Homemade Boquerones – Spanish Marinated Don’t-Think-Anchovies! Part 2

If you haven't seen Part 1 yet, scoot over there and check that one out first.  Find it here. You lucky ducks that live somewhere that you can buy little fish give this a try and let me know how they come out on this side 'o the pond.  I'm so jealous... One caveat -- [...]

Homemade Boquerones – Spanish Marinated Don’t-Think-Anchovies! Part 22017-01-24T14:07:07-06:00

Makeshift Morroccan — A Taste of Exotic

If you're wondering what this has to do with Spain - - I'll just tell you. Don't get so huffy. I learned about Moroccan food in Spain. Two second history lesson -- Moroccans controlled Spain off and on for.... well, for a whole bunch of years.  I told you this was a short history lesson. [...]

Makeshift Morroccan — A Taste of Exotic2017-01-23T18:31:42-06:00

Homemade Boquerones – Spanish Marinated Don’t-Think-Anchovies! Part 1

Part 1 If you love fish, but had a bad experience in college with anchovy pizza (oh wait, that was me... ) then you'll want to see this series of short videos for how to make your own incredible Spanish Boquerones.  That is, of course, if you're fortunate enough to live somewhere that you [...]

Homemade Boquerones – Spanish Marinated Don’t-Think-Anchovies! Part 12017-01-24T14:08:21-06:00

Now THAT’S Happy Hour!

OK, picture this.  You get up at oh-dark-thirty, jump in the shower, get dressed, get in the car, and stop by your favorite coffee shop on the way to work.  You work hard all day, and a good friend texts you:  "Happy Hour?  Same time, same place?"  Yes!  Now you have something to look [...]

Now THAT’S Happy Hour!2017-01-23T18:36:45-06:00

Lentils Spanish Style – de Maria Jose

My friend Fernando's father is a restaurateur in Madrid  ("I KNOW, RIGHT?") and when he married his lovely wife Maria Jose (Ajo), she decided she wanted to learn from her father-in-law.  Lucky for me, she also loves to share recipes.  I can't resist sharing a photo of Ajo in our kitchen a few weeks [...]

Lentils Spanish Style – de Maria Jose2017-01-23T18:38:52-06:00