Birria

This delicious birria recipe (Mexican beef stew) is so flavorful and comforting, and it’s easy to make in Crock-Pot, Instant Pot or on the...

Ali Martin Third Trimester Pregnancy

Currently

Bon dia from the home stretch of our third trimester here in Barcelona! I can hardly believe it, but we’re now less than two...

Orange, Fennel and Avocado Salad

Orange, Fennel and Avocado Salad

This simple Orange, Fennel and Avocado Salad recipe is tossed with fresh greens and mint, toasted almonds, and a quick honey-citrus dressing.  Feel free...

Favorite Gumbo

Favorite Gumbo

My favorite gumbo recipe is made with a richly-flavored dark roux, your choice of proteins (chicken, sausage and/or seafood), lots of veggies, and served...

"Burnt" Basque Cheesecake (Tarta de Queso)

Basque Cheesecake (Tarta de Queso)

This “Burnt” Basque Cheesecake recipe (known here in Spain as ‘tarta de queso’) is uniquely light, creamy, delicious, caramelized, and so easy to make...

Baked Feta Pasta

Baked Feta Pasta

My spin on TikTok’s famous baked feta pasta recipe is super-easy to make in the oven and tossed with the most irresistible, cheesy, garlicky...

Pimento Cheese

Pimento Cheese

My favorite Southern-style homemade pimento cheese recipe is super-easy to make in just 10 minutes and tastes delicious as a spread, dip, or however...

Chicken Sheet Pan Quesadilla

Chicken Sheet Pan Quesadilla

This Chicken Sheet Pan Quesadilla recipe is easy to make, full of great flavor, and the perfect fun party food to feed a crowd!...

Homemade Cornbread with Honey

Cornbread

My favorite homemade cornbread recipe that’s lightly sweetened with honey, made extra moist with buttermilk, and irresistibly fluffy and delicious. Easy to make in...

Sopa Azteca (Mexican Tortilla Soup) Recipe

Sopa Azteca (Tortilla Soup)

This traditional Sopa Azteca (Tortilla Soup) recipe is made with a simple, richly-seasoned, tomato-chile broth that is ladled hot over crispy tortilla strips and...

Ali Martin in Barcelona Kitchen

Day In The Life

A photo journal of my day yesterday here in Barcelona. ♡ 7:45am: Buenos días from Barcelona. ♡ Getting a late start to the day today,...

Pasta Bolognese

Bolognese Sauce

My all-time favorite bolognese sauce recipe is slow-simmered with a rich tomato base, a delicious blend of beef and pork, and the coziest blend...