Now we are all set

Better late than never, I booked the flight down to Barcelona to attend the harvest. I’m incredibly excited about this fact I must say. Many contacts have been made along the way and we will have a full schedule with visits to producers and contacts. Among other things we will see our friends at the Institut del Cava, which serves as the interest organization and Information Centre when it comes to cava. And they have helped me ore than I can…

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Hard to find prestige cava at the swedish monopoly

During the time since I started the cava project, I realized that there are some cava makers I especially should like to visit now when I go down to Sant Sadurní in September, to attend the harvest. To large extent because some are of great importance, and  others because they of one reason or another distinguished themselves. Among these are of…

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Stackable storage.

I am very happy with IKEA once again. It may be that it’s hard to stay for a any period over 30 minutes in their stores and that it is somehow always a screaming child or confused adult each time blocking your path, when I like Ville the Weasel is trying to hit a new record for picking up candles and napkins. I can not for my life understand all these people, that with slow dragging steps, like sloths, leisurely are inspecting each department so not to…

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Why is it so cold, when it should be warm and nice!?

America’s National Day today, ie well into the summer and the first day of what is usually called industrial holiday here in Sweden, if I remember correctly. Summer is very much here one could say, if you just avoided looking out the window, that is. If I were to run a marathon today, the weather would be perfect I guess, 15 degrees, cloudy and just a little wind. Such where the weather is “in between”, if you know what I mean. A weather that is not so bad that you can snuggle down on the couch (if you had any), with a…

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