Tapas

Artichoke With Anchovies (Alcachofas Con Anchoas)

Artichoke With Anchovies (Alcachofas Con Anchoas)

Another instant classic in my Tapas collection, this artichoke and anchovies “salad” is perfect for those fishy fans. I know it’s not for everyone, but I personally love anchovies that have been marinated in oil. They are full of flavor and have a good amount […]

Chicken Brochettes

Chicken Brochettes

These chicken brochettes are perfect for any outdoor BBQ or camping trip you have and they are so simple to make. These are a popular tapas dish in Spain which is why I made them and I have to say they will probably be added […]

Spanish Clams (Almejas a la Española)

Spanish Clams (Almejas a la Española)

These Spanish clams are my recreation of one of the restaurants in Valencia’s version I got during a trip there. The restaurant is called El Rinconet and is absolutely fantastic, and should you find yourself in Valencia I definitely recommend it. One of the dishes […]

Cider Chorizo (Chorizo A La Sidra) – Tapas

Cider Chorizo (Chorizo A La Sidra) – Tapas

If you follow Cooking To Entertain at all you’ll know how much of a fan of tapas I am. These little Spanish small plates are a great treat when you’re in Spain and going out for drinks, but they also are great at home. You […]

Bacalao Stuffed Piquillo Peppers (Piquillo Rellenos de Bacalao)

Bacalao Stuffed Piquillo Peppers (Piquillo Rellenos de Bacalao)

Bacalao stuffed piquillo peppers may be one of the more unusual tapas you’ll come across on this site, but it is extremely popular in Spain, and a staple of many restaurants and bars. If you’ve never had piquillo peppers before I implore you to give […]

Jamon Iberico With Mascarpone On Spanish Bread (Tapas)

Jamon Iberico With Mascarpone On Spanish Bread (Tapas)

I’m going to start with the recipe for jamon iberico with mascarpone on this page, because it’s not really necessary, and if that’s all you want to see, no need to scroll down and see my explanation of Jamón ibérico de bellota. 100 grams Jamón […]

Salmorejo

Salmorejo

Salmorejo is a Spanish cold soup similar to gazpacho. The main difference is that this tomato based soup is blended with white bread to give it more thickness. This results in a more creamy soup regarding mouth-feel, as well as lightening the color from tomato […]

Garlic Shrimp

Garlic Shrimp

This recipe uses whole unpeeled shrimp so if you can’t handle that, might as well head back now. This was a recipe I created while in Hong Kong years ago and has always been a favorite of mine. Note that this isn’t the famous Typhoon […]

Gambas Al Ajillo (Spanish Garlic Shrimp)

Gambas Al Ajillo (Spanish Garlic Shrimp)

Click here to jump directly to the gambas al ajillo printable recipe. So I’ve decided to spend November in Spain with my family this year. I remember one of my favorite tapas (small plates) I’ve ever had in the entire country is their Gambas Al […]

Tuna Tapas

Tuna Tapas

Can it even be called tapas if it isn’t something traditionally Spanish? I think yes. Especially because these are a perfect starter for a night out with friends. Whenever I have friends over, I love making a dozen different small dishes like tapas because they […]