Jeff and Donna go "Pintxos Bar" hopping with Jone, their Air BnB host and lifetime resident of the Basque Country in northern Spain.
Jeff accidentally hikes the Camino, then joins Donna and Jone (their Air BnB host) for Pintxos in old town San Sebastian.
This week the Savory Road leads to Malaga, a port city located on Spain’s southern coast. There I had a chance to take a Paella cooking class, and boy did I learn some great secrets to making this flavorful rice dish
Above - David of Laphroig Distillery stands by a peat oven while illustriating a traditional peat cutter they still use.
This week the Savory Road leads to Islay, a remote Scottish island that’s accessable only by ferry or airplane. Life is simple on this beautiful island. The only traffic jams are caused by crossing sheep. The locals are friendly and many speak Galic. My primary reason to visit? Their unusual tasting and suddenly popular whisky. Find out what makes it unique this Thursday morning at 6:45 and 8:45 during Morning Edition.. then again on Saturday morning at 5:35 and 7:35 during Weekend Edition - here on 91-9 KVCR.
Peter is the head tour guide at Teelings. He explains the history of Dublin distilling, the rise and fall of 20th Century Irish whiskey, fundamental differences between Scotch, Bourbon, and Irish whiskies, and current consumer trends.