Alicia Hernandez

BIO:
Alicia Hernández is a journalist, traveller and gastroholic. She is convinced that sharing food and drink is one of life's greatest pleasures, so her blog is packed with gastronomy tips and trends featuring all the flavours of Madrid. Follow me on Twitter: aliciahpascual

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Do you like cheese?

Categoría: Food & Drink September 3, 2018
Do you like cheese?

If you’re a cheese lover, this is right up your street. Madrid is home to a number of splendid temples in which to discover, taste and buy artisan cheeses, those precious jewels that come from small dairies in Spain, France or the United Kingdom, all made with tender loving care and natural products. To learn …

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After work in Madrid

Categoría: Food & Drink October 28, 2016
After work in Madrid

Leaving work and unwinding, or – and this essentially amounts to the same thing – enjoying a nice cocktail, beer, wine or vermouth along with something tasty to eat is what the ‘after work experience’ is all about. Make a note of these addresses and end the day with a well-deserved treat.…

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Flavours of India

Categoría: Food & Drink June 1, 2016
Flavours of India

From 23 to 26 June, Madrid will be playing host to the entire Bollywood film industry as the city celebrates the annual prizes awarded by the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA). To get a feel for the occasion, you could go to Lavapiés, where most of Madrid’s Indian population lives, and eat chicken Tikka …

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A day in Platea

Categoría: Food & Drink May 22, 2015
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When someone asks me what Platea is, I almost have to take a deep breath so I can explain in one go, all that it encompasses. It could be summed up as a superb gastronomy space on almost 6,000 square metres, with the signature of renowned chefs (6 Michelin stars). But it’s much more than …

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MadrEat: cooking takes to the streets

Categoría: Food & Drink April 16, 2015
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It was only a matter of time before (good) street food arrived in Madrid. MadrEat has made the dreams of fans of authentic street food come true. Held every third weekend (the 6th edition will be from 17 to 19 April), MadrEat features nomadic cooking by the best chefs and restaurants in Madrid, …

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