Spanish Food
Pumpkin Autumn dishes

Granada doesn´t seem to have an Autumn. Temperatures plummet from mid 30Cs to 15ºC when we reach October. Local autumn dishes come on to restaurant menus and are made at home too. The snowfall on the nearby Sierra Nevada mountains

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Learning Spanish with wine

Wine is an inherent part of Spanish culture yet it hasn’t always heralded the international respect of French and Italian varieties. The wine industry in Spain is now beginning to receive the recognition it deserves. The beauty of Spanish wines

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Churros Street Food

Spanish Churros Showstopper This week on the Great British Bake Off (Series 7 Ep.4) the showstopper challenge was Spanish Churros. The bakers were challenged to make churros from scratch with a sauce. In typical GBBO style there were many versions

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Spanish Wine Tasting in Granada

Wine tasting event to be held in Granada- Thursday 19th of May 2016 I am very excited to be hosting this activity in Granada. This is monthly event run by a local wine club in Spanish. This exclusive session have

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Granada shopping Gran Cafe Bib Rambla

After writing about the Traditional Shops it´s now time to take a look at some traditional bars and cafes. The most traditional places in Granada have been open for over a century and are still in business today. Unfortunately the jewel in the crown

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Los Italianos Granada Street food

Street Food in Spain Food in Spain is an important part of Spanish life. Great pride is taken in selecting local products and preparing seasonal dishes. So eating on the street or grabbing something quick is not so common in

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Spanish drinks

Spain has much to offer in terms of tapas, great seafood and local dishes – but what about something to satisfy your thirst? Discover five different Spanish drinks to impress at a tapas night or party below. 5 Spanish drinks

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Chiringuito Diego Aguadulce Almeria

In Spain Summer has well and truly arrived. In the evening there´s nothing nicer that finding a cool outdoor terrace or beach bar to enjoy the cool breeze after a long hot day. Sipping on a freshly made Mojito is

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Spanish Tapas at piccavey.com

How about making your own Spanish Tapas night at home? It´s not going to be ambitious. I promise there will be no hard to find complicated ingredients either. Whether you are reminiscing about that trip you made to Andalusia last year

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Lio granada Gourmet burger Granada Spain

Gourmet Burger places in Granada Gastrobars and restaurants in Granada are more innovative than ever. Many have added Gourmet burgers to their menus along with more traditional Andalusian dishes. Here´s my favorites (so far) in Granada city centre. You may

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