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Croquettes

Tuesday, September 01, 2015
A croquette (croqueta) is a small breadcrumbed cylinder or oval shaped fried food roll. Croquettes have a French origin, however they soon spread to many different parts of the world and in Spain they are one of the most popular tapas. Croquettes (Croquetas) are a favourite and common sight on bar counters and homes throughout Spain (http://www.masqmenos.com/en/). It could be served as tapas, a light lunch or a dinne ...Read More

What are Tapas

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Tapas are different varieties of snacks or finger foods that originated in Spain. Tapas can be defined as smaller portions of any recipe or an assortment of several types of Spanish dishes. Tapas could be anything from mixed cheese, small portions of seafood, salads, meat filled pastries to piping hot meat or fried squid - or anything in between. Hence any appetiser served with a drink, is a Tapas. Tapas  ...Read More

Sobrasada de Mallorca

Thursday, February 05, 2015
Cured Majorcan sausage (known as Sobrasada de Mallorca) is raw, cured sausage from the Balearic Islands. In the middle-ages, after centuries of Muslim rule with pork were banned, Majorca returned to pork consumption. Cured Majorcan sausage became one of the only varieties of pork available to most. It is made with a choice of pork loin and bacon (traditionally sourced from the black pig local to the island). It’s minced and mixed with sal ...Read More

Traditional Spanish breakfasts!

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Breakfast (or desayuno) in Spain is usually the smallest meal of the day. It’s a quick bite to eat before heading out to work or school. Traditional Spanish breakfasts include; Cafe con Leche (coffee with milk) – This morning drink is common at breakfasts in most Spanish households. Its strong coffee mixed with hot, frothy milk. Bollos – Small, sweet rolls served with jam. Toast with jam or mild cheese. Maria Crackers – They can be e ...Read More

World Nutella Day

Saturday, January 31, 2015
Back in 2007, huge fans of the creamy and hazelnutty treat Nutella decided to show their appreciation for it by starting a huge social media campaign to create a holiday to celebrate it. It now falls on February 5th! Chocaholics around the world now have one day a year to create recipes using this tasty treat. You can just grab a spoon and enjoy too! We have a gorgeous dish on our menu that is the perfect treat for this day – Coca bread w ...Read More