Saturday, April 20, 2019

BEAST FROM THE EAST: Andalucia’s Christmas chestnut crops DESTROYED by wasp from China

HAVOC: A chestnut plant destroyed by Chinese wasps SWEET chestnut harvests in Andalucia have been decimated by insects...

The dirty (two) dozen- Restaurants closed from health violations

NEARLY two dozen restaurants were closed over hygiene standards in Mallorca last year. Another two were temporarily shut, while 125 received fines of up to...

UPDATE: Battle wages on between Marbella Michelin-starred restaurant and Christian brotherhood

Despite the owner of Marbella restaurant Skina complaining three months ago little has been done

Culinary spotlight on Casares thanks to Spanish TV show

Casares is being touted as a culinary hub thanks to a Spanish TV programme

San Pedro hotspot for three decades!

Pub Charles has been the coolest secret haunt for Sanpedreños since 1982

150 ham cutters try to carve their way into the record books

Ham-cutters from all over Spain assembled to get a slice of the action

AMERICAN shellfish could be imported to Spain for the first time in years

US authorities have confirmed that a two-way trading deal could be back on the menu if harvested from Puget Sound or Massachusetts Bay. It could...

San Sebastian: The cutting edge of gastronomy

San Sebastian has been voted the gastronomic destination in the world. Here James Bryce looks at what makes the Basque city so appealing for foodies

Europe expected to give green light to GM crops in vote

Spain and UK backing the change in today's vote

On restaurant road to Casares

The road up to Casares is one of the true gourmet routes in Andalucia, writes Dining Secrets of editor Jon Clarke

Reality TV show TOWIE’s Elliott Wright is leaving Essex for Marbella

The Only Way is Essex's Elliott Wright is moving to Marbella

EXCLUSIVE: Expat battles with TripAdvisor over Marbella restaurant ranking mystery

Business loses out after TripAdvisor plays God

Spanish ham sales boom in China as sales double in four years

Spain is now leading sales of dry-cured ham in the Asian powerhouse

Cooked to a tee at La Cala Resort!

Dining Secrets of Andalucia editor Jon Clarke returns to try out the flagship Terraza restaurant at La Cala Resort

Marbella’s Beach House restaurant to celebrate reopening tonight

The popular Marbella haunt will dance the night away with live music

Frontier gastronomy

Gourmet restaurants are blossoming like Christmas cacti from well-kept window boxes in Vejer de la Frontera, the unrivalled gastronomic capital of the Costa de la Luz, writes Ellie Cormie

Benaojan’s Molino del Santo named among 20 best for food lovers in Europe

Hotel Molino del Santo in Benaojan has made The Times’ list of Europe’s 20 best hotels for food lovers

Restaurant hoping to be staffed by the disabled set to open this summer

Three-Michelin-star winner Santi Santamaria set to unveil Universo Santi

Spanish chef makes history with second three Michelin star restaurant

A SPANISH restaurateur has won his second three Michelin star restaurant for the first time in the country's history. Martín Berasategui was awarded the honour for his...

There is more than just good fish restaurants in the seaside resort of Manilva

EVER since I took a photo of giant octopus’ drying on a line at one of my favourite secret chiringuitos a few years ago,...

The Spanish ingredient for my success

British chef is looking for a partner in Spain for rare citrus fruit

Mijas shows off the sweetest wines in the world

The Mijas Wine Museum boasts an extraordinary new exhibition on the importance of Malaga's wines

Jessie’s wine bar in La Cala de Mijas opening

The champagne is on ice for the opening of the hottest new venue in La Cala de Mijas on July 24

Malaga’s finest

A clever union between Malaga’s best wines and ten top-rated local artists has created a unique and very collectable addition to your wine cellar

Spain says adios to the Med diet

Study casts doubt on life-preserving Spanish diet

Andalucia’s top traditional Christmas treats

Indulge yourself this Christmas with our guide to Spain's Navidad nibbles