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Vineyards of Ronda

Ronda - My Travel Guide

I stayed in Catalonia Hotel which is not really my style…
Andalucian Fish Stew

Andalucian Fish Stew

Living close to the coast in Andalucia we are never short of…
Ajo Blanco Gazpacho

Spanish Ajo Blanco - Almond & Garlic Gazpacho

Summer has arrived and the tomatoes are becoming sun kissed.…
Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Melgarejo
Assaf Sheep at Quesos de Leyva
Tasty Tomatoes at Clisol, Almeria
The Mediterranean Diet
Sherry Jerez Annie B
Bottle of Sherry

Annie B’s New Year’s Eve Quiz

I don’t play games at any other time of the year but when my…
Sherry Glasses

Five of the Best Christmas Gifts for a Sherry Drinker

Today is a special day in the Sherry calendar: it’s the…
ingredients chestnut chorizo

Chorizo and Chestnut Soup Recipe

This hearty winter warmer of a soup is packed with flavour…
chickpea mint salad

Chickpea, Orange & Mint Salad Recipe

Got a jar of chickpeas that’s been knocking around your…
partridge with rice

Partridge with Rice Recipe

Looking for a winter dish to chase off the cold? My partridge…

Tortilla de Pepi: Spanish Omelette Recipe

How to make the perfect tortilla is a hotly contested subject…

Gilding the Txakoli

My Sherry  buddy Chelsea of Isherryweek.com and I decided to…
chorizo stuffed baby squid

Chorizo Stuffed Baby Squid Recipe

It is no secret that I am a cephalopod monster – if ever…
casa grande arcos de la frontera

Five of the Best Small Hotels in Andalucia

When it comes to hotels, it's probably fair to say that Andalucia’s…
chocolate cake with strawberries

Chocolate and Almond Cake Recipe

(Photograph by Graham Templeton) Delicious, indulgent…
meatballs in tomato sauce

Albondigas Recipe: Spanish Chorizo & Pork Meatballs with Sherried Tomato Sauce

At this time of year, this simple, warming meatball recipe…

Pepi’s Traditional Seafood Paella Recipe

Summer's in the air here in southern Spain - and there's…
Plaza De España, Vejer

A Dozen Reasons why Vejer is a Very Lovely Place to Live

1. The Weather Here we are on the 23rd January, sitting in the…
Pepper and avocado salad

Divine Fresh Fig (or Pear or Mango) Salad Recipe with Walnuts, Bacon & Blue Cheese

This yummy fresh fig salad with Cabrales blue cheese, walnuts…
red strawberries

Sun-kissed Spanish Strawberries

It’s always such a pleasure to return to Vejer when the…
Squid dish

A Love Affair with Squid

I love Cephalopods – not as pets but as one of the most…
green figs

Only the Green Beans Today

I love the month of June in Vejer. June and September are…
jose pizarro

Delicious Andalucía

An inspiring interview with José Pizarro, the well known…

Portfolio Items

Almadraba Tuna at El Campero
Cooking Class at Annie B's

Just Tapas - Short Break