Today we had the pleasure of having lunch at Txemas father house. A beautiful man with a an even more beautiful family and home.  

The presenter of the Gazpacho:

 Our gracious host. Jose Juaquin  

Our gracious host. Jose Juaquin  

 Our warm welcome. 

Our warm welcome. 

Rocio, Txemas sister greets us ever so sweetly. With curious eyes and a smile so bright.  

 And so begins the cooking lesson. 

And so begins the cooking lesson. 

on the menu for lunch. 

Gazpacho

Arroz Brut

Gambas

Tarta

Heirbas de la Casa

 The maker of the magic

The maker of the magic

 The watcher of the pot. 

The watcher of the pot. 

 An amazing moment in my mouth. 

An amazing moment in my mouth. 

 The love of a sister and a brother. 

The love of a sister and a brother. 

These two had a very special bond, so sweet of a view.  

 Third plates the charm. 

Third plates the charm. 

 The demonstration of the proper way to prepare and cook gambas. 

The demonstration of the proper way to prepare and cook gambas. 

 What can I say, I'm a Lover. 

What can I say, I'm a Lover. 

 The proper way to pour the hierbas

The proper way to pour the hierbas

 Sometimes you have to put up a fight. 

Sometimes you have to put up a fight. 

 A moment that only the gods could enjoy.    Hierbas a la Masserated Cherries

A moment that only the gods could enjoy.  

Hierbas a la Masserated Cherries

 Views of the house. 

Views of the house. 

There were about 20 bird cages placed around the house, with beautiful treats in each one singing their hearts away. 

 I spy. 

I spy. 

 In the middle of paradise. 

In the middle of paradise. 

 El Protector. 

El Protector. 

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 Mario the Monster

Mario the Monster

 My future stove.  

My future stove.  

 The luck one can have. 

The luck one can have. 

 The spice. 

The spice. 

What a lunch we had. It was so grand to

eat until it hurt. In paradise, with such a lovely chef, with stories and such a lovely character. Thank you Jose Juaquin and Jose Maria for a great feast and moment in life.