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Tapas at their best at Mallorca’s Peccata Minuta

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Cafes and bars / Drink / Eat / Events for foodies / tapas

Spain’s emblematic snacks are taken to a higher level at Mallorca’s Peccata Minuta gourmet tapas events. Organised by the Balearic gastronomic association Chefs(in), they take place two or three times a year and we love to attend. There’s usually one around the time of Balearics Day (March 1st) and another in summer; we’ve also attended an indoor one in the theatre in Lloseta, and an autumn one in an atmospheric cloister in Inca. As you may have gathered, we are big fans! The idea […]

Summer al fresco opera nights at 5-star Castell Son Claret

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Chefs / Eat / Hotels / Sleep

Operatic concerts with a gala dinner included have become a popular summer fixture at Castell Son Claret, the privately owned 5-star hotel in southwest Mallorca.  As the name suggests, this beautiful hotel is in a restored 19th-century former castle, near to the village of Calvià, and it’s an exceptional setting for these summer events. On Saturday, July 8th, the first of Castell Son Claret’s three operatic nights for 2017 – under the banner of Castell Classics – […]

A cool culinary workshop on Mallorca

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Eat / Food

Ilove attending cooking workshops to learn new kitchen skills and there are quite a few opportunities to do just that here on Mallorca. My passion was probably fuelled by the fact that my mum didn’t teach me to cook when I was growing up; I’ve been making up for that ever since! In recent years on Mallorca I have attended a gourmet tapas workshop in Palma, learned to make sushi and, most recently, was at […]