appetizers popular in Spain, sometimes eaten as a meal
small dishes from Spanish cuisine including anything from fish, to meats, to vegetables, hot and cold
Spanish appetizers that can also form an entire meal when many are ordered together. Tapas dishes are generally quite small and can be both simple (fresh olives served with cubes of ham) or elaborate (snails in a spicy sauce). When ordering tapas, it is best to combine a number of dishes together and allow everyone in your party to sample each dish.