquis de Riscal have a suitable home at the stunning Frank Gehry designed winery, where we will enjoy another incomparable Michelin dining experience. Additional stops at LAN, Montecillo and more will conclude a perfect week in this incredible land. The tour will conclude in Logroño on Saturday, September 5th. You may wish to continue your exploring in nearby Pamplona, San Sebastian or Barcelona, all easily accessible by air, train, or car. Your tour includes 6 nights accommodations, tour transportation, all tours, tasting, meals, and opportunities to meet with winemakers. DETAILS: $4900 pp sharing + GST, $500 single supplement $500 booking deposit, full payment by March 1, 2020. Save equivalent to GST by paying in full at time of booking CONTACT: Linda Evasiuk 281-509-5565

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