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#pintxotime Stuffed and fried red pepper

The twins who run this bar sauté ground beef with a light béchamel, stuff it into a wood-fired piquillo pepper, dip it in a light tempura batter and deep fry this satisfying and delicious dish.

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#Pintxotime in Rioja

La Rioja is bordered by the Basque Country and Navarre to the north, Aragon to the east and Castilla to the southwest. It’s valleys and mountain ranges, channel seven rivers into valley including the famous Ebro River. Together, they create a plush and green area that generously nurtures agriculture.

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#Pintxotime Bilbao

The Guggenheim effect has changed much about the city of Bilbao. Contemporary architecture, public art and well maintained green spaces line the Nervion river where dilapidated warehouses stood just 20 years before. Art galleries, cool shops and cocktail bars have replaced corner stores and shipping offices but Bilbao adheres to tradition where pintxos are concerned.

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Aste burua (Weekend in Basque)

Txistulari Band, folk music concert, XV Tango Festival, Andrés Calamro, Andy Warhol...

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Weekend, the complementary part of the week!

Weekend, the complementary part of the week!

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Volià! The Weekend!

Basque National Orchestra, Human rights film festival, Art exhibition, Concert: The Flamin' Groovies + Roy Loney.

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