Taste The six tapas we chose between the two of us were fried potatoes with smoked paprika sauce
, halloumi, Spanish black pudding and chorizo, chicken skewers with lime and coriander, Spanish meatballs and eggs baked with Serrano ham and piquello peppers.
We had decided to skip dessert for being too full, but I think the place has to be visited another time on a weekend with Plamen's weekend specials like Sarmi or pickled cabbage leaves; Moussaka or layered potatoes with a ground meat sauce; Eggs Panayurski or eggs with paprika sauce
, cheese, yogurt, and garlic; stuffed bell peppers; and St.
Tokaj-style Mangalica tenderloin is luxurious, served over mushroom toast and topped with a goose liver and dill paprika sauce
. It comes to the table with roasted Brussels sprouts and fingerling potatoes for $24.
From Homemade Microwave Popcorn; Carrot Soup with Orange and Ginger; Tofu Burgers; Baked Salmon with Herbs; and Grilled Chicken in Coconut Milk with Spices; to Slow Cooker Ham with Beer and Maple Syrup; Pork Chops with a Mustard Sauce; Filet Mignon with a Creamy Paprika Sauce
; Oven-Roasted Peppers; and Coconut Macaroons.
Moving on, my dear wife declared her PS11.95 main course of noisettes of pork stroganoff in a brandy, mushroom, sour cream, onion and paprika sauce
, served with rice and chips at her request, "very nice" - move over Egon Ronay.
BAKED MEATBALLS AND BEANS IN TOMATO AND SWEET PAPRIKA SAUCE
This is an exceedingly simple recipe packed full of favour and uses baked beans in a clever way SERVES: A GENEROUS 4INGREDIENTS 680g Meatballs - two packets of Inisvale 12 Meatballs 1 tin Campo Largo Baked Beans in Tomato Sauce 1 tin Nostia Chopped Tomatoes 1 onion, chopped 2 cloves of garlic, chopped 2 tbsp Primadonna Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 tsp Kania Sweet Paprika Half a tsp of chicken stock Salt and pepper 1 Preheat the oven to 160degC.
My wife had Szegedinerkraut-fleisch, which was diced lean tender leg of pork, cooked with sauerkraut in a mild paprika sauce
, a dish from the old Austro-Hungarian Empire no less.
This is a dish of strips of tender beef with onions and mushrooms in a brandy, cream and paprika sauce
. It was beautifully flavoured and the beef spot-on.
Other specialities include roast duckling, home-made steak pie, lamb cutlets glazed with mustard and brown sugar, sizzling king prawns with sweet chilli sauce and chicken in paprika sauce
. Lunches are served in the bar and lounge.
PAUL would make a tasty tapa for jubilant Spanish fans, such as a pulpo a la Gallega - Galician octopus with garlic and paprika sauce
. Or he could go in a paella - a paulla, even.
And the Grilled Prawns, which come with a gently tangy tarragon paprika sauce
, don't suffer from any deficiency -- the prawns have the right degree of crunch and the sauce doesn't overpower them.