Costillas con patatas | Rib stew

Costillas con patatas | Rib stew

  Hi, cocinero! The second Spanish food recipe of this week is a stew. This time, costillas con patatas (rib stew), a quick and easy traditional dish from Ávila.  Hope you like it cocinero. See you next week! ❤ Serves: 2 Difficulty: I can light the…

Pisto manchego

Pisto manchego

  And the second recipe of this week is (drum roll please)… pisto manchego! A very quick, easy and healthy recipe traditionally made with pepper, tomatoes and courgettes. Nothing else. As most of the Spanish food, a humble recipe with seasonal ingredients. It had its…

Arroz con acelgas | Rice soup with chard

Arroz con acelgas | Rice soup with chard

  Hi, cocinero! How are you?  I hope you are having a good week. Today I bring you another traditional rice dish from Valencia: arroz con acelgas (rice soup with chard). You know how important is rice for Valencians. We cook it in many different ways, with…

Rabo de toro | Oxtail stew

Rabo de toro | Oxtail stew

  Hello, cocinero! Hope you started the week happy and full of energy. Personally, I did, just because on Sunday I cooked and ate this delicious rabo de toro (oxtail stew). That’s what makes me happy, good food. Let’s get on with it! How to…

Sopa castellana o sopas de ajos | Garlic soup

Sopa castellana o sopas de ajos | Garlic soup

  Hi cocinero and welcome one Tuesday more to Cocina with me. I have prepared a very warm soup for you to learn today: sopa castellana, also know as sopas de ajos (garlic soup). As you can imagine from its name it contains garlic, but it has also…

Dorada a la sal | Sea bream in a salt crust

Dorada a la sal | Sea bream in a salt crust

  Hi cocinero! How was your Christmas break? I hope you had a great time with your family and friends, and of course, I wish you all the best for this 2018.  I know it is time now for New Year’s resolutions, time to fix…

Sopa de pescado y marisco | Fish and seafood soup

Sopa de pescado y marisco | Fish and seafood soup

  Cocinero! Christmas break is here! (YAAAAAY) We all know that Christmas is all about family reunions and food, too much food. For that reason, I bring you the ultimate fish and seafood soup for Christmas. Quick and easy but also healthy! You need a…

Ensaladilla Rusa

Ensaladilla Rusa

  Hi there cocinero! It is time for another Christmas recipe. Well, to be honest, ensaladilla rusa is ideal no matter the season of the year. It is a cold salad made with boiled veggies, and despite in Spain I would say it is a…

Sopa de picadillo | Picadillo soup

Sopa de picadillo | Picadillo soup

  Hi there cocinero! Christmas is coming and winter is definitely here and if there is something I really love in this season of the year are soups ❤️ One of my favourite soups is picadillo soup. It originally comes from the South of Spain where it is…

Habas al tombet  | Broad beans “tombet” style

Habas al tombet | Broad beans “tombet” style

  Winter is definitely here and during these cold months I really love eating slightly heavier meals such as stews prepared with patience and passion. Habas al tombet is a very typical dish from inland my region. There, the weather is warm almost all the…