Joy Of Spanish Cooking

Main Dishes

Saucy Squid

Hola!! Isn’t this weather crazy? Last week it was 65 degrees and I was BBQing and this weekend it’s in the 20’s. So, I am not outside grilling. Instead, I am cooking some cozy, saucy dishes… The other day I made a simple but delicious saucy squid. This dish is very simple to execute, it literally …

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Arróz Negro – Black Squid Ink Rice

  Holaaaa! This dish is traditionally made with rice, cuttlefish (sepia) and the ink of the cuttlefish. I used squid instead of the cuttlefish. In Spain when you go to the fish store and you ask for cuttlefish, the fishmonger will ask you if you want the ink. If you are planning on making black …

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Arroz de Bacalao (Rice with Cod)

Hola! I’ve been wanting to cook this recipe for a long time… because it is something that is super easy, super fast and super delicious. I like to go to the market and see what’s new and fresh in the seafood department, actually I like to look for new ingredients in all of the departments. …

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Hola hola!! I am back from Spain and I am alive! I had such a wonderful time with family and friends in Spain. The wedding day was the BEST, BEST day of my life! It was awesome, and I don’t have the words to properly describe it. I’m sorry that I haven’t posted anything in a while, …


Puff Pastry Tart with Garden Tomatoes

Hola!! Hola from Barcelona! I am nervous,  very nervous. My wedding is right around he corner. (I’ll post some pictures on Instagram). Yay! I can´t wait, but at the same time I have tons of butterflies in my stomach everyday. I guess it’s natural. Everyone tells me not to worry, that everything will be fine. Yes, yes…. but when …

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Watermelon & Feta Salad

Hi there! It has been a while since my last post, but my wedding is right aroung the corner and I’ve been super busy with everything. I hope you can understand. I am leaving next week for Spain! Summer is here, I can’t believe it how time flies. I love this season, and all my …

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