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Tapas Recipe Book

Spanish tapas recipes with traditional food and cooking from Spain:

tapas recipes
A Tapas recipe book is a must for those with a love of traditional meals from Spain. They are usually served as small portions of highly flavoured food which are enjoyed at a leisurely pace in the company of friends and family. These snacks and appetisers are served hot or cold with a mixture of vegetarian and meat dishes.

The Drummer Boy

The Drummer Boy is my latest novel about the ghost of a Gordon Highlander Drummer Boy from the Battle of Waterloo who haunts a modern day army nurse.

Chapters take place in modern day Aberdeen, at the Noose & Monkey bar and restaurant as well as His Majesty’s Theatre and Garthdee. Other scenes take place at Tidworth and during the Napoleonic War.

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Tapas Book

The first that we would like to recommend is The Little Tapas Book. As the title suggests it is a handy volume that is small enough to fit in most kitchens. From the moment you pick it up you know you are in for a treat because of its padded cover that is a joy to hold. Then there are the vibrant photos that start from the front cover and continue throughout. There are photographs for most of the recipes with additional pictures from around Spain showing life in bars and the culture including the countryside, bullfighting, agriculture, markets and cuisine. The food looks ever so appetising and will encourage home cooking.

This is also light on the purse or wallet and so dives straight into the delicious Spanish tapas recipes though sadly there is no introduction to the culture of traditional Spanish food.

Instead the reader gets over 60 recipes which are easy to prepare and cook at home using a wide range of ingredients that are widely available throughout popular UK shops.

Each Spanish recipe has the preparation time, cooking time and the quantity each will make as well as list of ingredients and step by step instructions.

Below is a photo of grissini wrapped in smoked salmon:
grissini wrapped smoked salmon

They are broken down into three sections of meat, seafood and vegetarian. So readers will discover how to make Chorizo in cider, meatballs or chilli beef quesadillas in the meat tapas food section.

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Traditional Spanish cooking recipes include fried pastries with seafood, prawn fritters, pan-fried calamari, tuna empanadas, scallop fritters and olive tapenade.

Vegetarian recipes for tapas include tortilla, chargrilled vegetable skewers, pizza, polenta chillies, bondas, garlic mushrooms and potato and goat's cheese and herb tortilla.

Below is a photo of Spinach Feta Triangles
Spinach Feta Triangles

It was published by Murdoch Books in 2011.

There is a mixture of warm and cold snackc that will appeal to all tastes. It is full of easy tapas recipes that will delight your guests and family. The ingredients can readily be purchased in Britain so that you can quite easily learn how to cook at home. If you only have room for one book on your kitchen shelf do make it this one.

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cheese sticks

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lamb filo cigars

Spanish tapas recipes

tapas food

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ham empanadas

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