There’s no question Spain is one of the most fascinating culinary destinations in the world, with vast regions of countryside to explore, amazing history, rich culture and absolutely outstanding gastronomy. A Taste of Spain, have put together “The Ultimate Foodie Tour of Spain”, an 8 days’ group culinary tour through Madrid, La Rioja, the Basque Country and Catalonia. 2014 departures are scheduled for May 18 and October 5.
Some of the tour highlights are
- Savor the great food which Spain is famous for: from Tapas and Paella to Basque Gastronomic Societies and avant-garde cuisine
- Immerse yourself in the vibrant culinary and cultural scene of Madrid, San Sebastian and Barcelona – with accommodation at 4 centrally located hotels
- Visit the colorful Boqueria food market with our local expert chef and join him in a hands-on Mediterranean cooking class
- Enjoy a second – truly unique – cooking class, this time at the famous members-only Gastronomic Society in San Sebastian
- Taste and learn about extraordinary Rioja and Cava wines through private visits to family-run wineries
- Discover the fascinating world of Ibérico ham and Sherry wines on a special meal themed around these extraordinary products
- Experience the diverse cultures, landscapes and foods of Spain by the hand of our local culinary guide
Created in 1999 by a group of Spanish professionals sharing a passion for the cuisine and culture of their country, A Taste of Spain is the local boutique agency specialized in the organization of innovative and exclusively designed culinary tours and services in Spain.
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