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My favourite fruit and vegetable stall

When I first lived in Barcelona, way back in 2002, I lived just around the corner from this fantastic hole-in-the-wall fruit and veg stall. Back then the Santa Caterina market was still a building site so it was the obvious … Continue reading

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Cake (part 1 of an occasional series): La Tarta

Hidden away on c/Portal Nou (number 33) there is a trade p√Ętisserie that provides cakes and sweets to hotels, restaurants and private parties. About a year ago they opened a shopfront where they attend to potential new private customers, and … Continue reading

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Pig Stuff

I’m not very good with meat products (oo-er), partly due to having been vegetarian for a large part of my life, and partly through general squeamishness. However after sampling the lentil & chorizo estofada made by my ex-flatmate The Lovely … Continue reading

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