Tag: Spain

Football Food – Part 1

Football Food – Part 1

The Euros are here at last! I love football, absolutely love it. I usually prefer club football, but there is something about an international tournament that builds the excitement to the extreme. The Euros may be seen as the poorer cousin of the World Cup…

Paella with Chicken and Beans

Paella with Chicken and Beans

Paella with Chicken and Beans Spain’s most famous dish, the paella always elicits happy childhood memories for me. On our family’s annual Spanish holiday it was a staple, along with my Mother’s sangria and my Father’s san miguel (or “piss”, as he usually referred to…

Barcelona 2015

Barcelona 2015

Barcelona 2015 On a dark and dreary Wednesday morning in February I left Ali and our little zoo behind to head for Barcelona with my parents and little-bigger brother. After our trip to Rome last year we decided to make it a yearly event to…