Appetizers

Meatballs Arrabbiata

Meatballs Arrabbiata

Jump To Recipe Fusion Alert! I like messing around with different recipes I have on the site, and figuring out other things that would go well together. This one is a combination of my Caramelized Onion Meatballs, with an arrabbiata sauce from my pasta all’arrabbiata. […]

Salmon Caviar Blini

Salmon Caviar Blini

Jump To Recipe Living in Ukraine, blini, or mlyntsi as they are known here, are seemingly at every holiday gathering. They can be eaten by themselves, but more often they are accompanied with a topping like cheese, caviar, sour cream, or cured meat. In this […]

Caramelized Onion Meatballs In Mushroom Sauce

Caramelized Onion Meatballs In Mushroom Sauce

Jump To Recipe In my article A Comprehensive Guide To Tapas In Granada I mentioned that one of my absolute favorite tapas I ever got was just some simple albondigas from EntreBrasas. While I didn’t know how to recreate their meatballs of course, I set […]

Shrimp Guacamole Spoons

Shrimp Guacamole Spoons

Jump To Recipe Another addition to my tapas series is a twist on the classic Spanish Langostinos con guacamole. As it is not so easy to find langoustines in Eastern Europe, I’ve settled with my favorite Argentinian Red Shrimp instead. These sweetest of shrimps complement […]

Pollo Bravas (Chicken Skewers With Bravas Sauce)

Pollo Bravas (Chicken Skewers With Bravas Sauce)

Jump To Recipe This recipe for pollo bravas is quite similar to my chicken brochettes recipe, except for the fact I add a sauce after instead of a marinade before. This makes these chicken skewers with bravas sauce an almost no-prep meal. Simply chop up […]

Perfect Padron Peppers

Perfect Padron Peppers

Jump To Recipe Ahhh one of Spain’s national treasures. These perfect Padron Peppers are one of my absolute favorite tapas, and I like to think I know a thing or two about that subject. The funny thing is, when I wrote The Comprehensive Guide To […]

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts With Bacon And Shallot

Sauteed Brussels Sprouts With Bacon And Shallot

Jump To Recipe I never understood the hate for Brussels Sprouts until I heard that people eat them steamed. I pretty much thinking steaming vegetables is the absolute worst way to cook them, so you’ll never see me upload a recipe for steamed veggies. For […]

Fried Mussels

Fried Mussels

Jump To Recipe I’m finally back home after my travels in Spain, but I think I’ve permanently got an addiction to tapas. These fried mussels are a perfect snack to make whatever the weather, provided you can get decent mussels. There is only a few […]

Banana Bacon Bites

Banana Bacon Bites

Now I know this may look weird, but hear me out. Bacon…bananas…salty….sweet. What’s not to love. To be honest I was a little apprehensive when I first saw this at a tapas bar when I was writing my article A Comprehensive Guide To Tapas In […]

Endive And Salmon Barquettes

Endive And Salmon Barquettes

These tasty little endive and salmon barquettes are so easy to make, and are a great addition to any dinner party. Whether a black tie affair, a Spanish tapas night, or just hanging out with some friends, you can prepare these quickly and please everyone. […]