Everyday Paella
Spain

Everyday Paella

Miranda

[ Feb.2016 ] I knew that the Spanish meal, Paella came from Valencia, so I wanted to try one during our short holiday in the city.There were many snack restaurants outside of the Central Market.We went in to one of them and ate Paella, When we order Paella in London where we live, the menu …

Sardines
Spain

Sardines

Miranda

[ May, 2014 ] After crossing Vizcaya Bridge in Getxo in Spain, we walked on and on to find the restaurant which the leaflet we got from the hotel recommended.It was just next to the fish market, so probably the seafood there must be good, but they opened as late as 1:30pm.This was the last …

Cow’s lip
Spain

Cow’s lip

Miranda

[ May 2014 ] We asked the hotel receptionist for the recommendation for a restaurant.He told us the name Rio Oja and the address, so we looked for it.When we found it, I was surprised to see that this restaurant was very simple.There were some dishes already cooked in the pans and we could see …

Pintxo
Bilbao

Pintxo

Miranda

[ May, 2014 ] Everywhere in Basque country in Spain, you would notice Pintxos, their special food. It is like an elaborate version of canape. They use bread instead of crackers and on top of that they put various kinds of foods. I saw them everywhere at any time. They put them on a bar …

Cake in Andalucia
Spain

Cake in Andalucia

Miranda

[December, 2010] On the way from Granada to Ubeda by bus, we stopped at a place called Jaen for 20 minutes.I went out to the town and found a small market.Here I found the booth of the cakes just in time that I was a little peckish.It was hard to choose but in the end …

A Lesson about Tapas
Spain

A Lesson about Tapas

Miranda

[December, 2010] This photo was taken in Cordoba and it is a tapa of prawn, which was very good.But before that I asked for the set of tapas, which was not that great with a lot of fried things.You have to avoid set menu for tapas.That is what I learned in Andalucia this time.Especially the …