Txakolifest 2017 to Focus on Immigrant Issues

Txakolifest is celebrating its tenth Anniversary this year. The festival started as a way to celebrate the vibrant culture and approach to life found in the Basque wine country in Spain. The festival runs from 12-4 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, at the Rickhouse. A cider cocktail tasting class featuring Txakoli will also be offered at Alley 26 the Saturday before Txakolifest, with experts Rob Mariani and Shannon Healy and staff from Durham Distillery. There are normally two sessions of Txakolifest, a fundraiser early-on, with general admission into the evening hours, but this year things are a little different.  You...

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