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Drink

We have visited Madrid a few times, and when its hot, I've seen people drinking a long red drink, can anyone tell me the name of it and what it is? Also, how do I say 'excuse me' to get someones attention in a bar or restaurant, I don't speak any Spanish!

Madison, Wisconsin
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1. Re: Drink

Pardón - Excuse me

Por favor - Please

Brussels, Belgium
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2. Re: Drink

It could be "tinto de verano", which is red wine with lemon soda (or white soda)

as for 'excuse me' to get someones attention

you can say

"oiga, perdone" or "perdone"

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3. Re: Drink

Yes, I think it is Tinto de Verano (summer wine). Sometimes it comes per-made out of a tap (like a beer pump) but the best is made by the bar. Red wine with lemonade (Casera), some bars use limon (similar to Fanta lemon).

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