Our Top 5 Favorite Foods in Valencia

Chuck Wed, 2014-07-30 07:30

As our profiles say, we're dining, wining, and dancing our way through Europe. We've really enjoyed the food and drink in Valencia, and here's our countdown of our top 5 favorites.

 

5. Wine, Sangria, and Beer...Oh My!

It's tasty, cold, and inexpensive!

 

 

 

 

Muy frio cerveza! Chuck's favorites: Mahou and San Miguel    

 

 

 

NOBODY makes Sangria like Valencians!

 

 

4. The Seafood

It's great being on the Mediterranean and tasting the fruit of the sea!

 

 

 

Steamed Mussels - Lori's Favorite!

 

 

 

Fresh Fish at the Market

 

 

Captain's Platter Spanish Style!

 

 

3. The Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

Fresh from the market every day.

 

 

 

Just-Picked Fresh!

 

 

 

2. Paella

The local Valencian paella with chicken. I can always pick out the beans!

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. And of course, the tapas!

Yummy bits of meats, olives, fish, veggies...the choices seem endless. Variety IS the spice of life!

 

 

 

 

Patatas Bravas - Fried Potatoes with Hot Sauce and Mayo

 

 

 

 

Tosta with Egg, Blood Sausage, and Grilled Peppers - Chuck said it was scrumptious (I wonder about him sometimes!)