With an eclectic mix of herbs and spices, it's no wonder the Spaniards have extraordinary cuisine.
A Spanish night out wouldn't be complete without tapas.
Food from the regions of Spain - Bountiful and rich in culture, Spain has a wide variety of decadent dishes to enjoy.
Want to cook Spanish-style?
Choose from any of these delectable Spanish recipes.
Piperade (vegetable omelette) - A fresh and healthy breakfast twist.
La rioja paella (meat dish) - Try this chicken, chorizo, rabbit and snail tummy filler.
Valencian paella (paella with mussels) - The difference between the La rioja and the Valencian Paella? Magnificent mussels in the latter.
Leche frita (fried custard slices) - This custard treat is oh! so sweet.
Lamb Catalan style - The melting pot of all things fatty and delicious.
Migas de pastor (crumbly bacon and garlic bread tapas) - Serve with white grapes, spicy sausage and fried eggs.
Estofado de carne de toro (beef with vegetables) - Serve with crusty Spanish country bread.
Jacoba Budden's Spanish meal - When it comes to food, the Spanish mean business.
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