Ssshhh… don’t tell Alan! He’s away in England at the moment, caring for an elderly family member. I felt it was about time we gave him a bit of a plug and ask you for a little help.
Albondigas are Spanish meatballs, often served as tapas, and usually smothered in a tasty tomato sauce. I like to spice mine up a little – so here’s one of the recipes I use. Let me know how you get on!
This warming chorizo soup recipe is fabulous as a quick lunch… or if you thicken it slightly, it works well over pasta too! You can add in other ingredients… but we like to keep ours really simple.
There are so many different variations on this Spanish dish – but this easy paella recipe will help you if you’re trying it for the first time. Begin with an easy chicken paella… and when you’re a bit more confident, progress onto other ingredients.
I’ve been hunting about for a nice easy recipe for churros…. and last week we found one. It comes courtesy of Delicious Spanish Recipes. Churros are of a similar taste as doughnuts… but slightly crispier.
There are so many marinades that you can baste your meat and vegetables with… but here I am giving you what is probably the simplest marinade or dressing of all – a simple barbecue sauce recipe.
BREAKING NEWS this morning with rumours saying David Beckham is tipped as new Real Madrid manager. The press team at Bernabau have remained tightlipped, but an anonymous source at Beckham Palace described the move as “exciting times for David and the Real Madrid team.”
Jet2.com and Jet2holidays launched flights from two new bases today. The new routes depart from London Stansted and Birmingham Airport.
I was thrilled to receive a review copy of DK’s Spanish-English Visual Dictionary in the post a few days ago. We already love their travel books, and this one looks set to be a favourite too.
‘Travel Man: 48 hours in Tenerife’ airs this evening (March 27) at 8.30pm on Channel 4. Travel Man’s Richard Ayoade discovers Tenerife’s natural beauty
Whether you’re enjoying the sunny skies of Spain on a permanent basis or have a holiday home in the nation, you’ve probably found that using a bank to manage your regular overseas payments can be quite costly and time consuming.
As one of the larger Canary Islands, there are plenty of things to do in Tenerife, with a real focus on the outdoors.