Wines of Asturias

Asturias is not a region you would normally associate with wine. After all, it is better known for its prolific production of high quality cider. However, the area does produce wines with Denominaciónes de Origen status and consumption per head remains one of the highest in Spain. Decline and revival When coal miners were active…

Cuisine of the Balearic Islands

The cuisine of the Balearic Islands is closely related to those of Catalonia and Valencia. As a result it is often overlooked. And while it is true that there are similarities between the cooking styles of these regions, they each have their own identity that should be appreciated. Balearic Island recipes are often very simple,…

Cuisine of Aragon

“A world of classical essence and subtle innovation” The traditional recipes that can be found in this land-locked region can best be described as simple and classical.The cuisine remains largely uninfluenced by the world of modern cooking with only subtle evolutionary changes occurring over the course of time. For this largely agricultural region, this demonstrates…

Wine of Andalucia

Our Andalucia wine tasting experiences have taken us to some wonderful locations and brought us into contact with some fascinating and passionate people. Here we give you a brief run-down of the region through its wines. Spain is a country where you can always find a delicious local wine to pair with the cuisine of…

Cuisine of Andalucia

What better way to enjoy the healthy Mediterranean diet than by sampling Andalucian recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation. The sun-drenched region of Andalucia is the second largest of Spain’s autonomous communities and boasts the largest population. The area is the most southerly on the peninsula and is divided into eight…

Cuisine of Asturias

Our search for Asturias recipes takes us to the green coast of Spain, where the rain falls on a regular basis and the food is traditional, rustic and hearty. In the coastal areas, seafood is very popular but move away from the sea into the dramatic mountainous landscape of the Picos de Europa, and the dishes…