How to carve the best slices of ham. We’re pleased to introduce you to the best ham carver in Spain

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Ham is Spain’s star product, but many different factors have to be taken into account before this delicacy can be perfectly enjoyed. One of these is how it is carved, as the taste of each slice very much depends on this. According to expert carvers, each slice should be the size of a credit card, […]

Ten things you didn’t know about olives, one of Andalucia’s most traditional products

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Andalucia’s ultimate natural symbol is the olive. These fertile lands give birth to the olive which comes from the tree of the same name; liquid gold valued throughout the world and the basis of the Mediterranean diet, one of the most important in the world. But Andalucia stands out not just for this emblem. Olives […]

How many types of paella there? 10 different recipes for this Spanish dish par excellence

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This is definitely the queen of all tables in Spain. Paella is a typical Andalucian dish prepared with dry rice which drives both locals and tourists crazy. Although it was created in Valencia, you can find this delicious snack anywhere nowadays.  The dish has evolved into a host of different varieties. If you come here, […]

Exquisite cuisine from Málaga. We show you 10 original places to eat well and at a good price

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Málaga is not only a place to enjoy the sun and beach, nor is it only a place of immense historical heritage or unparalleled natural landscapes. But good food lovers also have a more important reason to spend time around here. If you get away and decide to pay a visit to Málaga, do not […]

What is 0 KM Cuisine And Where Can You Find It In Marbella?

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Consuming local food products is officially now a trend, which is very good, but why? We’ll let you know about the ‘0 KM’ philosophy and where you can find restaurants that offer this sort of product on the Costa del Sol. Cooks attached to the ‘Kilometre 0 Line, Made Outside The House’ follow a philosophy […]

Don’t forget your spoon to fight the cold: 10 Andalusian recipes to warm you up

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December brings us warm clothes and scarves. In many areas of Andalucia, particularly in the interior, cold weather is already a common mate. So, there is no better way to fight cold than with a good hot dish to warm us up. Prepare your spoon and take note of all these recipes we give you, […]

Give your taste buds a treat: here we present the ten tastiest local products from Malaga

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The province of Malaga is full of local products and the local dishes have been gaining recognition. Malaga has very fertile soil and a wide variety of fruits are cultivated, a delight for the most demanding palates. If you ever pass through the province, prepare your taste buds to enjoy snacks that only this place […]

Sweet November: Ten Typical Andalucian Products For An All Saints Feast

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With All Saints Day on the way, Andalucia is preparing to remember those that have passed. This annual visit to to the cemetery is accompanied by a culinary tradition, especially seen in pastries. Grandmothers and granddaughters join each other at the stove to put their faith to work. The flavour of the Andalucian Autumn is […]

Do You Know The Story of Olive Oil’s Tastes and Smells?

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One of the first places in the world where olives were extensively cultivated was Andalucia. Today, olive trees can be found growing throughout the Mediterranean Sea basin and across the world. As far back as the time of Christ, Andalucia has been the largest producer of oil in the Mediterranean. The olive crop is so […]

Where Does One Go For A Taste Of Sardines? A Historical Pleasure

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Where Does One Go For A Taste Of Sardines? A Historical Pleasure One the first things to tourists think of when they hit the beaches of Marbella and Andalucia in general are the famous “bars” and beach restaurants serving delicious seafood just steps from sea. If there is one dish in particular stands out among […]

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