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...]
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!
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...]
New Year (Almost) and New Project! The past year has gone by in a flash. Exactly one year and three days ago Alejandro took me to Cadiz for the day (we were supposed to have gone to Marseille for the puente but there were airline strikes) and on the very beach he had looked out … [Read more...]