Moonraker Morsels

A Barcelona food blog

Les Truites

There can’t be many restaurants started by an ex-waiter who can barely cook that go on to shine. Yet give a man a pan, some eggs and teach him how … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

Horchata

It’s that time of year again, the overheard heavy sighs as the heat starts to get to us all, the irritable tourists who’ve been tromping round all day without taking … Continue reading

August 17, 2013 · 4 Comments

Els Sortidors del Parlament

What were once the blue graffitied doors of a mechanic’s workshop on Sant Antoní’s C/Parlament have now been transformed into the welcoming entrance of the very modern bodega ‘Els Sortidors … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Elsa y Fred

A combination of visitors, a bad back and frozen hands in a cold flat (the worse thing about a Barcelona winter) have kept me away from the laptop of late.  … Continue reading

December 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ca L’Estevet

I used to think happiness was a steaming bowl of soup, a luscious, rich ice cream or chicken slowly barbecued with lots of spices. I was wrong. Happiness is having … Continue reading

July 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Festa de Calçots in Valls

The post-Christmas festivities, although tinged with sadness at leaving loved ones back on the island, are not tainted in Barcelona by the January blues. The welcome light and sun that … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

La Cervesera Artesana

For those of us Brits who love our new Catalan home or visiting city yet at the same time hanker after the familiarity and flavours of home, we should look … Continue reading

November 6, 2011 · 2 Comments