Huevos Rotos con Patatas: Broken Eggs Over Potatoes Huevos rotos are one of those Spanish dishes that seem so simple and basic-- borderline boring even-- that it is a shock to the system when you realize how amazingly delicious they really are. This popular Spanish egg dish … [Read more...]
I love to cook and my recipes are a reflection of the Spanish classics (mostly from my Andalusian mother-in-law) and my love for travel. For simple Spanish recipes with an occasional twist, you're in the right place!
Spain's Best Sandwich (& Best Deal): El Serranito Have you ever eaten a sandwich so good that while enjoying it, the world just seemed a better place? I have! Spain’s Serranito, when made the right way, is quite possibly the most delicious sandwich Spain has to offer. It … [Read more...]
How Vegetarians Can Pass on the Ham... (and Still Eat Amazing Food in Spain) Spain may be a pork lover’s paradise, but vegetarians traveling in Spain needn’t worry. There are plenty of meatless options for vegetarians if you only know what to order. The following … [Read more...]
A creamy Spanish rice pudding recipe from my mother-in-law Antonia. Her arroz con leche recipe is the perfect blend of cinnamon, sugar, and silky Spanish rice. You'll try it once and be a fan for life! Source I've said it before and I'll say it again, I'm a lucky girl. My … [Read more...]
Feeling Down? Hot Wine to the Rescue! There's nothing like a piping hot glass of mulled wine to beat the cold on a bitter December evening. I'm especially looking forward to one tonight, since the sun has barely poked out over the past few days here in Madrid (a rarity I'm … [Read more...]