Discover Barcelona’s best-kept secret wine and food spots
In such a big touristic city like Barcelona, it can be difficult to find Catalan restaurants serving wine and food authentic to the region. On this tour, you’ll be taken off the beaten path restaurants that only locals know about. You’ll discover the genuine traditional spots in the city, where you’ll learn how to order, eat and drink like a true Catalan. Start with a glass of wine and then explore through popular neighborhoods of Born, Gothic and Jewish. Mirea, your local Sherpa, will share the history about these magical neighborhoods as you’ll taste your way through local wine and food spots.
You’ll also be visiting specialty good shops through this walking tour, trying local cheeses, olive oils and tapas. Not only you’ll visit the best gourmet shops in Barcelona, but you’ll end the tour with a delicious dinner at an authentic Catalan tapas restaurant that highlight local ingredients in all their dishes!
Rusc de Turisme – Carrer Montsió 10 Barcelona (Map)
18:00 | Monday to Saturday
English, Spanish, French
Up to 8 people
Cultural and fun experience suitable for children
Dedicated professional tour guide
Tour of Born, Gothic and Jewish neighborhoods
4 drinks of your choice, including vermouth, wine and dessert wine
Tasting of 5 cheeses, 6 olive oils, 8 tapas
Elegant tapas restaurant for dinner
Local wines offered: Penedes white (Macabeo & Muscat) and Empordà red (Grenache & Carignan)
Soft drinks and water also available
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We will begin our tour at Rusc de Turisme, where we will leave from there to walk around the Born, Gothic and Jewish neighboorhoods. During our walk, we will make multiple stops at specialty gourmet shops where we will sample local Catalan products. Along the way I will also be sharing with you fascinating historical facts about each neighborhood we explore. At the end of our tour to the best foodie spots in Barcelona, we will have a tapas dinner at a restaurant loved by locals!
Meet Mireia, Your Native Sherpa
Mireia, born and raised in Girona, uses her background as a sommelier to share with her guests the love of wine and food from the Catalan region. Anyone choosing to wine and dine with Mireia will learn all sorts of wonderful things about the culinary secrets of Barcelona and Girona. Here, food and wine tours are a particular treat, as Mireia is able to weave together interesting stories about the historical and mistical nature of the food and wine being served.
My wife and I went on the Evening Wine Tasting tour with Mireia during our honeymoon in July ’17. Mireia was engaging and provided a lot of knowledge about the wines and different tasting notes we experienced. We had an ample amount of great wine and Tapas!
July 17, 2018
Vi ville gerne se lidt af Barcelona og prøve nogle lokale vine og noget ordentligt tapas. Vores guide var meget nærværende og imødekomme, hvilket gjorde turen meget som at være ude med en ven der havde på hvor vi skulle hen.
Vi vil gøre det igen bare for selskabet skyld.
July 13, 2018
Gourmet tapas tour
Signed up for this tour without expectations. It turned out to be a real winner. We visiret different tapas places where we got various delicious tapas and wine. We also got to know the story behind the food and wine. Our guides were fantastic and we had a really good time and alot of laughs! It was simply a great evening!
July 3, 2018
Fantastic Wine and Tapas Tour!
My wife and I did the afternoon wine and tapas tour in old Barcelona with Mireia last week. We had a wonderful time, and would highly recommend it to anyone! Barcelona was at the end of our 10 day trip through Spain, but Mireia’s knowledge and planning ensured we were still learning new things, trying new foods, and seeing new parts of the city. We learned more about Spanish wine from Mireia than on the whole rest of our trip combined. She can talk through technical questions about the wine making process if you like, but she also hosts a great tasting that lets you focus on sampling and comparing great wines. Her selection of tapas bars to stop in during our tour was perfect, taking us to a couple of small, truly local places that had great food, and that we never would have found on our own. Mireia herself was an absolute pleasure to meet and spend time with in the city, and made sure that our whole night was memorable.
June 23, 2018
Barcelona gourmet walking tour and the history foodtasting can only be described with one word “Amazing” it reached over my expectations, Me and my firends enjoyed it alot in february specially when the weather is warm with love and laughter the perfect harmony.
May 28, 2018
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