Lentil Soup with Tomatoes, Vegetables, and BaconFun Fact: Lentils are believed to bring good luck in Italy, and eating them on New Year’s Eve, shortly after midnight, is a long-standing tradition. The flat legumes were thought to resemble Roman coins, which is why they became associated with wealth and prosperity.
Calderta de pescado menorquin inspired fish stewfrom Chef Alex Raij Inspired by the cooking of Menorca, this tomato forward fish stew is finished with an almond picada that thickens, flavors, and adds a nutty and a toasted garlic aroma. Its satisfying, deep flavors are conveniently achieved with the help of your pantry, freezer and few fresh staples. Watch Alex prepare this dish
Salmorejo (Chilled Spanish tomato soup)from Chef Jonah Miller “At Huertas, we steer clear of some of Spain’s most famous fare – preferring to introduce our guests to food and drink that they may have never tried. It can be challenging the avoid some of the classics, like paella and sangria, which are so often poorly prepared, but sing when