Calçotada

Calçotada in Pollensa Mallorca

After seeing some Calçots de Vall for sale at Mercat Olivar in Palma, we decided it was the right time for a calçotada! Calçotadas are tasty, great fun, simple to do and if you want to have one, we’ll show you how. What is a calçotada? A calçotada is a special barbecue party to celebrate … Read more

Homemade ramen noodles

Homemade Ramen Noodles - Pollensa Private Chefs

We spent a little bit of time recently experimenting with making our own homemade ramen noodles to make our homemade ramen taste even better!  Ramen noodles are an alkali noodle, a unique type of noodle that means they are bouncier and chewier than other types of noodles.  We tried drying them but we definitely preferred … Read more

Strawberries

Markets in Mallorca - Local Strawberries - Pollensa Private Chefs

Strawberries are one of the first soft fruits each year and most people associate them with summer. Often enjoyed full ripe raw as a fruit they can be used in different ways such as green strawberries (unripe) and drying them to make crisps.