The 8 Best Tapas Bars in Malaga You Can’t Miss

This blog post was originally posted on April 22, 2016 and was updated on October 21, 2020. Let’s be honest: tapas bars are a dime a dozen in Malaga, but not all of them are created equal. Malaga’s status as a summer hotspot means that it’s just as easy to stumble into a tourist trap as […]

The Paella Spots in Seville that Locals Love

Figuring out where to eat in Seville with kids can be tricky, but one thing that's sure to be a hit is Spanish rice!

This blog post was originally posted on March 1, 2018, and was updated on October 14, 2020.  If there’s one food many visitors to Spain immediately seek out, it’s paella. However, the iconic rice-based dish isn’t as common throughout the peninsula as many tourists seem to think. In fact, it’s more of a regional specialty […]

Easy Russian Salad Recipe: A Tapas Bar Classic at Home

Ensaladilla rusa with shrimp

This Russian salad recipe may not originally be Spanish, but no tapas bar menu would be complete without it. There are a few standby items that you can almost always count on when ordering at a tapas bar. Usually they’re things like croquettes, tortilla de patatas, and ensaladilla rusa. That’s right—while not originally native to […]

Spanish-Style Pork in Whiskey Sauce Recipe (Solomillo Al Whisky)

Pork sirloin with whiskey sauce over fried potatoes

The best Spanish sauces are also the simplest. Alioli, salsa verde, bravas sauce—they’re as different as night and day. But one thing they all have in common is that they’re relatively easy to make and require just a handful of pantry staples. This Spanish-style whiskey sauce recipe is no different. A staple of the Seville […]

The Best 9 Tapas Bars in Granada

This blog post was originally posted on June 5, 2017, and was updated on September 23, 2020. When it comes to tapas, Granada offers one of the best scenes in Spain. Almost always served free with your drink and often much more generously sized than in other parts of the country, these delightful bites allow […]