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... offer. It seems a little sad, but we haven't seen a proper supermarket since Peru.
We found a cheapish sushi place for dinner with a promo on Chinese Tsing-tao beer. The beer was good and the sushi wasn't bad so all in all,we left happy.
The sun was setting as we left the restaurant so we headed back to the hostel via a nearby supermarket to buy some breakfast supplies and drinks. This supermarket even had Somersby cider so Maria was now really happy.
... significantly. We were taken to an area where one could swim in the hot springs surrounded by geysers. The water was not nearly warm enough to convince me to peel off my layers. There was no way in hell I was getting in there.
Driving back to San Pedro we drove through the surrounding nature reserve spotting its scattered wildlife. We saw some vicuņas (a svelter version of the llama with a brown and white pelt), an Andean fox and some viscachas ...
... that wandering round a vineyard understanding 1 in 20 words would be fairly uninspiring, we opted for our own exclusive taste test in the distillery's bar. As our first round of drinks awoke our senses, so too did the experimental jazz duet who'd we a few bars into their first number on the bar's far side. The fusion of a tuba and accordion was risky, but ultimately won over the crowd of Pisco heads. Pisco Connoisseurs we most definitely are not, a point ...
... Only 500 bottles made! This was for local consumption.
Beautiful red current hue, clear and bright. Cranberry nose with a nice sharpness. Dry, clean with more berry fruit on the palate.
3. Syrah 2013 Reserve 13.5%
Silver medal winner and three months in French oak.
Clear and bright, very little colour change. Very berry nose without much spice. Soft, good fruit but still rather youthful.
... harvesting festival, coinciding with the anniversary of the city's founding, Carnival Elquino, and was teeming with tents, vendors, food stands and live music. After dropping our bags at our guesthouse, Residencial La Elquina, we spent the remainder of that afternoon taking it all in. The festivities, which had lasted for a week, ended Sunday evening, February 23nd, the day we arrived. I am feeling lucky to have been able to witness and enjoy the second ...