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5 Foods To Try In Lanzarote

Almost everyone who comes to the island has tried our famous local dishes like Canarian Potatoes or perhaps Estofado – traditional Lanzarote food. But there are some things we eat here that you may not have tried, so here are some suggestions for you, and we’ve also suggested where to go for our favourite version:…

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Ave del Paraiso Gin

Ave del Paraíso gin made in Lanzarote

We love trying a local gin on our travels, so we wanted to let you know about one made right here in Lanzarote, called Ave del Paraíso. Interestingly this gin originated following a visit to the Glenfiddich whisky distillery in Dufftown, Scotland. It wasn’t that the creator liked whisky, as he doesn’t! Roberto Acuña Elvira was…

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Craft beer tour

Craft Beer Tasting Tour With Wine Tours Lanzarote

Wine Tours Lanzarote are already well known for their tours of the wine region, combining interesting information with tastings and tapas. But we were interested to hear they have started doing Beer tours and we joined them on one a couple of weeks ago to find out more. We started at Los Aljibes de Tahiche…

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Puntillas de Calamar

10 Traditional Lanzarote Foods

Do you want to eat traditional local food when you’re in Lanzarote? Many restaurants produce Spanish or Mediterranean dishes, but if you want Canarian food, here are 10 dishes to try: Papas Arrugadas Sometimes called Canarian potatoes – these are locally grown small potatoes and are boiled in very salty water (originally sea water) in…

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Casa Tomas view

Lanzarote Restaurant Review – Casa Tomas, Costa Teguise

Restaurante Las Caletas Casa Tomas is definitely off the beaten track, it’s a wonderful traditional Spanish restaurant right on the waterfront and within easy reach of Costa Teguise. Situated in the streets at Las Caletas, which is the tiny village between the desalination plant and holiday resort, Casa Tomas is a family run Canarian restaurant…

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La Grieta Malvasía Volcánica de Malpaís de Máguez

Lanzarote wines receive 5 medals at the I Supremum Wine Contest

The Supremum Wine Contest, the first edition of a new Wine Contest covering the Spanish territory, has been very successful for Lanzarote wines. Vino Supremum is organised by Concursosdevino.com and ALAMESA.  It’s a quality contest of wines for sale in Supermarkets and Specialist Shops with a retail price of over €10. Out of 175 wines registered, representing a wide…

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