Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Will the ‘wolf’s fart’ make a good Spanish tortilla?

Huge mushroom weighing more than six kilos found in Spain

Very Bella

Rudi Heer is at the helm of new restaurant Bella Vista in Manilva

In Boca: Reina Zingara

Jon Clarke is treated to a spot of levitation at San Roque’s wonderful new restaurant Reina Zingara, a genuine Queen of the South

Fancy a ‘Chris Stewart week’?

An opportunity to spend seven days of walking, talking, eating and drinking with the Driving Over Lemons author

Cheap Aldi wine from Spain wins international award

The bottle of red excelled against wines 10 times the price

In Boca: Alberts Bar & Grill

Jon Clarke discovers this Puerto Cabopino restaurant's transformation from kitsch to kitchen confidential

Taking the Slow Food route for growth in Andalucia

Launch of new Costa del Sol Slow Food group and ‘KM 0’ incentive could be shot in the arm for local producers... and ultimately the economy, writes Jon Clarke

Titanic portions, please

A chance to enjoy what Titanic passengers ate the night the ship sank in 1912

Organic farming triples in Malaga province

Malaga province is producing more and more organic food

Unexpected treasure in Cadiz

Somelier opens secret gem Polear in the heart of the Cadiz hinterland

Andalucia’s ‘home of fun’ that is hardly on the map!

While lost in the Cadiz/Malaga borders, Alcala del Valle is authentically Andaluz and full of spirit, discovers Wendy Williams

Record harvest of olives needed to weather the storm

This year's bumper crop could could prove vital after low rainfall and frost damages predictions for the coming year

Tarra-gone from Spain

Freak weather conditions have caused turmoil to Spain’s crops and celebrated herb tarragon, discovers Wendy Williams

Estepona: Coast with the most

There are some great beach restaurants in Estepona... and a few chestnuts in the town centre too, discovers Jon Clarke

In Boca: Asador Cancha II

Jon Clarke discovers a feeling of true privilege at this private polo estate near Sotogrande

Keep on sharing your dining secrets with the Olive Press!

The Dining Secrets of Andalucia website is fast becoming THE region’s top food and restaurant source

Green vino on show in Spain

Spain is set to host the third International Organic Wine Fair

Higher-profile Spanish plonk

A British-owned bodega is aiming to break into the UK market with a new range of Spanish wines

It gives you Fever-Tree!

Fever-Tree Premium Indian Tonic Water is taking Spain by storm thanks to a current craze for gin and tonic

The perfect Gin & Tonic… It’s all about the lemons!

Spain is going nuts for the very British G&T with sales up 18 per cent and even bespoke bars opening to promote the tipple. The Olive Press asked Wendy Williams to find out why

In Boca: The Landings

Jon Clarke discovers one of the true dining secrets of Gibraltar with a Jamaican twist

Good news for choc scoffers this Easter

Regular eaters should stop feeling guilty, say researchers

Spanish bodega goes global

British-owned vineyard launches new wines to challenge prestigious rivals

Hamtastic in the Aracena!

Jon Clarke visits award-winning ham producer Eiriz

Going green in Spain!

Gazpacho has just got sexier

The home of jamon

Aracena is the true spiritual home of the world’s best ham, discovers James Bryce