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Tasting Lanzarote Food Festivals

Saborea Lanzarote, which translates to Tasting Lanzarote have announced the dates of their food festivals to be held on the island during 2018. Feria del Queso y la Cabra The annual cheese fair which takes place in the town centre & holiday resort of Playa Blanca, will be held on the 24th & 25th March…

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Lanzarote Restaurant Review – Devon Restaurant

I’d heard good things about the Devon Restaurant and Bar and, being from the west country myself, I had been intending to give it a try. The opportunity arose when I won a steak dinner for two in a Monster Radio competition. The restaurant is a small, cosy family-run place on the front at Matagorda,…

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Jurassic Kingdom Crazy Golf Adventure & Noodlebox

We recently had a fun night out with friends in Puerto del Carmen, which involved playing a round of mini golf and trying the new Noodlebox restaurant in the Biosfera Plaza shopping centre. Rooftop Entertainment, situated on the top floor of the Biosfera Plaza has some fun things to do for all the family. We’ve…

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Lanzarote Recipe – Sangria

Every restaurant on the island seems to have a different Sangria recipe ranging from watery fruit juice to a “blow your head off” concoction with Cointreau thrown into the mix. And in between, there are several really excellent varieties of the drink, which has become synonymous with enjoyment in the sunshine. Here’s our Lanzarote Information…

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Lanzarote Restaurant Review – La Cofradia, Playa Blanca

If you like fresh fish, then you can’t go wrong by visiting one of the Cofradía de Pescadores restaurants around the island of Lanzarote. The Cofradía de Pescadores is the fishing association in the old harbours, so they can be found in Playa Blanca, Puerto del Carmen and Arrecife. We visited their fish restaurant in…

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Salt Baked Fish

Lanzarote Recipe – Salt Baked Fish

If like us, you love fresh fish in Lanzarote, here’s the simplest of recipes which tastes amazing! A Lanzarote recipe anyone can make. Buy two fresh fish and a bag of coarse sea salt (Salinas de Janubio if possible) from the supermarket. We like Sama Dorada with this recipe, ask the fishmonger to clean the fish…

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Lanzarote winners at the World Cheese Awards 2017-18

This year’s edition of the World Cheese Awards, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, took place in Tobacco Dock in London. Over 3,000 cheeses from 35 countries took part on this competition with 250 judges, that represented 29 different nations, choosing the winners in a blind tasting system. 36 Canarian cheeses received prizes: 16…

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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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