Tag Archives: food


The world’s best ham

A Spanish ham has been internationally recognized as the best in the world. It sold only 80 pieces per year to the nice price of 4,100 euros apiece. The award took…


Tapas in Torrevieja

The thirteenth edition of the Ruta de la Tapa now begins in Torrevieja. This year there are as many as 57 different tapas bars participating in the highly popular event….


A rapidly growing fast food chain

Burger King is growing rapidly and are now recruiting. Last year they opened more than 50 restaurants in Spain, and they plan to repeat this feat this year. The company…


9 tons of bananas dumped

On the Canary Islands the association for banana producers has ordered that 9 tons bananas is to be dumped to keep banana prices up and due to fruit market glut. Naturally, this…


Solidarity Refrigerator in Spanish town

A new cool way to reduce food waste and helping the needy at the same time has become successful in the small town of Galdakao Basque Country. Galdakao “Galdácano” is…


Seasonal fruits – Cherries

Useful and affordable berries. Right now you can find Spanish cherries in fruteria, fruit shops, in Spain. The season begins in June and usually lasts to August. Spain is the…


Spanish restaurant best in the world

The Spanish restaurant El Celler de Can Roca in Girona on the Costa Brava has reclaimed the title as the world’s best restaurant. They passed the previous leader, the Danish…

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Life expectancy in Spain

A new study shows that Spaniards have the highest life expectancy in Europe and that Spanish mothers are the oldest on the continent. The benefits of a healthy Mediterranean diet,…


Shellfish Festival in Benalmadena

Benalmádena on the Costa del Sol is preparing the seventh edition of its popular seafood festival “Feria del Marisco”. The festival has so far attracted more than 130,000 visitors and…

maxorata goat cheese

The world’s best cheese

Recently the goat cheese Maxorata from Fuerteventura was voted as the world’s best cheese during the international cheese championship “the World Cheese Awards 2014” in London. The paprika cheese Maxorata joins a long…