Port Wine is a natural and fortified wine, produced exclusively from grapes from the distinct region of Douro, in the north of Portugal about 100 km east of the city of Porto. Although produced with Douro grapes and stored in the cellars of Vila Nova de Gaia, this alcoholic beverage was known as "port wine"… Continue reading Port Wine
We are already striding towards the arrival of summer and with it the need of relaxing cold drink while enjoying the heat on a terrace by the sea – what could it taste better than a Sangria? Check below one of Sangria's recipes so you can enjoy good times with your friends at home… Ingredients… Continue reading Try the Best Portuguese Sangria
One of the best experiences in Spain, are the Tapas accompanied by a fresh Cañita! Why not take the tip and prepare a Spanish Tapas at home and surprise your friends? Follow the videos below provided by the Tourism of Spain and … good appetite! Recipe for Gilda https://youtu.be/7UHFh0pXUXY Recipe for Spanish Omelette https://youtu.be/Z_pb1HANSSE Recipe… Continue reading Tapas: from Spain to your Home!
Visiting Cuba is always an intense experience. The magic hangs in the air in a mixture of colors, sounds of Cuban music and the energy marked in the smiles of the people! The same happens with its gastronomy, savoring the best of Cuban food, made by someone who knows what they are doing, is an… Continue reading Indulge in the Best Cuban Gastronomy
The holiday season! That time of year when we forget all the exercise, diets, calories, and bikini at beach vacation time ... This is the time of year we cannot live without the Christmas desserts. Last year we posted some sweet suggestions (See Post) but there are so many options that we decided to give… Continue reading Christmas Desserts Around the World!
If you have visited the Algarve already, surely you have experienced sitting on a terrace by the sea having a glass of green wine while enjoying one of the most appreciated dishes in the Algarve - the Clams Bulhão Pato. How about to do it at home? Ingredients (for 4 people) 1 kilo of Live… Continue reading How to make the tastiest Clams “Bulhão Pato” Style …
Now that a little chill is felt in the air, nothing can be better than the comfort of a fireplace to enjoy a good and creamy cup of hot chocolate while planning your next vacation in the sun. Here are 5 quick recipes to make scrumptious hot chocolate! Simple Hot Chocolate with Marshmallow Ingredients: 565… Continue reading Hot Chocolate… What a wonderful companion for the winter!
When you visit Madeira you cannot leave the Island without tasting the most traditional drink – The Poncha. Although there are several versions of this drink nowadays, the traditional Poncha is the most appreciated and can be found a bit everywhere in Madeira. Before leaving Madeira, if you can’t find it at your place, you… Continue reading How to prepare a tastier “Poncha” the most famous Madeira drink!
Gaspacho is a cold soup made with vegetables, mostly tomatoes, cucumber and green pepper. Very popular in southern Portugal and southern Spain is typically consumed during the summer. There are various variations in the recipes, see below our version of the traditional recipe of Gazpacho Andaluz. INGREDIENTS (for 4 Person) 1 kg red tomatoes 70… Continue reading How to Make an Authentic Gazpacho – The Cold Soup of Spanish Andalusia…
La Bodeguita del Medio is a typical restaurant-bar in Havana (Cuba). It is a famous tourist destination because of the personalities which have patronized it: Salvador Allende, the poet Pablo Neruda, the artist Josignacio and many others. La Bodeguita claim to be the birthplace of the Mojito cocktail, prepared in the bar since its opening in 1942, although this is disputed. Numerous celebrities… Continue reading Havana Nights | La Bodeguita del Medio