As you know, Spanish cuisine has a wide variety of dishes, tapas, ingredients and traditions. From north to south, you can enjoy the finest meats, fish, vegetables, rice, and tastiest recipes of
But what stands out is the perfect combination of amazing flavours and healthy
properties of Spanish dishes. In recent year, and every day more, new recipes
are discovered and have success not only for their taste, but for its exotic
charm, and especially how healthy is the use of olive oil, the basic ingredient
of the Mediterranean diet.
But, what are those top dishes or tapas you must try when visiting
? We have
listed the top ten, so you have any doubts when ordering in a restaurant on
your next Spanish adventure. Spain
Spanish Jamon and Chorizo (Spanish cured ham and Spicy red sausage)
Gambas al ajillo (Garlic Prawns)
Medium and small size prawns cooked with garlic and pepper.
Paella (Spanish rice from
Most known and recognized dish from
Pulpo a la gallega (Galician Octopus)
Boiled octopus, then garnished with paprika and salt.
Pescado frito (Fried fish)
Especially sardines and anchovies. Find best fried fish in the south.
Tortilla española (Spanish Omelet)
With potato and onions. Most traditional tapa.
Gazpacho (Cold tomato soup)
It’s a liquid salad actually: cold tomato soup with chunks of vegetables.
Queso manchego (Spanish sheep cheese)
A hard sheep cheese from Castilla
Patatas bravas (Spicy fried potatoes)
Chopped and fried potatoes with a really spicy paprika sauce.