Malaga Salad Recipe (Ensalada Malagueña)

This blog post was originally posted on April 4th, 2016 and was updated on July 14th, 2017 Malaga Salad Recipe (Ensalada Malagueña) Photo Credit: Our Photo Normally in Spain when people talk about potato salad, they think of “Russian Salad” (which is similar to what we make in the States...
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Pie Time: Mini Apple Pie-Crisps

Pie Time: Mini Apple Pie-Crisps Thanksgiving is on its way and that only means one thing: pie time. For those of you that don’t know me, I LOVE pie. Sweet pies, savory pies, empanadas, turnovers, tarts… basically give me anything that resembles a pie and it’s sure to make...
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When Life Gives You Pumpkins, Make Pumpkin Bisque!

It’s Halloween time again and the stores in Madrid are halfheartedly decorated with a pumpkin or two. It’s not quite as obvious as in the US, but the eager Spaniards are quickly catching on—advertisements for haunted theme parks crowd the metro and Halloween costumes are sold at every neighborhood...
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Baking With Olive Oil: A Guide with Recipes

Wondering about baking with olive oil? Can you just substitute olive oil for vegetable oil in a recipe? What about baking with extra virgin olive oil? I had the same questions! When I first started working at the wonderful Ristorante di Paolo in Western Massachusetts, I was immediately drawn to...
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