About Tenerife

The A to Z of Tenerife, Part 1

April 28, 2020 Jack 0

A couple of years ago A to Zs of travel destinations were all the rage so, even though I liked the idea, we kept away from doing one for Tenerife as, well, everybody seemed to be doing them. […]

Food & Drink

Gastronomic specialities in different parts of Tenerife

May 22, 2019 Jack 0

A while ago we ate in a restaurant which had one of those map place mats. It wasn’t the typical Tenerife map you find in quite a few trad and casual restaurants, it was more interesting in that it highlighted areas by their gastronomic specialities in jaunty, cartoon fashion. […]

About Tenerife

The Gofio Mill and the Energy Bar

July 21, 2015 Jack 0

Gofio is one of those strange ingredients every Tinerfeño grows up with, yet many of the millions of visitors who pass through Tenerife are totally unaware of its existence. […]

Escaldón de Gofio
Food & Drink

Have You Tried Escaldón de Gofio?

October 15, 2012 Jack 4

In Canarian homes, escaldón de gofio often accompanies Canarian stews and broths like pucheros or cazuelos but in some traditional restaurants it turns up on the starters menu. […]