La Galera artisan pottery fair.

We didn’t know quite what to expect here.  I had hoped that I would run in to a particular potter. We bought lots of pottery for the casita from one of the potters in Miravet.  Unfortunately they weren’t there.  There were however over 100 other potters from as far afield as…

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Taramasalata

One of the courses we run here is Cooking for Men which includes some smoking.  Last week whilst at the fish market we saw they had fresh Cod’s Roe.  (Huevos de Lluc) and jumped at the opportunity to do it. We have two smokers here a big one that can…

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Savoury Baked Apples with Belly Pork

Belly pork is sweet and tender with crunchy cracking with a little bit of fat but in a good way.  Traditional accompaniments with pork are apples, onions, and of course sage.  Think sage and onion stuffing with roast pork and apple Sauce. Pork joints here in Spain are rare and never…

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Veggie boxes

When I was in The UK I used to get a Riverford Organic Farm Veggie box, a small one about £8 back then.  There’s an organic farm just down the road from us here and most of their stuff goes up the coast to Organic shops and domestic customers in…

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