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jamon iberico take 2

today’s lunch & food finds are worth a post! / trader joe’s actually had jamon iberico today \ much much less expensive at $55.92 a pound compared to latienda.com’s <4.5x more> / but overall seemed to be of lower quality \ first, it was greasier & second, it did not taste as “fresh”, i.e., it tasted old / similar to the more expensive version though, it was not as salty as prosciutto… 169 more words


Cava and Food, a Perfect Match!

Everyone knows that with so many different styles of Cava to choose from, this Spanish sparkling wine is perfect for drinking on its own, as an… 120 more words

Spanish Foods

Dinner at Black Pig Bistro

A couple of months ago I celebrated my Birthday with J and K at the newish Black Pig Bistro.  I’ve been intrigued by some of their items on the menu but was also a bit worried due to some of the negative reviews mostly stemming around portion sizes vs. 540 more words

Foods of Southern Spain

“One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating.” – Luciano Pavarotti… 902 more words


What are those white dots on the surface of the ham?

You probably have asked yourself this question sometimes after seeing several small white dots on the surface of your ham. What is that? Is there something wrong? 292 more words

Ibérico Ham

Southern Spain Preview

It may take me a few thousand hours to comb through the photos from the week that S and I traveled around Southern Spain with his wonderful parents, R and P. 408 more words