We are a Spain-based company highly specialized in the design and organization of culinary programs for the international traveler. Our offer includes pre-designed and customized gourmet food and wine tours throughout Spain, covering all topics and regions. Our broad range of programs includes traditional & avant-garde cooking classes, food & wine tasting and tapas tours as well as one-week culinary tours or shorter excursions, meeting your different requirements in terms of length of the tour.
They are designed to provide unique culinary experiences, "once in a life time" immersion in one of the most interesting culinary and cultural destination. We offer a genuine approach to both the most traditional roots of Spanish cooking and to the most outstanding cuisine made at the moment in Spain by revolutionary modern chefs. Discover the authentic cuisine and culture of Spain in a personalized and professional manner.
We are frequent collaborators of food writers, chefs, culinary institutions and other culinary professionals in the organization of their culinary trips to Spain. We are proud member of the IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals) and Slow Food. For more information about our Culinary Adventures in Spain please contact us today.
Your instructor is Marta Oló, a retired Arts & History professional who is now pursuing a full-time career in her favorite - and lifelong - pastime, cooking.
With Marta’s help, you’ll be preparing a complete regional menu. You can bring a long tradition of refined cuisine back home with you, with dishes that vary from the fish of the coast, in recipes like suquet, to typical inland roasts, meaty broths like escudella, or hearty stews like carn d'olla, all side by side with some of Spain’s finest wines and olive oils.
No hurries here; relax and enjoy the cooking, take your time, ask questions… and best of all, when you’re done you can sit down and enjoy what you’ve prepared as lunch (accompanied by fine Spanish wines, of course!).
Tapas Tours, Tasting, week-long cooking tours to “untouched by time” regions, 4 day culinary adventures to the most exciting culinary destinations in Spain, one-day culinary excursions to discover flavors and products that can hardly be found in other European countries
Catalonia is a natural paradise for any kind of traveler, but if you’re a foodie, you’ll enjoy it even more. One of the richest culinary regions in Catalonia is the Baix Empordà, an area close to the Costa Brava, the rugged coast North of the province of Girona, at the foothills of the Pyrenees.
Your class is individual, and specially designed, just for you. You’ll begin with a visit to the food market at the charming medieval town of Palafrugell. The market is a picturesque site in the heart of town, where you can start to take in the colors and aromas of local produce.
After the visit, move on to your class, which will be held in a beautifully renovated private home with a fully equipped modern kitchen, just minutes away from the market.
-A visit to the colorful and lively Palafrugell food market with your cooking instructor
-An exclusive and private hands-on cooking class (about 2½ hours) with individual instructor and specialized English interpreter
-A three-course lunch, made up of the delicious dishes you’ll prepare, accompanied with fine Spanish wine
-A dossier with recipes in English, for you to practice at home!
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Created in 1999 by a group of Spanish professionals sharing a passion for the cuisine and culture of our country, A Taste of Spain was the first boutique agency specialized in the organization of innovative and exclusively designed culinary tours and services in Spain.
As native Spaniards with long professional...
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