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….

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…

Berenjenas fritas con miel de caña


My absolutely favourite tapas here in Spain. A quick dish to do and it’s a nice plate to serve as nibbles before a lunch or dinner. Deep-fried eggplant with sugar cane honey 2 thin sliced eggplant Flour Oil to fry in Cane honey (black honey) Heat the oil. Turn the eggplant slices well into the…

Andalucía fish stew


The Spanish kitchen is so much more then Paella and calamari. Lots of flavours but not hot. The vegetables is a big part of a Spanish meal along with the bread. After my open heart surgery I must think more of what I eat. Olive oil is fantastic to use instead of butter on bread…

Tenderloin with lemon and tomatoes


Spanish food is quite simple and pure in the flavors. Here in Andalucia it is very much fried food, which is very good, but one can not live on it all the time. This meat is very healthy and fresh thanks to the lemon juice and skin they are in, before cooking. Easy to make…

Pollo Albondias – spanish meatballs


Meatballs are almost the tastiest available right? And it’s so fun to see how different countries make their own meatballs. I myself have made meatballs for many many years without problems. But when I started doing them here, recipes and ingredients, was not the result the same. Got a tip of a Spaniard to roll…

Spanish fish with potatoes


Spain, seafood … Is in paradise! Try this Spanish dish I promise you will not be disappointed! I love fish in all its forms. Partly doing it so well by eating fish, cheap, varied and you will become so smart after all of it. 😉 Try this dish. You might get hold of Lubina, so…

Spanish Paella with shrimps


Finally! Having yearned for a real good Paella, so I made one for dinner. It is one of my absolute favorite dishes. Thanks to my good friend, Minna, who had been so kind and sent lots of genuine saffron to me because she knows I use it often in the food, so it was possible…

Spanish fish and mussels stew – a fantastic cheap gourmé dish


Spanish fish and mussel stew 1 kg mussels 200g cod or other white fish into cubes 1 chopped yellow pepper 1 chopped yellow onion 3 pressed garlic cloves 1 chopped Zucchini 1 chopped tomato 1 fish stock or fund 100 ml of tomato juice 1 pinch saffron 2 tsp smoked paprika 1 tsp hot paprika…

Spanish Calamares Paella


  Today , it was special in many ways here at home. I finally got to inaugurate my new fancy plates I found. Just ones that I always dreamed of being owned by . But pray always tend to cost a fortune , and I have no fortune. But by chance the other day so…

Ropa vieja


I love  Spanish food and do this often. Good if you’re going to clean out of the refrigerator too. 2 spicy sausages 1 red bell pepper 2 tomatoes 4 cooked cold potatoes sized pieces 1 chopped onion 1 cup chopped olives 2 tsp smoked paprika 0.5 chopped chilli salt, pepper oil Begin to fry the onions…

Paella


The weather is gray, dreary and very wet . In other words, typically autumn weather . What does not fit better then than to cook something that makes you think of summer, sun and heat , Spain. This wonderfully sunny land I crave a lot of right now. Therefore I serve your paella ! There…