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Mahon home

Photo by Patricia Esteve

Menorcan cheese has been popular throughout the Mediterranean for centuries more

Nov 12, 2010 1:34 AM EATING AND DRINKING

Seaweed home

Photo by Patricia Esteve

If you're looking for a superfood to help you keep you well in Barcelona, seaweed is an overlooked source of good health and good taste more

Aug 6, 2010 2:57 AM EATING AND DRINKING

In season this month are vegetables, seafood and snails more

May 1, 2010 12:01 AM , EATING AND DRINKING

As the weather improves, market stalls are groaning with delicious vegetables more

Apr 1, 2010 2:00 AM , , EATING AND DRINKING

Cook fresh, cook healthy with food bought at your local 'mercat'. What will you find on stalls this month? more

Feb 25, 2010 10:00 AM , , EATING AND DRINKING 1 Comments

This month, it's all about the vegetables and fruit more

Dec 30, 2009 1:00 AM , , EATING AND DRINKING

As is fitting, meat and veg are in season this month more

Dec 1, 2009 4:45 PM , EATING AND DRINKING

Black peppers - Conserving food - Beetroot more

Aug 28, 2009 3:02 PM , EATING AND DRINKING 1 Comments

Berries - Salsafins de Girona - Octopus more

Jul 27, 2009 3:00 PM , EATING AND DRINKING

In season now, raspberries, peaches, cherries and, er, eels more

Jun 30, 2009 2:21 PM , EATING AND DRINKING

Crisis food

Photo by Patricia Esteve

Traditional cuisines are often treasure troves of recipes showing how to make meals go further, and bring out the best in cheap ingredients. more

May 8, 2009 1:02 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Cooking class with Dominique Heathcote

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Have fun while learning something useful at one of these cooking classes more

Apr 27, 2009 1:22 PM EATING AND DRINKING 2 Comments

Patxoca is a good place to lose those Barcelona winter blues more

Mar 4, 2009 5:59 PM EATING AND DRINKING

While best known for its cod, the Barcelona restaurant La Estrella also lays on some other great dishes more

Dec 1, 2008 9:44 AM EATING AND DRINKING

Mineral water

Photo by Patricia Esteve

Catalunya’s mineral water holds its own against the exotic, pricier alternatives. more

Nov 1, 2008 11:30 AM EATING AND DRINKING 1 Comments

Picada

Photo by Patricia Esteve

The picada is one of the basic components of Catalan cuisine. more

Sep 1, 2008 9:00 AM EATING AND DRINKING

Bread with tomato home

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There's lot of amazing locally-produced food in Barcelona, and here we explain how to recognise it more

Jul 1, 2008 6:17 PM EATING AND DRINKING 1 Comments

Fish stocks

© WWF/Alfonso Rego

Discover which fish are from a sustainable population and you can find in your local Barcelona market more

May 1, 2008 5:48 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Enjoying an ecosafari

Photo by Suzannah Larke

Coming with your family to Barcelona and want to see another side of the city? Why not join an eco-safari? more

May 1, 2008 8:59 AM VISITING

The humble hen's egg is the basis of many traditional dishes (and superstitions) in Catalunya and Spain more

Mar 1, 2008 3:30 PM EATING AND DRINKING