So last week in our school was culture week. We basically spent the week celebrating other cultures and ended the week with a big feast. As language students, we were required to being in something and I decided to bring a quiche. The inspiration for this dish came in Spain. My mom ordered a chickpea … Continue reading Culture Week: Spanish Quiche with Chickpeas
We all scream for ice cream. I mean, ice cream is like universally thought of as happiness. However, normally made with cream and sugar, it isn't the healthiest thing ever. Too bad, if it was I'd be able to down ice cream all day instead of kale. Anywhere you go around the world, ice cream … Continue reading I Scream for Ice Cream
Pork is gods gift to man. It's pink so it's manly and it tastes good so it's edible. Now jamon iberico is basically meat from a pig that has been fed an all veggie diet. Man, that pig musta had a sucky life. I mean, he's fed only veggies his whole life and then dies … Continue reading Why I Love Jamon Iberico
My family and I recently returned from Spain. Now in order to return, we had to take a 6 AM flight to Frankfurt and then fly from Frankfurt back to Boston. This wouldn't be an issue, except for the fact that our train ride back from Granada only arrived at 11 PM, meaning we couldn't … Continue reading Why Salmorejo is the Best Cure for a Stomachache
Spain has some good food. And when I say good, I mean DELICIOUS! However, the restaurant you choose has a massive impact on what type of food you receive. I know, duuuuuuuh. In Sevilla, a city in Spain, one restaurant stood out among the rest and that restaurant was Eslava. Just to whet your appetite, … Continue reading Eslava: Possibly the Best Restaurant in Spain?
Every business scams people. It's how they make money. I mean, Burger King charges you like 5 bucks for some lettuce and grilled chicken coated in MSG. So worth it, right? However, Spain's food scam is revolting, it's terrible, and it's deliciously cynical. You know how restaurants give you free bread at the beginning of … Continue reading The Restaurant Scam in Spain
Tortilla Española is a traditional dish served in Spain. It's basically a latke with eggs mixed in, and it's freaking delicious. Why does everything with potatoes have to taste so dang good. Why can't make taste like potatoes. Genetic modifying, amirite? The so-called best Tortilla Española in Spain lies in Bar Santos, a tapas bar … Continue reading Bar Santos’s Tortilla Española Review
So I love Churros more than the next person. I mean, it's butter and sugar blended together and fried.... what wouldn't I love. However, American Churros are quite awful. They are so greasy and heavy and well, I'm pretty sure they aren't even made with real butter. This is probably relevant. Anyways, meet Churros from Spain. THEY … Continue reading Spanish Churros are INCREDIBLE!!!!
So we all know about jamon iberico. It's cured pork meat and it tastes like heaven. Like I was in love with bacon and now I'm in love with jamon iberico. It may not be crispy but it's still tasty. Anyways, my parents and I were at this random restaurant in a plaza in Madrid, … Continue reading Spanish Salami Iberico AMAZING!!!
So my family recently embarked on a trip to Madrid. As an honors Spanish student, I am excited to show off my skills. Hola muchachos! Anyways, we had to catch a connecting flight in Munic. Too bad I don't know German. My family and I went to this nice restaurant in the airport. I think … Continue reading German Burgers and Bread – Stand Aside Burger King