Basic Ingredients for Valencian Cooking

Valencian cooking uses many possible ingredients, but a smaller core set will allow even a beginner to produce authentic Valencian dishes. Valencian cuisine is unique. Melding the traditions of Northern and ...

Spanish Cuisine: From Seafood to Gazpacho

Historic and Culinary Traditions of Spain The following is a guest post by Janet Monroe, proprietor of The Portland Ale House in Valencia. Spanish cuisine is dominated by fresh produce, light seasonings, ...

Horchata and Fartons – A Popular Valencian Treat

Healthy Chufa Nuts - An Important Part of Valencian Agriculture Made from chufa nuts, the Spanish drink of horchata is delicious and good for you. Filled with antioxidants, Chufa grows best in Spain around V...

Paella & Other Traditional Valencia Rice Recipes

Where to Go for a Taste of Valencian Paella and Other Rice Dishes Paella is the best known Spanish dish internationally, but to sample the real thing you should head theĀ our charming region of Valencia, wher...

A Calendar of Valencian Food Festivals

Food and wine festivals catering for every taste as well as fiestas and culinary events take place throughout the year in the region of Valencia. The city of Valencia offers many and varied tasty reasons to ...