White bowl of Catalan veal stew with prunes and potatoes, bowl of parsley, on a wood table

Catalan Veal Stew with Prunes and Potatoes

In this Spanish stew, veal breast is seared then slowly braised in a brew filled with tomatoes, brandy, wine, cinnamon, cayenne pepper, and a bit of chocolate.

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Paella

Paella

Paella, the classic Spanish dish, is given the full treatment here. You don’t need a paella pan to make this paella recipe, either. A Dutch oven will do.

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A square slice of Moorish chicken and nut pie--with chicken pine nuts, almonds, raisins spilling form a puff pastry top and bottom crust

Moorish Chicken and Nut Pie

A Spanish savory pie, Pastela Moruna is related to Moroccan bastila though not as sweet or rich. Rotisserie chicken and puff pastry make this a quick meal.

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Batch of deep-fried oval Spanish serrano ham and chicken fritters in a metal basket

Serrano Ham and Chicken Fritters

These irresistible croquettes, made with ham and chicken, are a favorite in Spanish tapas bars. A great hors d’oeuvre, after-school snack, or nibble.

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A Valencian orange tart with slices of oranges in a circular pattern in a pastry crust

Valencian Orange Tart

This tart is citrus-packed. Thin-skinned oranges are arranged in a flower pattern in a buttery crust that’s brushed with orange marmalade then baked until soft.

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Mushrooms with Garlic and Sherry

Tapas bars feature wonderful combinations of ingredients and these mushrooms in garlic and sherry sauce make a great appetizer. Serve with crusty bread.

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Marinated Idiazábal cheese chunks, garlic, and rosemary on a glass plate

Marinated Idiazábal Cheese

Idiazábal, smoked Spainish cheese, is marinated in a rosemary-thyme-infused oil seasoned with garlic and black pepper. A simple snack or tapas.

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