Main Meals · Pasta and Bread Meals · Vegetarian

White Asparagus Lemon Cream Fusilli

White Asparagus Lemon Cream Pasta is a great way to welcome spring! A fresh and sunny dish filled with fresh white asparagus and a touch of parmesan. Asparagus is one of the first veggie that want’s to come out in spring, both the green and white kind are actually the same, the only difference is that the… Continue reading White Asparagus Lemon Cream Fusilli

Fish & Sea Food · Main Meals

Mar y Montaña Stuffed Squids

Fresh Squids stuffed with cured pancetta, rice, onion, garlic and mini bell pepper dices on a wine-paprika tomato sauce. The Catalan gastronomy has a ton of “surf and turf” traditional dishes for example the meatball with squids, the chicken and crayfish, the mar y montaña paella, etc. They call it : Mar y Montaña which translate to… Continue reading Mar y Montaña Stuffed Squids

Appetizers · Main Meals · Pasta and Bread Meals

Fresh Broad Beans, Pancetta and Pecorino Fettuccine

Fresh Broad Beans, cured pancetta and truffled pecorino fettuccine is the perfect spring dish. A mix of fresh ingredients for a delicate, fresh and elegant dish! This recipe is my call for spring, a bit the equivalent of the ‘Rain dance’ except it brings the opposite; the sun. This time of the year in Spain… Continue reading Fresh Broad Beans, Pancetta and Pecorino Fettuccine

Side Dishes · Snacks · Vegetarian

Sweet Potato Fries with a Wasabi-Pea Dip

sBaked Sweet Potato Fries with a Wasabi-Pea Dip is a healthy and dynamic duo of colors and flavors. The sweetness of the fries balance to perfection the spicy green wasabi-pea dip.  A truly odd combination for some but once you get your head around it and jump in and try it out… you’ll never go back to… Continue reading Sweet Potato Fries with a Wasabi-Pea Dip

Main Meals · Meat & Poultry

Light Hawaiian Teriyaki Chicken Skewers

Light Hawaiian Teriyaki Chicken Skewers is a perfect match of 2 cultures; a Japanese touch consisting in a teriyaki marinated chicken with an Hawaiian flair with its grilled pineapple pieces. A dynamic fresh bite guaranteed! Light Hawaiian Teriyaki Chicken Skewers is a variation of what my mom used to make when I was a kid. Back in the days, coming from… Continue reading Light Hawaiian Teriyaki Chicken Skewers

Main Meals · Meat & Poultry

Guinness Meat Pie

Drunken Guinness Meat Pie with a rustic thick crust to celebrate St-Patrick’s day this year? A pie filled with tender meat, carrots, onions and green peas. A perfect pairing to a cold Guinness! If you are one of those people who cannot resist a good Guinness on St-Patrick’s day, then this is the perfect meal to… Continue reading Guinness Meat Pie

Appetizers · Fish & Sea Food · Tapas

Iberic Variegated Scallops (Zamburiñas)

Those Galician Scallops are exquisite with a smooth white wine bechamel and a crunchy iberic ham to top them! Surf and Turf at it’s best! The Variegated Scallops or Zamburiñas are a small variety of Galician scallops about twice or three times smaller than normal scallops. Check the picture below to see the difference. Those mollusks… Continue reading Iberic Variegated Scallops (Zamburiñas)