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Spanish cuisine

Andalusian Cuisine

Andalusian cuisine is rather varied, corresponding to a region that is itself extensive and varied. Notwithstanding that, the cuisine of Andalusia is characterised by gazpacho, fried fish, the jamones of Jabugo, Valle de los Pedroches and Trevélez, and the wines…

Fabada Asturiana with Sidra, a typical dish of Asturias

Asturian Cuisine

Asturian cuisine refers to the typical dishes and ingredients found in the cuisine of the Asturias region of Spain.

Catalan cuisine

Catalan Cuisine

Catalan cuisine is a Mediterranean cuisine from Catalonia. It may also refer to the shared cuisine of Roussillon and Andorra, which has a similar cuisine to the Alt Urgell and Cerdanya comarques, often referred to as “Catalan mountain cuisine”. It…

Chistorra

Chistorra

Chistorra is a type of fast-cure sausage from Aragon, the Basque Country, and Navarre, Spain.

Madrilene Stew

Cocido Madrileño – Madrilene Stew

This Cocido Madrileño is named for the province of Madrid, where it originated. Spanish stews have lots of flavour and include meats, sausage and chickpeas. Be sure to allow enough time to soak the chickpeas overnight and to simmer the…

Dulce de Membrillo - Quince Paste

Dulce de Membrillo – Quince Paste

Dulce de membrillo is made of quince fruit, sugar and water, cooked over a slow fire. It is sweet and mildly tart, and similar in consistency, flavour and use to guava cheese or guava paste

Escalivada

Escalivada – Catalan Roasted Vegetables

Escalivada is a typical preparation of Catalan cuisine that consists of several types of grilled vegetables, such as eggplants, sweet red peppers, red tomatoes, and sweet onions. Once well cooked on the grill, those vegetables are peeled and sliced in…