Category Archives: San Sebastian

Elkano, Getaria ES

Elkano Txomin Etxaniz 2014 House Bread and Oil Poached Octopus, Grapefruit Barnacles Steamed Barnacles Grilled Kokotxas – tongue and pendulum of Hake, grilled Grandma’s Fish Soup – 100 year recipe Grilled Turbot – 1kg Rice Pudding Torrijas with Milk Foam, … Continue reading

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Hogar Dulce Hogar, San Sebastian ES

Hogar Dulce Hogar Pelayo Rosquillas Pastel Valesco Fruit Ring Cream Bun Persian Celebrating a temporary break in the rain by visiting Mount Igueldo and the San Sebastian Aquarium it was with weather again turning stormy that shelter was sought at … Continue reading

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Mugaritz, Errenteria ES

Mugaritz Trico 2012 Ferments – Sweet Rice with no sugar Comb and Coral Biscuit – cockscomb, spider crab Tiger Nuts with Caviar – frozen daikon, osetra Red Cardoon – white garlic, herbs Steaming Empandila – laurel, iberian pork fat Stew … Continue reading

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Restaurante Akelaŕe, San Sebastian ES

Restaurante Akelaŕe Bloody Mary Mussel Croquetta, Anchovy Stuffed Olives, Umami Wafer White, Wheat, Spelt, Rustic Baton with local cow’s butter Prawns and Green Beans cooked in Orujo Flame Sauteed Kokotxa, White Garlic Pil Pil Sauteed Fresh Foie Gras with “Salt … Continue reading

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Bar Bergara, San Sebastian ES

Bar Bergara Foie Gras Torchon with Marmalade and Balsamic Baccala with crispy Onions and Peppers Queso, Iberico, Foie, Marmalade Torta Chicken Croquetta Coffee Flan, Vanilla Ice Cream Separating two Michelin 3* meals by nearly six hours with exploration of San … Continue reading

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Arzak, San Sebastian ES

Arzak 2013 Remirez de Ganuza Rioja Blanco White, Wheat, Olive Oil Moringa and Prawn Gyoza   Beans and Apple Banana and Squid Marinated Sardine and Strawberry Txistorra with Beer and Mango Cromlech – Foie Gras, Coffee, Tea, Confit Onion Fluke … Continue reading

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Martin Berasategui, Lasarte-Oria ES

Martin Berasategui Anchovy and Olive Focaccia, Seed Bread, White Hearth Loaf Sea Crunch Tempura with Txakoli Wine Mayonnaise and Citrus Gel / Kumquat, Potato Firewater, Olive and Anchovy Mille Feuille of Smoked Eel, Foie Gras, Spring Onion, Green Apple Red … Continue reading

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Asador Etxebarri, Atxondo ES

Asador Etxebarri, Atxondo ES El Transistor 2014 White and Sourdough Cream of Beans Chorizo Sandwich Butter of Goat’s Milk with Black Salt Fresh Cheese of Buffalo, Honey and Hazelnut Salted Anchovy with Toasted Bread Pumpkin Stick with herbs from local … Continue reading

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Ogi Berri Pasteleria Okindegia, San Sebastian ES

Ogi Berri Pasteleria Okindegia Mille Feuille Paris Brest Butter Croissant Mini Chocolate Croissant Apricot Cake Cream Donut Part of a group of independently owned Basque bakeries collectively flying under the Ogi Berri Bread Company banner, Pasteleria Okindegia on Kalea Usandizaga … Continue reading

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Galparsoro Okindegia, San Sebastian ES

Galparsoro Okindegia Sesame Palmier Museli Bread Butter Croissant Sesame Croissant Walnut Croissant Chocolate Snail Pear Turnover Chocolate Brioche Making way to Bordeaux by way of San Sebastian on a Sunday morning after a late night out and early morning in … Continue reading

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