Spanish Food

How to order like locals in Spanish restaurants

¿Para comer ?  (will you be eating ? ) is the first thing most Spanish waiters ask people entering their restaurant. Sounds like a silly question right ? Of course, you want to eat. What else would you do in a restaurant ? See, Spanish culture involves a lot of going out to eat and […]

Private cooking classes in Lanzarote

Ready for some fun cooking time in Lanzarote?

  We’ve taken a big step. We’re now offering private cooking lessons in Lanzarote. Remodelling our future premises is taking much more time than what we thought. We can’t wait to get cooking with you. And we have to say it is all thanks to Jørgen. A cool guy from Norway we met a few […]

Spanish Marmitako Recipe

Marmitako Recipe: A Fishermen’s Dish

  Marmitako recipe is traditional in the Basque country and really common in the North of Spain. It’s also called Marmita or Sorropotun in Cantabria. It’s a delicious fish and potato stew. If you don’t know Marmitako yet, you have to try this recipe. And if you have, well, you know what I’m talking about. […]

Cooking School in Uga Lanzarote

Uga Rocks!

Uga is an incredibly beautiful village in Lanzarote that will be the home of Cook In Lanzarote from now on. Some of you have been asking us to give you more news on Cook In Lanzarote’s project, so here we go! As I was saying, we’ve finally found the right place in the charming village […]

Janubio salt flats Lanzarote

All you need to know about Janubio Salt Flats

Janubio salt flats are the biggest salt flats still producing in the Canary Islands. Their amazing colours are a must-see for tourists in Lanzarote. The salt industry used to be very important in the Canary Islands. The island of Lanzarote counted with 26 salt production sites back in the 1940’s. We can still see remains […]

Los Hervideros grottoes - Lanzarote

Los Hervideros: Massive Nature Art Work

  Los Hervideros (the English translation would be The Bubbling Sources) were formed by a lava flow meeting the Atlantic ocean back in the 18th century. The result is a peculiar landscape formed by amazing shades of black, red and blue… Definitely to be seen on a sunny day. Lanzarote was struck by a series […]

Lanzarote's famous potatoes with green and red sauces

Food: 5 Dishes You Have to Eat in Lanzarote

Food lovers will find a lot more than 5 mouth-watering dishes in Lanzarote’s traditional gastronomy. Of course. And we’ll talk to you about all the other ones right here, on this blog. You’ll have to be patient, though, we’re just starting. This article is for food amateurs coming for a few days to Lanzarote and […]

Torrijas recipe

Torrijas Recipe: Spanish Easter Classic

  Torrijas recipe is traditionally cooked during Easter time (Semana Santa) in Spain. This typical bread pudding is delicious and really easy to prepare. Only in Madrid, 8 millions torrijas are eaten during the week before Easter. Every Spanish household has its own recipe. Historically, depending on each family’s wealth, the Torrijas were made with […]

Famara - Lanzarote

The day we fell in love with Lanzarote

Moving to Lanzarote was just a crazy dream a few months ago… The day we took this picture of the amazing Famara beach, we knew we wanted a radical change in our lives and that change would happen here, in Lanzarote. We had no idea how or when we would make it but we knew […]

Lanzarote's Underwater Museum by Jason DeCaires Taylor

All you need to know about Lanzarote’s underwater museum

British artist Jason DeCaires Taylor chose Lanzarote to install an underwater museum. The first of its kind in the Atlantic Ocean. DeCaires already worked on a similar project in Cancun (Mexico) in 2009. More than 500 sculptures became an artificial reef known as the MUSA museum (Museo Subacuático de Arte). The first sculptures of the […]

Famara Beach - Lanzarote

Romantic Things to Do in Lanzarote

Are you visiting Lanzarote with your loved one? This article is for you. Whether you’re here for Valentine’s day or not, check out these romantic things to do in Lanzarote. Let me be honest: I’m not a Valentine’s Day enthusiast. I’d rather be classified in the group that prefers to find romantic things to do including […]

Spanish Sardine Tapa Recipe

Sardines in vinegar banderillas recipe #WorldTapasDay16

  We were so excited to discover there was a World Tapas Day, our chef created a recipe for the occasion. If you’re a Spanish cuisine newbie, tapas are a special way of eating in bars whilst having a drink. In Spanish tapas bars, you’re served small portions of bigger dishes, skewers called banderillas, bread […]