Heat Wave

The heat wave in País Vasco today has me craving a chilly cone:

kukurutxo txiki

Thank goodness it’s domingo! Can’t wait to see this kiddo tonight.

The Other Side of Pays Basque: Biarritz

After a long week of work drafting business plans and letters for Martín Berasategui, all I wanted was le weekend sans ordinateur. To kick off my non-manic monday, I started with perfectly grilled txipirones at Bar Jean in Biarritz. This defines “bien marcado.” No-nonsense, get-it-right-or-don’t-do-it-at-all, garlicky goodness:


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