Catalan Custard Recipe

Catalan Custard | Crèma Catalana

This Spanish custard, called crema, is rich, creamy, and simple to make. The custard is made with milk and cream, so it’s lighter. Serve the crema warm.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Spanish Salt Cod and Potato Spread Recipe

Spanish Salt Cod and Potato Spread

Salt cod, a favorite in Spain, is folded into a warm mashed potatoes that are spiked with garlic and smoothed with olive oil. Perfect for hors d’oeuvre.

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Wild Mushrooms with Herbed Cheese Recipe

Wild Mushrooms with Herbed Cheese

A mix of wild mushrooms topped with an herbed cheese filled with parsley, thyme, chives, and garlic makes for a great tapas or starter.

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Calamari a la Plancha Recipe

Calamari a la Plancha

Calamari a la plancha is squid cooked over a very hot plate–in this case, cast iron skillets. This calamari recipes takes all of 20 minutes to make.

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Meat-Stuffed Peppers, Rioja Style Recipe

Meat-Stuffed Peppers, Rioja Style

Piquillo peppers from Spain are stuffed with ground beef for a simple tapas. They can be coated in egg and flour then deep fried for an elegant take.

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  • 1 H
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Spanish Cinnamon Creme Brulee Recipe

Catalan Cinnamon Crème Brûlée

Smooth, rich, and creamy, this Spanish custard is shot through with cinnamon, lemon, and nutmeg. The burnt sugar topping adds a bit of bittersweetness.

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  • 3 H
  • 1
White Almond Gazpacho Recipe

White Almond Gazpacho

Perfect for a hot summer day, white Spanish gazpacho has the mellow flavor of almonds. Garnish with grapes or try gooseberries for a sweet, tart flavor.

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Catalan-Style Veal Stew Recipe

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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Sherry-Hazelnut Marinade

A versatile marinade for meat and fish, this marinade lends anything a rich nuttiness that you won’t soon forget.

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Paella Recipe

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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  • 1 H, 15 M
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Moorish Chicken and Nut Pie Recipe

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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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
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Serrano Ham and Chicken Fritters Recipe

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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  • 1 H
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