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Childhood friends build a great wine list in Spain
Thomas Matthews
Issue: August 31, 2003

Spain's best restaurants are near its northern border, in the wealthy provinces of Catalonia and the Basque country. But to find the country's best wine list, you have to travel far to the southwest, to an impoverished region called Extremadura, and the old fortress city of Cáceres.

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