The highlight of the week was a trip to the AranleÃ³n bodega. But before that, I present some of my usual “slice of life” pictures from around here.
Playa San Juan after the rain:
Playa Albufereta and my wife’s legs:
Playa Muchavista on a day where visibility was extremely good. Benidorm is sunlit and very visible in the background:
El Campello harbour, small boat towing big boat:
El Campello harbour, waterside conversation:
Feral cats in our neighbourhood:
The next three pictures are from my evening dog walks.
Watching Sporting Gijon-Real Madrid at El Sitio:
The remaining images are from Bodega AranleÃ³n in the D.O. Utiel Requena, to the west of Valencia.
The buildings of the bodega:
The vineyard behind the main house:
The neighbouring agricultural cooperative:
These grapes have been left as decoration, it is far too late to pick them:
Inside the bodega:
Our hostess during the tasting, explaining the characteristics of the wine:
My table companion Egle concentrates on the wine:
Two boys playing around, creating their own wine blends: