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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Delicious, Appealing and Vegan!

Delicious, Appealing and Vegan! is the new cookbook that locally-based Italian chef and blogger Arianna Giorgetti has recently published with Amazon, in Italian at...

VENGA, IT’S VEGANUARY!

  If you’re still burping stuffed goose, jamón serrano, pigs in blankets, shellfish galore including a whole lobster thermidor, salmon en croûte, polvorones and mantecados,...

Urban Eatery

Urban chic. The term conjures images of expensive warehouse conversions, exposed riveted cast-iron girders, concrete floors, yuppies with acquired champagne tastes... But while Gibraltar’s...

TAKE A PIZZA MY HEART

  Valentine’s Day: a day of cards, poems, romance, busy florists and chocolatiers, flustered men and women in potentially-uncomfortable-but-drop-dead-gorgeous lingerie… and pizza. As the preparation of...

Marvellous Manzanilla

  I am old enough to remember when the border with Spain closed. I had just got my first passport and used to pop over...

GRAPE EXPECTATIONS

Boquerones stuffed with mussels sounded ghastly, but I was wrong - they were spectacular. In fact, they were not ‘stuffed’ at all, but two...

Not Your Grandmother’s Sherry

October can be a wonderful time to explore Andalucía. The crowds have disappeared, hotel prices are reasonable once more, and bars and restaurants eager...

A Christmas Dinner

It was not long before I heard the large front door slamming shut, the sound of the heavy, cast-iron knocker echoing around the vast...

Michelangelo and a Glass of Chianti

According to the BBC online life calculator, I’ll probably live until I am 83. If I was a woman, 85. If I had been...