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Feb Elite Event: Wine Tasting @ El Toro Bravo



We may live on a tiny island in The Atlantic but that didn't stop Dublin's Yelpers from sampling a piece of Spain, Italy, Australia, South Africa, Chile, France and New Zealand. We brought the exoctic into our mouths and onwards to our bellies at El Toro Bravo!

One

Fernando led us through several glasses of whites and reds from many continents all of which are on El Toro Bravo's menu. We were encouraged to give our feedback on what the tastes were like… Oak-y came up time and time again!

Two

To compliment the vino we were given tapas consisting of aceitunas (olives), banderillas (pickled vegetables on a skewer), torreznos (fried pork with mustard on the side), calamares (deep fried squids with alioli) and serrano ham and manchego cheese. It was delicious, everyone went crazy for the fried pork except the vegetarians.

Three

At the end of the night three yelpers were choosen to do a blind tasting of the wine we tried. All that wine prior had sullied their memories! But after a few tries two out of the three got it right and won a bottle of wine each!

Four

Last night was wonderful, educational and tasty! Thank you so much to Fernanado and all the team at El Toro Bravo for being so welcoming and treating us to a great night. You can review the event here! Gossip about it on talk here! Check out the great photos by the talented Elisha C here!

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