When people talk about Spain, the first thing that comes to mind is the delicious Spanish traditional dishes. You might have tried some of the Spanish cuisine in your own country, but you have to try out the original taste of the dishes in Spain. The Spanish cuisine is famous for its colourful presentation, unique aromas and also the touch of Mediterranean flavours. You might be surprised if there are some people who migrated to Spain just for the food! There are plenty of cuisines that are worth trying but here we have listed out the Top 5 “Must EAT” when you visit Spain.
For the rice/carb lover, you must not miss out Paella (pronounced as pah:EH:yah). Paella is a traditional rice dish originated from Valencia. The most common types of Paella- Valencian Paella (consists of white rice, vegetables, meat such as chicken, duck, rabbit meat and snails, green beans, and spices), Seafood Paella (replaces the meat with seafood and omits the beans and green vegetables), and Paella Mixta (a freestyle mixture). All types of Paellas use olive oil and are serve in a shallow pan.
Tapas is also a must try in Spain. Your visit to Spain is not complete until you have try out the tapas. Tapas is not a type of dish; they are some sorts of little meals/ appetizers. Different restaurants are actually serving different types of tapas. Therefore, there is a never ending list of tapas for you to try out all over Spain. Tapas may be served cold (mixed olives and cheese) or hot (spicy sausages with bread, chopitos). Just pick whichever you like and we can assure you that you will never regret trying out the little meal.
This is the Spanish traditional version of omelette; consists of eggs, potatoes, and onions. It is a common dish in Spain and often served cold.
This dish can be served cold, as a soup, salad or even stew. It is made of ripe tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, bread, pepper, and cucumber. The ingredients are blended together until smooth. Seems simple but the taste is a bomb!
Gambas Ajillo (Grilled Prawn)
It is one of the common dish in tapas bars, Gambas Ajillo is a sizzling dish of prawns in olive oil seasoned with garlic, green chili, and parsley.
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