Tapas, Wines and Doors

Often, when I walk, I feel curious about things I see in the streets and if I am allowed I push myself inside to explore. I saw these colors through the large windows of this place, they draw me in like a magnet. Warm, vibrant, bold, sunny, these colors spoke to me a Mediterranean language and feelings of savory epicurean delights paired with rare wines. I didn’t know it was a Spanish tapas bar and restaurant with the exotic twist of culture from Latin America.

“Old World taste meets New World appeal at Cascal”, says the advertisement. This is a place where friends could linger over exotic cocktails, music, the bold personality of the architecture and daring food. flavors.

Inside, rather than having a great dining open space, the arcade function as divider of spaces, providing privacy between diners without totally obstructing the lights while mixing the colors into each space.

In the Mediterranean culture, arches embellished with columns, capitels and stones usually surround beautiful doors, also enclose kitchens’ cooking areas and wine storage, but often many arches divide spaces that would be otherwise too open, too cold and too unmanageable.

Colors create cozy interior atmospheres. Painted doors are inviting and show the personality of the people living there. For the Thursday Door Challenge organized by Dan Antion, this is my contribution. Ciao.
Valentina
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Valentina Cirasola is an interior-fashion consultant, author of 6 published books, a storyteller, and a blogger of many years. Her books are non-fictional practical ideas to apply in the home, fashion, cooking and travel.
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10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Awakening Wonders
    May 22, 2022 @ 21:21:28

    What a great find and a fun place to celebrate life!

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  2. memadtwo
    May 21, 2022 @ 10:06:40

    The details and colors here are beautiful I like the coziness of the arched spaces too. Much more appealing than one large room. (K)

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  3. C.E.Robinson
    May 20, 2022 @ 17:34:03

    Awesome description of this beautiful place. Warm & comfortable with sectioned spaces. Valentina, a great choice for Thursday doors. 📚🎶 Christine

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  4. Dan Antion
    May 20, 2022 @ 16:58:26

    What a wonderful discovery, Valentina. Kudos to you for wandering in. I love the architecture and the colors inside. I could see myself lingering in that place for a nice afternoon.

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  5. Teagan Riordain Geneviene
    May 20, 2022 @ 02:42:50

    There is a warm and comfortable feeling throughout this post, Valentina. Hugs.

    Liked by 1 person

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