Thomas Wright’s 1857 Dictionary of obsolete and provincial English says it is an inferior alicant wine, and used as a general term for all Spanish reds (ie from tinto), which seems somewhat at odds with his quote from Ward’s diary (16×2): “I drank tent with Mr. Hartman. It is a very sweet and a luscious…

Catalonia is in South America

Excellent news that the Catalan skating federation has become a member of the South American body. Maybe they’ll fuck off on the same boat as the nation of Breogan.