Discover the history of tapas in Spain and their best varieties

historia de las tapas

Tapas in Spain are one of the best-known customs across the world. Indeed, the history of tapas in Spain is one of the distinguishing features of Spanish cuisine and no tourist or Spaniard can resist these small bites of Mediterranean gastronomy. There are all kinds of tapas, from a small snack—fried potatoes, nuts or olives—to […]

Time to eat: restaurants where you can enjoy the best Almadraba tuna

restaurantes para disfrutar del mejor atún de almadraba

It is a scene worth seeing: miles of netting where, using an ancient technique known as Almadraba, precious wild bluefin tuna fish are caught as they cross the water towards the Mediterranean to lay their eggs. It is at that very time of the year when this tuna is fished, giving rise to one of […]

A tour of Malaga’s most amazing typical products

Aceitunas, productos típicos de Málaga

What better gift after your visit to the Costa del Sol than enjoying any of the local products of Malaga? Many times we do not know what to give to our loved ones when we travel, but in Malaga you won’t have to worry about it as you can find any whim for the most […]

Breakfasts in Andalucia, the healthiest way to start each morning

desayunos en Andalucía

Andalucians start the day very healthy. Our quality products bring us energy to face the morning and to work completely. Tomato, jamón serrano and olive oil are the three star ingredients that the majority of Andalucian homes have when the day begins. While this is common, however, it is true that there are many varieties […]

Churros, the most traditional recipe in Andalucia

Chocolate con churros (porras)

What traveller visiting the south of Spain has not ever wondered where to eat churros with chocolate? And it has always been said that there is nothing more native than a good and warm cup of chocolate with a good jelly bean “pá mojarlos”. Sugary, with cinnamon, stuffed or with chocolate, churros are one of […]

Things you didn’t know about olives, one of Andalusia’s most traditional products

Olives are one of Spain’s most renowned products. The oil from the olive is born on our lands; liquid gold valued throughout the world and basis of the Mediterranean diet, one of the most important in the world. As we have said, they are the fruit of the olive tree and there are many types […]

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

Historia Jamon

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, […]

How many types of paella are there? 10 different recipes for Paella

tipos de paella

Paella is, without a doubt, the indisputable queen of all dining in Spain, since it is one of the dishes that, while not originally from Andalucia, has become one of the most traditional in the southern Iberian Peninsula. As happens with many other recipes, both Spanish and international, paella, while a traditional Valencian dish, does […]

Manzanilla, one of the most special wines in the world

Sherries are universally known and therefore marketed in over 100 countries. But among them all there is one that has been seducing different cultures and tastes for centuries, from Mexico to the Philippines, via the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and the United States: Manzanilla. It is often said that Manzanilla wine is Sanlúcar de Barrameda […]

Enjoy Christmas with the best Andalucian Christmas dishes

Plato tipico de Navidad en Andalucia

During Christmas time we cannot stop mentioning the delicious dishes with which each Andalucian home celebrates this family festivity. In these dates the best Christmas dishes, typical of Andalucia, are prepared as a celebration for the holidays. There are many traditional dishes that are part of the cultural and sentimental legacy of this incredible land […]


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