Gazpachuelo – Tasty Spanish fish soup with mayonnaise


One of the most tastiest soups I ever had! Don’t think that mayonnaise doesn’t work in a soup or it’s to strange to try it out. If you think so, you will miss out a fabulous and fantastic soup! Perfect for the cold winter days. Gazpachuelo 1 large coarse sliced leeks 750 ml good fish…

Patatas a la pobre – very best Spanish potatoes


Here in Spain, or at least here in Andalusien, you very often get this potatoes dish with your meal. As many non-Spanish people don’t know the real name, Poor mans potatoes, so they will ask you if you want Spanish potato’s. Poor man potatoes comes from it’s a very cheap dish and therefore people with…

Crema de Alicia – spanish soup, fat free


This soup is very famous here in Spain. One of my favourite soups. Full of tast and smooth. Very healthy and lovely colour. Eat it both hot or cold. And best of all, you can do it fat free as well. Crema de Alicia 400 grams of carrots, roughly chopped 400 grams of peeled courgette/zucchini…

Carrillada de cerdo – Spanish pork cheeks


Went in to the shop one day and investigatedthe meat counters. My Spanish is not what I would like it to be, but I’m working on it. Anyway found a package of some kind of pork meat that looked amazing . So I bought a package of what ever it was. Came home and looked…

Lemon Bizcocho – The very best Spanish lemon cake


LEMON BIZCOCHO Spanish lemon cake 2 small lemon yogurt 2 yogurt containers with olive oil 3 sugar yogurt containers 6 yogurt containers of flour Ripped peel off a lemon 3 eggs 3 tsp baking soda Turn on oven 180c. Lubricating and sprinkle with breda crumbs or coconuts a large baking tin.   Mix the moist…

Salmon in tajin – Moroccan salmonj


Tajin is a cooking technique that goes back many hundreds of years. Still used a lot in Moroccan kitchens. It’s very understandable it’s still being used in today’s kitchens. The shape of the lid makes the steam drops over the food when it’s cooking. So it’s always juicy and don’t need any work from your…

Baba ganosh – best dipp ever


This dip or sauce Baba ganoush it one of the very best in the world, I think. Just click on the link and you find the recipe to this amazing dish In many places in Middle East, this dish is served every day. Lovely to fill a newly baked Pita bread with falafel and baba…

Tapas with goat cheese, figs and walnuts


If you ever been home to me, you most likely has this once. Sooo easy to prepare and you can do many in one go and keep them in the freezer, as long you don’t bake them. Just take a prepare roll from the freezer when you know you will have someone at the door…

Torrijas


Torrijas is very similar to french toasts or Swedish Fattiga riddare. I prefer this once as I love the flavours from the zest and spices. As the Easter getting closer, it’s time for me to share my favourite Spanish dessert Torrijas. A very famous dessert you find every where in Spain under the Easter time….

Chocolate cake with cinnamon and cardamom fudge


This is absolutely the best chocolate cake in the world! Trust my word. When you tried it, you know what I’m talking about! Dough cake with cinnamon and cardamom fudge Fudge: 150 ml cream, 1 teaspoon honey, 2 cinnamon sticks, 1 teaspoon cardamom kernels, 200 g milk chocolate Cake: 2 eggs, 300 ml sugar, 150…

Spanish tortillas


This is probably the most common tapas in Spain. Many Spanish people likes to eat it in a baguette or why not a small salad with it and you have a delicious lunch. Spanish tortilla 5 medium sized potatoes in thin slices 2 chopped yellow onions 50 ml olive oil 5 eggs salt and pepper…

Camomile and pineapple cake


This is the first time I bake with camomile. Have heard a lot how nice it does in cakes. So why don’t give it a go. Try it, you will not regret it! Camomile and pineapple cake 125 g melted butter 50 ml milk 6 tea bags of camomile tea 130 g sugar 2 eggs…