Posts Tagged “Food”

More Beer, Tapas & Making No Sense in Granada

By | July 18, 2011

Charlie bumped into a couple named Francois and Laura, he met at a hostel in Cordoba. They were travelling from France throughout Spain for a few weeks. What’s the best way to chat on a beautiful summer day in Granada? Have some canas and tapas of course!! It was starting to get into evening, so […]

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First cana & tapas in Granada.

By | July 14, 2011

Walking through the Arabic Market looking for a place to grab a drink, Charlie & I found a bar with the sign offering a caña with your choice of Tapas for €1.70. Sounded good, so we went in and ordered our first caña in Granada. A caña is what the Spaniards call a small draft […]

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You lied! I’m eating pig’s ears! Why are Spanish people so in love with pig’s? lol

By | July 11, 2011

After our yummy Tapas, Sergio and I made our way to a restaurant where we sat down. He ordered for us Spanish Ham Croquettes ( Croquetas de Jamón) and something else that he said was torro which means bull in Spanish. Interesting, so I tried being I was in Spain. Yuk! It was crispy, and […]

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If you were a smart business man in Canada, you’d give free Tapas and your bar would be packed!

By | July 11, 2011

A full day of walking around Madrid, and it was now time to meet up with my friend Sergio, who was my first Couch Surfing host I met in the summer of 2009. I was to meet him La Puerta de Acala at 7:30 p.m. I actually had met him earlier in the day back […]

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Spain is a ham country! Jamon!

By | July 4, 2011

There is no where in the world you will see so much ham in your life, than in Spain. Ham is everywhere, and I mean everywhere! Returning to Spain, I was actually excited to eat a jamon sandwich from my jamon memories of 2009. You think I am joking about this jamon business, but they […]

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