• Travel

    Spanish Sweets

    These are two of my favorite Spanish sweets… First, turrón is a nougat candy. It can be either soft (blando) or hard (duro), and can be made with different nuts or have added flavors (or may even be dipped in…

  • Restaurant Visit/Review,  Spain,  Travel

    Restaurante Taj

    In my recent post about Pep Restaurante (Barcelona), I expressed that my favorite part of Spanish cuisine is the menu-of-the-day. In addition to the places that serve traditional Spanish fare, those that serve international fare have jumped on the bandwagon.…

  • Spain,  Travel

    Hola de Madrid!!

    Hello, all! Nat and I are in Madrid — wasting away endless hours navigating the cobbled streets and enjoying delicious (and some not-so-delicious) international foods. While I have many pictures to share and a handful of restaurant reviews to publish…