unique gifts for men

UNIQUE GIFT SETS FOR MEN

Today we are celebrating the foodies! If you are looking for a unique gift any foodie would appreciate, you've come to the right place. We have two great men gift sets for you to choose from.
Spanish chorizo

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CHORIZO

Chorizo ​​is probably the most famous and traditional Spanish salami. The ingredients that every Spanish chorizo ​​must contain are ground pepper and garlic. Let us guide you through the different types and help you choose the right one for you.
CAZUELA DE BOQUERONES AL LIMÓN

CAZUELA DE BOQUERONES AL LIMÓN

Anchovies, lemon, garlic, oil and parsley - the eternal set of magic ingredients. This is the simplest way to cook as locals do in Malaga. If you can buy fresh anchovies in your local market, there is nothing to stop you from recreating this authentic taste from Malaga.
fresh anchovies

How to Clean Anchovies and Other Small Fish?

Anchovies and other small fish that are longer than 3 inches should be cleaned. They are cleaned and filleted by hand because they have very soft meat. To make this an easier experience for you, we have created this simple step-by-step visual guide along with a few of our top tips.

fried anchovies

What Are Anchovies?

Anchovies are small, slender, oily, saltwater fish often marinated in salt and vegetable oil. In Spain, they are also very popular marinated in vinegar. Fresh anchovies ( boquerones in Spanish ) also serve as ingredients for countless traditional recipes. 
homemade churros recipe

Homemade Churros Recipe

Churros are a well known Spanish delicacy. These fried dough shapes are crisp on the outside, fluffy and soft inside, and often coated in sugar and cinnamon or eaten with super thick hot chocolate. Today we would like to share our favourite recipe for Homemade Churros with you.

homemade churros

What are Churros?

Spanish churros are deep fried long shapes of dough made of wheat flour, water and salt. They are most often served for breakfast with hot chocolate in Spain. The correct Spanish pronunciation is [chooroz], where "oo" is pronounced like "oo" in the word "look" and "o" in the word "boss".

POLLO AL AJILLO

POLLO AL AJILLO - Spanish Garlic Chicken

Pollo al ajillo - Spanish garlic chicken - chicken roasted in a generous amount of high quality olive oil with whole cloves of garlic. It can be served as a tapa or as a main dish. 
jamon natural

How to differentiate a quality ham and a mass-produced JAMÓN?

What is the main difference between mass-produced jamons, often available on the UK market, and quality jamons, which mostly remain available in Spain? 
tapas bar spanish mealtimes

Spanish Mealtimes & Eating Habits

A typical Spanish Day looks nothing like what we are used to here in the UK. No one can be more surprised than anyone trying to settle down in Spain. In the first weeks you practically do not meet a living thing, because the locals either enjoy a siesta, or are already at work, or only just arrived at home, etc.
jamon and peas

Green Peas with Jamon

Green Peas with jamón are a more interesting combination than the popular "fava beans" with jamón. In Spain, this dish is mainly associated with spring, although even in the autumn there is a large selection of excellent fresh peas at a surprisingly low price.

clams

WHAT DO SPANISH EAT AT CHRISTMAS?

There is not just one iconic Christmas meal in Spain like in some countries. Although some similarities can be found in the Christmas menu in Spain, there is much more freedom.