Fall in Love with Spanish Food

Welcome to Spanish Sabores! Discover simple Spanish recipes and travel tips in Spain and beyond.

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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!

Lauren Aloise

Chorizo cooked in cider (Chorizo a la sidra)

Chorizo a la Sidra (Chorizo Cooked in Cider)

Today David shares his classic chorizo a la sidra recipe. This easy Spanish recipe is always a bit hit! With summer on the way, my go-to dish right now is chorizo a la sidra—Spanish chorizo cooked in cider. The perfect combo of smokey, paprika-spiced pork and sweet apple, this classic tapas recipe is quick, easy, and…

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Chorizo cooked in cider (Chorizo a la sidra)

Chorizo a la Sidra (Chorizo Cooked in Cider)

Today David shares his classic chorizo a la sidra recipe. This easy Spanish recipe is always a bit hit! With summer on the way, my go-to dish right now is chorizo a la sidra—Spanish chorizo cooked in cider. The perfect combo of smokey, paprika-spiced pork and sweet apple, this classic tapas recipe is quick, easy, and…

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Pea and Mint soup recipe with crispy ham

Pea and Mint Soup with Crispy Ham

Today I share with you a perfect springtime soup recipe. This beautiful and delicious pea and mint soup is easy to make and I top it with crispy Spanish ham for an extra special touch. Delicious pea and mint soup with crispy ham. Photo by georgewbushcenter on Flickr CC My mother-in-law…

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7 Years Devouring Spain… What’s Next?

Just about seven years ago I left my tiny Madrid apartment with my heart aflutter. I was about to lead my first Devour Tour (known as Madrid Food Tour at the time). The crazy idea I’d had six months earlier had become a reality– people had found my website, read the tour descriptions, emailed me,…

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3 Days in Barcelona: Things to Do

Spending 48 Hours in Barcelona: The Essential Itinerary

Only 48 hours in Barcelona? Not to worry, there’s plenty to see and do with Lindsey’s tips for a fantastic (and food-centered) two-day Barcelona itinerary. Read on for all her great advice! If there’s a city that just might have it all, it’s Barcelona. From awe-inspiring architecture to laid-back beaches; from fiercely proud Catalan culture…

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best cooking classes in Barcelona

Best Cooking Classes in Barcelona All Foodies Will Love

Apart from food tours, I try to take a cooking class whenever I travel somewhere new. There are currently dozens of options for cooking classes in Barcelona– it seems like something new opens each day. Here are some great suggestions from Lindsey, with a couple of extra tips from me at the end!  Metropolitan, cosmopolitan,…

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