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Popularity of Catalan Cava on the rise

Posted by on January 28, 2013
While Barcelona is, of course, famous for its wealth of beautiful landmarks, its strong relationship with the arts and being the home to one of the most famous football clubs in the world, it is beginning to garner a strong reputation for its produce. The popularity of Cava has seen a staggering increase across Europe in the last decade, with Catalan...
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