PATATAS BRAVAS

A potato by any other name would still taste as good. Sometimes I really can’t be bothered to think about what I want to eat when I’m in a tapas bar. Or sometimes I just find myself in a tapas bar and think ‘I should eat something.’ Sometimes I just want to stuff my face…

TORTILLA

‘Well that’s not what I thought a tortilla was at all.’ The American expressed surprise at not being presented a soft, pale cornflour flat bread. ‘Yes, we’re not in Mexico.’ I smiled back. The problem with the word tortilla is that, around much of the world, it is famed in Tex-Mex, or Mex, restaurants, as…