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Food & Drink news & information for Spain

Can you live in Spain AND be vegan? Apparently so...
Food & Drink Sat, Jan 26, 2019

Can you live in Spain AND be vegan? Apparently so...

PARENTS who bring their children up vegetarian or vegan are fighting for schools to cater for their kids in the canteen – often, only meat options are available or, at best, meat or fish, and families who choose not...

Food manufacturers and supermarkets sign up to obesity battle
Food & Drink Sat, Jan 26, 2019

Food manufacturers and supermarkets sign up to obesity...

NATIONAL health authorities have announced a radical crackdown on sugar, salt and saturated fat in supermarket goods, and have managed to get nearly 398 companies on board in its efforts. Around 4,000 packaged products,...

Spanish diet is the healthiest on earth – it's official
Food & Drink Sun, Jan 13, 2019

Spanish diet is the healthiest on earth – it's...

A MEDITERRANEAN diet has long been hailed as one of the most healthy on earth, even though it is said to be in decline in Spain and is far less likely to be the régime of choice in inland areas, where red meat –...

British-made ice-cream nut allergy warning
Food & Drink Tue, Jan 8, 2019

British-made ice-cream nut allergy warning

HEALTH authorities in Spain have warned of an 'undeclared presence of nuts' in strawberry ice-cream cones from the UK distributed in shops in the Comunidad Valenciana. According to the Spanish Consumer, Food...

'Zero' food and drink may not be sugar-free, warns OCU
Food & Drink Tue, Dec 18, 2018

'Zero' food and drink may not be sugar-free, warns...

CONSUMER organisation OCU has warned that 'zero'-branded food and soft drinks are not necessarily sugar-free. No law is in force obliging manufacturers and brand designers to guarantee products labelled as...

Spain's star-studded restaurants: Michelin doesn't mean mega-bucks
Food & Drink Sun, Nov 25, 2018

Spain's star-studded restaurants: Michelin doesn't...

NOW out on the shelves, this year's has awarded or renewed stars for 159 restaurants in Spain – many of which need little introduction, and others which are complete outsiders waiting to be discovered. The annual...

Spain adopts 'Nutri-Score' labelling for supermarket food
Food & Drink Tue, Nov 13, 2018

Spain adopts 'Nutri-Score' labelling for...

SPAIN'S health ministry has launched a nutritional labelling system for all food sold in supermarkets, with five colours and an A-E grading scale. In response to requests of five major global food and drink...

'Cheesy Oscars' give three Spanish brands world top 15 ranks
Food & Drink Wed, Nov 7, 2018

'Cheesy Oscars' give three Spanish brands world top...

THREE cheeses produced in Spain have been elected among the top 15 in the world out of nearly 3,500 others from more than 40 countries – and some of them are very affordable indeed. The Madurat (pictured), created by...

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