Sunday, February 5, 2023

Food & Drink

Best Sunday lunch on the Costa del Sol

The board for the Cool Deals Sunday Lunch Challenge has found a winner

BLUFFING MUFFINS: WARNING as batches of ‘fake gluten and dairy free’ magdalenas across Spain at risk of causing widespread...

SPAIN'S ministry of health has issued a warning after several batches of magdalenas have been found to mistakenly contain gluten and dairy.  Specifically, 'gluten-free' versions...

Doner kebabs facing ban in Spain as EU politicians link the British favourite to heart disease

The doner kebab is under threat in Spain and across the EU. It comes after EU politicians have begun moving to ban phosphates, deemed necessary...

Six fruity Malaga gins you must try this summer

GIN and tonic is without doubt one of the most popular 'copas' among British expats.  But if you're feeling bored of the classic Gordon's or...

Gibraltar comes third in Gourmand World Cookbook Awards

Mama Lotties – Gibraltarian Inspired Recipes came third in the self-published category

Pulp fact: little known chocolate facts from Mijas’ Mayan Monkey

Little-known chocolate facts from inside Oolal’s lab

Gibraltar cookbook nominated for Gourmand World Cook Award 2015

‘76 Mama Lotties, recipes from Gibraltar’, by Justin Bautista, is one of four nominees

Sergi Arola: My moral debt to the sea

The OP talks to one of the country’s top chefs Sergi Arola about sustainable fishing

Know your tomatoes: Spain’s obsession with the red (and green) fruit

The country produces one fifth of all Europe’s tomatoes

‘Sinpa’: Huge group of diners attempt to run off without paying restaurant bill in Spain’s Barcelona but the plan...

A GROUP of young people attempted to run off without paying a whopping bill in a Barcelona restaurant but failed after leaving while several...

Spain’s unique hams from the black Iberian pig

WITHOUT a doubt one of Spain’s genuine world-leading gourmet delights is Cerdo Iberico – the pork from the black Iberian Pig. What makes this...

French protesters attack Spanish red wine lorry

Mob spills flood of plonk onto motorway in anger at cheap imports

Is Iodine an Important Nutrient?

Health experts always recommend that we include foods that contain iodine in our daily diet. Pregnant mothers are often given supplements that contain the...

Mercadona shocks Spain by axing popular ice creams but new petition aims to bring them back

MERCADONA has shocked Spain by discontinuing some of its most popular ice creams, but a new petition aims to bring them back. The Mochi range...

The Buenvino Cookbook: Recipes from our farmhouse in Spain

A new cook book provides an insight into the rustic culinary lives of the expat couple behind guest house Finca Buenvino and our competition might make it your home for a night

The best Ibiza restaurants to eat at whatever your budget

Editor Jon Clarke serves up the ultimate insider guide for eating around the island

Thousands of olives planted by Mallorcan scientists to discover the best strain

SCIENTISTS from Mallorca university UIB are joining forces with engineers to determine the best strain of olive. Researches want to create an olive that can...

These are officially the 10 best tortillas served in Spain

With onions or without? Runny or well done? These are the questions that continue to divide Spanish society when it comes to Spain's unofficial...

Malaga based brewery announces launch of beer that tastes like red wine

A MALAGA-BASED brewery have announced a refreshing new launch.  After 117 years of producing specialty craft beer,  La Fábrica de Cruzcampo has launched a new...

Spar expands presence in Spain and adds new health store concept

Spar currently has more than 1,000 stores in spain

Au revoir, maestro Albert Benisty!

The former Michelin-star chef suffered from a heart attack hours after cooking at his famous Albert y Simon restaurant

Cockroach milk could become the superfood of the future

Scientists say it is rich in protein

Malaga nutritional expert blames ‘deadly’ white bread and American influences for Spain’s obesity problem

A quarter of Spaniards are obese, despite the country’s diet being touted as one of the world’s most healthy

Spanish pizza chain La Mafia sparks outrage in Italy

Furious Italians accuse Spanish chain of cashing in on Mafia's infamy




With 3,000 hours of sunshine a year, Malaga is one of the five cities with the best climate in...

THE perfect climate doesn’t exist, but with 18.5ºC on average and 3,000 hours of sunshine a year, Malaga’s climate comes close. In fact, Malaga is...


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