A CULINARY PHOTO JOURNAL

By NATE GRAY (CPHOTOJ) | Traveling for food, cooking and culture.

Taberna Alhambra tapas bar in Madrid, Spain...

A Culinary Photo Journal

Gambas a la plancha at Taberna Alhambra in Madrid, Spain...

A Culinary Photo Journal

The streets of Madrid, Spain near Mercado de San Miguel....

Oysters at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Gooseneck barnacles (percebes) at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Langoustines, crabs and sea snails at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Razor clams, scallops & cockles at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Carabinero de Huelva (giant red shrimp) at El Señor Martín in Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Percebes (goose barnacles) at El Señor Martín in Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Sliced Carrasco Guijuelo gran reserva Jamón Ibérico De Bellota (acorn fed Iberian ham) at Mas Gourmets in Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Carrasco Guijuelo Jamón Ibérico De Bellota at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Aceitunas rellanas or bombas (stuffed olives) at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Mas d’en Gil Bellmunt Priorat (DO) wine at Pinkleton & Wine in Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Tostadas de gulas al ajillo ("baby eels" in garlic on toast) at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Tostadas de bacalao confitado (cod cooked in oil on toast) Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

Padrón peppers (pimientos de Padrón) at Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid, Spain...

A rainy day on the streets of Madrid, Spain...

Chorizo Ibérico de Bellota at Arturo Sánchez in Mercado San Ildefonso in Madrid, Spain...

Mercado San Ildefonso in Madrid, Spain...

Venta del Barón D.O.P. olive oil (aceite de oliva) from Córdoba for sale in Madrid, Spain...

COVAP Lomo Ibérico de Bellota (acorn fed Iberian pork loin) in Madrid, Spain...

Tio Pepe dry palomino fino sherry in Madrid, Spain...

Whole hams at a supermarket in Madrid, Spain...

A view of the streets of Embajadores in Madrid, Spain...

Secreto & carrillada montados at Carnicería Manolo Lago in Mercado San Fernando in Madrid, Spain...

Mercado San Fernando in Madrid, Spain...

The Tio Pepe sign in Puerta del Sol, Madrid, Spain...