Ingredient Spotlight: Olive Oil

Ingredient Spotlight: Olive Oil

Point to Jaén on the map. If you’re like most people, chances are you don’t even know where to begin. This Andalusian region sandwiched between Cordoba and Murcia is largely overlooked by tourists and deemed a kind of “middle of nowhere” by many—yet it is considered the world capital of olive oil.  This region, crosshatched Continue reading Ingredient Spotlight: Olive Oil

Ingredient Spotlight: Mallorcan Flor De Sal

Ingredient Spotlight: Mallorcan Flor De Sal

There’s more to salt than just kosher. If you’re a foodie or an avid cook, chances are you have a salt, or maybe two, that you love. Maybe you even get fanatical about your favorite. French fleur de sel, English Maldon sea salt, Himalayan pink salt, grey Celtic sea salt from Brittany, Hawaiian black lava Continue reading Ingredient Spotlight: Mallorcan Flor De Sal

Ingredient Spotlight: Espelette Pepper

Ingredient Spotlight: Espelette Pepper

The Basques love their peppers! Flash-fried until blistered, roasted, stuffed, pickled, used in sauces, dried and ground for sprinkling… Gernika peppers, guindillas, piquillos… Take a walk through the market, and it’s a bevy of bright varieties, shapes and sizes; pop into a pintxo bar and expect an assortment of different takes. But perhaps the most Continue reading Ingredient Spotlight: Espelette Pepper

{FREE EBOOK} The Mimo Guide To Ham Carving

{FREE EBOOK} The Mimo Guide To Ham Carving

Mimo Sevilla cooking school opens its doors for a second season on October 2.  To celebrate, we are kicking off class — and free of charge! We have created the Mimo Guide to Ham Carving, based on tricks we’ve been taught by the experts.  And this 22-page guide is now available for download in just Continue reading {FREE EBOOK} The Mimo Guide To Ham Carving

The Top 10 Foods You Must Try In The Algarve

The Top 10 Foods You Must Try In The Algarve

Oh the Algarve coast, how we adore you! It’s easy to fall in love with this stunning region skirted by sandy beaches, capped with rugged cliffs, and dotted with the prettiest of whitewashed villages. Surprisingly, though, the cuisine is often overshadowed by that of its eastern neighbor. Here at Mimo we know that is unfair, Continue reading The Top 10 Foods You Must Try In The Algarve

The Top 10 Foods You Must Try When You Visit San Sebastián

The Top 10 Foods You Must Try When You Visit San Sebastián

This sliver of a city nestled up on Spain’s northeast coast has got it all: sandy beaches, shimmering sea dotted with surfers, a cluster of mountains and vineyard strewn hills, an atmospheric old town…and then there’s the food. This culinary mecca has more Michelin stars per capita than anywhere else in the world. Food is Continue reading The Top 10 Foods You Must Try When You Visit San Sebastián

THE TOP 10 FOODS YOU MUST TRY WHEN YOU VISIT MALLORCA

THE TOP 10 FOODS YOU MUST TRY WHEN YOU VISIT MALLORCA

Between the postcard-pretty coves, rugged hills and Tramuntana mountains spiked across the island, and sleepy honey-hued hilltop towns that seem stuck in time, Mallorca is endlessly enchanting. The rustic island is full of charms, and its food, simple and hearty peasant fare grounded in the agricultural nature of the land, is one of them. We Continue reading THE TOP 10 FOODS YOU MUST TRY WHEN YOU VISIT MALLORCA

Mimo Does Corporate Travel, Too!

Mimo Does Corporate Travel, Too!

Mimo is a pioneering food and travel company focused on culinary experiences. Allow us to create the perfect incentive trip to reward your team, drawing on our unbeatable locations across Spain and Portugal. Do something different for this year’s corporate event. Allow Mimo to plan a getaway for your clients. Whoever your audience and whatever Continue reading Mimo Does Corporate Travel, Too!