Prado Museum best paintings in English

1) The Dead Christ Held by an Angel Educated in Aragonese-held Sicily, Antonello traveled to Flanders where he learnt to paint with oils and acquired a taste for meticulous detail. On  his return he moved to Italy and his legacy was to prove decisive for the Venetian school. He died in 1479, that is, the …

Read More

Spanish Wine Tasting, Notes and Ratings

After 17 years running Madrid tapas tours I have managed to taste thousands of wines and write about the best here and in my instagram account. Wine region-Winery-Wine Montilla-Morilles-Alvear- Pedro Ximenez Solera 1910 and Pedro Ximenez Solera 1830  These two are very serious wines. Their complexity and density are beyond words. They belong to that league of …

Read More

This site uses cookies More info

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.