Escalivada
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Escalivada

One of Catalonia’s top entreés is the escalivada or in English grilled and seasoned veggies. It is quite easy to make and as it is served cold it is perfect for the summer. The grilled vegetables can be served ‘plain’ as an appetizer or are perfectly served on traditional Spanish farmer’s bread. Sandwiches will also … Continue reading

Goulash
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Goulash

Before the summer heat finally breaks through let’s enjoy some savoury Hungarian delicacy: Goulash. Although it originated in medieval Hungary as a traditional shepherd stew, it has become popular among all central, eastern and northern European countries. If you try this recipe make sure to use meat which has been “well-exercised” and rich in collagen … Continue reading