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Home-made torrijas

Category: Food & Drink April 1, 2020
El Riojano’s torrijas are always singled out as some of the best in Madrid. Now you can make them yourself!

El Riojano’s torrijas are always singled out as some of the best in Madrid. Now you can make them yourself!

They’re the quintessential Easter treat, with a history stretching back centuries. And they’re so easy to make at home! With the help of our friends from El Riojanowe’ll show you how to make the best torrijas (Spain’s answer to French toast). In addition to sweetening up the holidays, they’ll give you a nice jolt of energy.

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