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l'Artisan Furansu Sushi Bar Chef experience - UPDATED (restaurant closed)

It's not every day you get a chance to have a top sushi chef prepare Japanese food in front of you. See how my friends and I got on at L'Artisan Furansu for their sushi bar night on Calle Ventura de la Vega, Madrid's own flavour street near Plaza Santa Ana. Gohei Kishi has worked all over the world in Michelin Star restaurants and worked with Gordon Ramsay. Sushi is one of my favourite things to eat and L'artisan Furansu specialises on Sushi one night a week

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iPhone battery replacement in Madrid - UPDATED

Being an iPhone owner, I've always been happy with my Apple products for the most part, obviously after products get to around 2 years old and the EU warranty runs out they can need replacing.   For the past few months, I had noticed that the battery on my iPhone was draining quicker than usual and would sometimes just switch off when I got to 10% battery left I hadn't seen any apps using too much CPU or the phone getting hot as when the Facebook app goes rogue sometimes so figured that something else was going on. I found myself wondering how to sort out iPhone battery replacement in Madrid. My experiences and stress-free step by step instructions. UPDATE:20/03/2019, now with TLDR

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What is Madrid Wine Club?!

Every month, the organisers hand pick 2 bottles of wine, usually from smaller producers making something more interesting than bigger commercial producers.

Then we contact our members reminding them to transfer the money, 20€, to the bank account (that info is emailed out separately) so that they can reserve wines and helps us know how many wines to order!

The first Saturday of every month we hold our wine club social event where you can come along and enjoy that month’s wine with other members. Members are emailed detailed tasting notes which talk about the winery, the region and the wine itself. It’s available in Spanish and English.

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Basque restaurant in Madrid - El pimiento Verde

A few months ago I went exploring with my friend Stefy who was new to Madrid and hungry. 

We wanted to investigate a Korean Japanese restaurant in Argulles, unfortunately it was booked until later that evening, so instead, her having asked me my favourite type of food to eat in Madrid, to which I had answered Spanish food, we went to a place nearby that my wife had mentioned. 

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