Sunday, December 8, 2019

Virgin olive oil exports soar by almost 25% in Spain’s Andalucia thanks to reliable EU market

ANDALUCIAN exports of virgin olive oil have increased by 24%, new figures have revealed.  The value of the 'liquid gold' also increased by 5% year-on-year...

Spain’s national delicacy Jamon Iberico can prevent digestive diseases say scientists

Scientists found that a particular variety of ham made by the Joselito family for six generations had ‘superfood’ powers.

It’s World Paella Day, and we’re still arguing about chorizo!

TODAY is World Paella Day, where food fans around the globe celebrate the most universal dish of Spain’s Valencia.

Madrid barrio voted one of Time Out’s top 10 coolest suburbs in the world

The Time Out Index survey asked more than 27,000 city-dwellers around the world about the 'best, most overrated and most undervalued' neighbourhoods in their hometown

15 factory workers SACKED as listeria outbreak in Spain’s Malaga threatens sales ahead of vital Christmas period

Other companies are now also considering layoffs at a time when they should be hiring more people to cope with the vital Christmas campaign. 

BUBBLE TROUBLE: Coca-Cola banned from selling Schweppes tonic in Spain after court ruling

The brand quickly became a market leader, with a 54.8% share, and experienced a strong increase in sales as the popularity of gin and tonic soared

Flat tire leads to two arrests and seizure of over 600kg mangoes in Spain’s Sevilla

The police asked for a receipt for the enormous amount of mangoes in the boot and backseat, which the suspects could not provide.

How Olive Oil Improves Memory and Work of Brain

Many people believe, even without knowing about the scientific evidence that backs up their judgements, that some foods are healthier for them than the...

Love Island’s Anton and Belle enjoy romantic meal on Spain’s Mallorca amid cheating rumours

The pair were snapped dining at Verico in Port d’Andraxt, the number one rated restaurant in Mallorca, according to Trip Advisor

Spain’s first ‘robo restaurant’ set to open with robot waiters

Chinese-Spanish fusion restaurant Crensa will however still employ human waiters too

Great Benefits of Automatic Espresso Machines

Automatic espresso machines are great for people who love coffee but hate all the work. Super automatic espresso machines cost more than regular coffee...

TROUBLE BREWING: Spain’s beer producers warn of ‘big impact’ of no-deal Brexit on Spanish drinks sector

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised a ‘do or die’ Brexit if no deal can be agreed with the EU before the October 31 deadline

The Best Food for Your Brain to Pass the Exams Successfully

Regardless of when and where exams are a stressful time period for any student. Trying to catch up on all the material throughout the...

Costa del Sol fish business suing Spain after police chucked out 24 tonnes of its sardines in failed drugs...

A police report of the probe stated: “There is no element of interest in the boxes”

Sotogrande has developed a distinct food scene over the last few years and these restaurants are a must-eat

A DECADE ago you wouldn’t have dreamed of heading to Sotogrande to eat, unless you had a house there or had just embarked from...

Marbella waiter so ‘disgusted’ by ‘slave-like’ treatment of workers on Spain’s Costa del Sol he moved to UK to...

Jesus Herencias, who moved to the UK in 2004, said he tried to return to his hometown in 2016 but could not find decent employment

GRAIN OF TRUTH? Marbella restaurant courts controversy AGAIN as new sign blames unemployment benefits and ‘lazy’ population for lack...

The printed rant comes after a sign in the restaurant reading 'this house is Spanish, catholic and right wing, sorry for the inconvenience', went viral last month

Spanish restaurant offers ‘angry potatoes’ with ‘bleeding’ in translation blunder

A SPANISH restaurant has been ridiculed after a translation gaffe that saw traditional Iberian foods take a sinister turn in English.

PORKY PIES: Spain’s biggest jamon iberico distributor caught labelling Polish pork as from the ‘Alpujarras mountains’ in Granada

CARREFOUR supplier and Spain's biggest distributor of jamon iberico, Comapa, have been accused of labelling Polish pork as from 'La Alpujarra' in...

New Gibraltar bar serves BATHTUB of gin complete with rubber duckies

The foot-and-a-half long miniature tub is shareable between mates and contains a juicy strawberry gin cocktail - with rubber duckies to boot

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

SUPERMARKET SHOCKER: Mercadona cancels its popular frozen desserts MERCADONA has shocked Spain by discontinuing some of its...

You can now have takeaway food delivered by JETSKI to yachts and beaches on Spain’s Costa del Sol, Costa...

The so-called 'aquariders' will bring food from your favourite restaurants to your floating vessel

Spain’s tapas favourites which double as cancer fighting superfoods

Recent studies by a team of researchers at Almeria University have even linked gazpacho and salmorejo, Andalucian tapa staples, to helping prevent the development of colorectal cancer

MUST TRY: Tanqueray’s new orange gin inspired by Spain’s Sevilla

The use of Sevilla oranges goes back to the distillers’ roots when founder Charles Tanqueray used these world-famous fruits in his original 1830s recipe

Major Olive Revolution in Georgia

Cultivation of olives has long ceased to be an issue relating exclusively to the culture and traditions of the Mediterranean countries, and has become...

DAYLIGHT ROBBERY: Crackdown sees nearly 20% of Palma’s terraces closed, leaving Mallorca expat owners struggling to make ends meet

It comes after a draconian dictat came into force removing an initial 179 outdoor seating areas from some of Palma’s most popular restaurants
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