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Dining in the Cloisters – October 2018
We recently attended a ‘pop up’ restaurant in the cloisters of the Inglesia del Convento ‘Covento de San Antonio’. The building is truly beautiful and provided an idyllic atmosphere to enjoy a menu that was inspired by the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo.
Ruta de la Tapa 2018 – Tapas Trail – April 2018
Over the Easter weekend, as well as the Easter festivities, 11 bars across Montefrio created a ‘tapas especial’ as part of a weekend tapas trail, known locally as Ruta de la Tapa.
Montefrio’s Famous Cheese – January 2018
The extremely tasty cheese that is made locally at the Montebello cheese factory – Queso Montefrieño – won two new international medals at the 2017 world cheese awards. The hotly contested awards were held at Tobacco Dock in London, UK where 3,000 cheeses from all parts of the globe were on show.