Moonraker Morsels

A Barcelona food blog

Mercat del Pagès at Colonia Güell

The Sunday closing of shops and markets, although welcome as a day of rest, can mean that after a week at work, Saturday becomes a toss up between taking a … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

Papa Serra

Spain is a diverse country with a culinary heritage to match. Navigating the culinary map, whether you live here or are just passing through, can be a challenge that requires … Continue reading

November 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barcelona BBQ spaces

As you may have seen elsewhere on this blog I contribute monthly to the miniguide in Barcelona. I usually reserve the article just for my Facebook page or the archive … Continue reading

July 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ferran Adrià and elBulli. ‘Risk, Freedom and Creativity’ exhibition

They say patience is a virtue but when it came to this exhibition I was never going to be able to stay away long. Three days in I was through the doors … Continue reading

April 9, 2012 · 4 Comments

Barcelona Beer Festival, 9th, 10th and 11th of March

Beer lovers of Barcelona rejoice as the second weekend of March brings a torrent of artesan ales produced in Catalonia, Spain, Europe and United States to the luminous city in the … Continue reading

February 28, 2012 · 6 Comments

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