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History of Chocolate

History of Chocolate You may did not know that the arrival of chocolate in Europe was from Barcelona. Yes it was!!! When Christopher Columbus arrived in Barcelona in 16th century, he presented a lots of great gifts to King Charles Ferdinand and Queen Isabella, which included cocoa beans. The seeds were mistakenly thought to be …

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What is Paella?

What is Paella? Without any doubt one of Spain‘s most popular and well-loved culinary delights is Paella. A traditional rice-based dish cooked with seafood, chicken, meat or even vegetables. The most traditional Valencian paella is a mixture of meat, chicken or rabbit (or both), green and white beans and other vegetables, but seafood is also common, …

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