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Spanish Recipes – Vegetarian

This group of easy Spanish recipes is perfect for the growing number of vegetarians and vegans in Spain, or who love Spanish flavours but without the meat or fish.
A huge number of Spanish dishes make use of fresh vegetables and a variety of pulses and beans – not to mention the amazing cheeses!.
This group of recipes enables you to enjoy the hearty goodness of these. They can all be enjoyed as side dishes but are in their own section because they can also be enjoyed as standalone dishes.

Croquertilla recipe (and background)

Croquertilla recipe (and background)

We are proud to introduce you to a new sensation in Spain. The Croquertilla®.  This croquertilla recipe will enable you to easily recreate the dish…

Almogrote recipe – a taste of the Canaries

Almogrote recipe – a taste of the Canaries

The almogrote recipe will enable you to enjoy one of the lesser known flavours of the Canary Islands. Imagine a cheesy tomatoey paste with a…

Spanish Recipes – Pasta with vanilla and parmesan

Spanish Recipes – Pasta with vanilla and parmesan

A really really simple yet tasty dish, this pasta with vanilla and parmesan recipe is adapted from one by Ferran Adriá, the former chef owner…

Cauliflower with Dates and Olives

Cauliflower with Dates and Olives

This year I needed to lose a bit of weight… so went on a bit of a hardcore diet resolution kick for  a while. I…

Cogollos al Ajillo

Cogollos al Ajillo

I have been making Cogollos al Ajillo for some time – I just didn’t know what they were called until someone mentioned them. I add…

 Elle Draper

Spanish recipe: Vegan Sobrasada

Spanish recipe: Vegan Sobrasada

This easy recipe for Vegan Sobrasada (sundried tomato paste) comes from Maria-Belen at the Esenia Café and Restaurant in Jimena de la Frontera in the province of Cadiz.

 Elle Draper

Buñuelos de queso recipe

Buñuelos de queso recipe

Buñuelos de queso are bite-sized buns of flavour and thankfully are really easy to make (if a little heavy on arm work). So give these a go, but beware… they’re not kind to your waistline.

 Elle Draper

Huevos Tontos

Huevos Tontos

Huevos Tontos are Fools Eggs. This recipe came from the same time of need that gave us all those great pauper food recipes – a simple way to make simple ingredients taste great when money was tight. Enjoy!

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