In this new blog in our ‘Local Products’ series, we would like to introduce you to Can Solivera where they produce some of the best quality artisanal extra virgin olive oil you will ever find, not just on the Costa Brava, but anywhere!Continue reading “Can Solivera – The House of the Olive Grove”
Following on from our previous post about the chicken farm in Forallac, here’s one about another local company that is not that long in operation: La Brava beer. Inspired by the beauty of this spectacular part of the world and named accordingly, two local guys decided to try and produce a beer that would capture the essence of the Costa Brava in a bottle for you to enjoy.Continue reading “La Costa Brava in a bottle!”
With the ever-increasing amount of evidence of the detrimental effect we humans are having on the world we live in, it is more and more important that we take steps to look after our planet. After all, it’s the only one we have and if it’s destroyed, it’s destroyed for us all!
Spain has traditionally lagged a bit behind northern European countries when it comes to areas like recycling and renewable energy, but it appears that things may be improving at last. We previously wrote a blog about recycling and you can read about it here.Continue reading “Save the Earth! (And a few €€€!)”
In this blog, we would like to introduce to you a new local business in our area: a free-range chicken farm run by a lovely Dutch couple, Dinette and Winolt, who have been living in Catalunya since 2005. Winolt had already been working in the business of supplying machinery to other chicken farms and after some deliberation, they decided to take the plunge and start their own one