Jerez de la Frontera


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Je·rez

 (hĕ-rĕs′, -rĕth′) also Jerez de la Fron·te·ra (dĕ lä frōn-tĕ′rä, thĕ)
A city of southwest Spain northeast of Cádiz. It was held by the Moors from 711 to 1264 and has long been noted as a center of viniculture, especially for its production of sherry.
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Noun1.Jerez de la Frontera - a city in southwestern Spain that is famous for making sherryJerez de la Frontera - a city in southwestern Spain that is famous for making sherry
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Contract award notice: Provision of renovation of public lighting in jerez de la frontera, Action co-financed by the european fund edusi 2014-2020
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Joven figura gitana del flamenco andaluz y mexicano, Antonio Rey Navas (Madrid, 1981) visita de vuelta nuestro pais para ofrecer cursos y presentar su cuarto disco por la Ciudad de Mexico, Queretaro, Monterrey y Cancun, intitulado Dos partes de mi, que grabo en su casa-estudio de Jerez de la Frontera.
The battle for the Manufacturers' crown will go forward to the next round at Jerez de la Frontera - where Sykes won his world title in 2013 - with racedays on October 21 and 22.
El nino cursa 59 de Primaria en un colegio publico de Arcos de la Frontera, dejando su anterior centro de Jerez de la Frontera, por lo que este ano no estudiara con su hermana mayor, Julia.
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The holandas and spirits in these cellars in Jerez de la Frontera are aged in American oak casks that have contained aged sherry.
Manuci Santana, 28, the first Spaniard to become Wimbledon Champion, was to be honoured by the city of Jerez de la Frontera with a large bottle of sherry.
Nacio en Jerez de la Frontera en 1926 y formo parte desde primera hora de la nomina principal de la generacion del cincuenta y, a la vez, se hizo sitio en la novela con algunas piezas de muchos quilates: Dos dias de setiembre (1962), Agata ojo de gato (1974) y En la casa del padre (1988).
En esencia la gran diferencia estriba entre percibir, comprender y analizar este territorio desde las riberas del Baetis y del lacus Ligustinus, predominando el rol del accidente lacustre, fluvial y ribereno--en nuestra opinion el foco historico de articulacion territorial de este espacio--o bien hacerlo desde la Bahia de Cadiz, la ciudad de Jerez de la Frontera y el curso del Guadalete, como ejes geograficos que enfatizarian lo continental, lo serrano y lo interior en la organizacion y articulacion de aquel espacio historico.
uk, 0203 326 1516 Spain from PS246pp: Jet off for seven nights staying room only at the three-star Dona Blanca Hotel in Jerez de la Frontera including flights from Bristol on October 6.
Top tipple Jerez de la Frontera in southern Spain became famous for its sweet wines named after the town, which the British mispronounced 'sherry'.