Learn how to prepare authentic tapas and pair them with the right wine
Learn to make the most famous and authentic tapas of Madrid under the guidance of a talented local chef. This hands-on cooking class is set in a cozy atmosphere in the company of locals and other wine and food aficionados. First, you will hear fascinating stories about the region’s rich culinary traditions and the recipes passed down through from generation to generation, and then you’ll use market-fresh ingredients to prepare a mouthwatering Spanish meal of bite-sized tapas. Your local instructor will assist you each step of the way, explaining the techniques that make Madrid’s cuisine so unique.
Once everything has finished cooking, you will gather around to indulge in a magnificent feast of your own creations. Sit back, relax and enjoy an evening of food, fun and good conversation. Taste each tapa with thoughtfully chosen regional wines, the perfect match! Throughout this authentic culinary experience, Mariana, your native Sherpa, will answer any questions you may have about Madrid and give you helpful suggestions for the rest of your stay. This interactive activity is a great way to meet other travelers that like you are eager to immerse in the rich local culture of Madrid. And don’t forget to show off what you have learned to your friends back home!
Set of regional wines; soft drinks, beer and water also available
Dessert of crema catalana (Catalan crème)
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• Meeting point at c/ Moratin 11
• Prepare typical tapas dishes in a kitchen fully equipped
• Sit and relax, enjoying the dishes prepared during class
• End of class. Your guide will be happy to offer suggestions for the rest of your stay in Madrid
Meet Mariana, Your Native Sherpa
Mariana has made here home in Madrid for the past decade, which makes her the perfect food and wine tour guide for the nation’s capital. Besides just talking about the magnificent food and wine on offer, Mariana, a passionate ‘madrileña’, also loves to talk about the art and city’s culture, so you will learn all you need to know about Madrid when you let Mariana guide you.
Viajé con mi familia para conocer Madrid, a mi esposo le encanta hacer turismo gastronómico y a mi cultural, con el Tour de Mariana pudimos disfrutar todos de una forma muy amena y deliciosa para todos los gustos. La recomiendo mil veces y espero volver pronto para disfrutar nuevas experiencias con Mariana.
August 11, 2018
Mariana es la mejor guía que se puede encontrar en Madrid. Es muy amable, conoce a fondo la ciudad y cuenta su historia de manera muy divertida. Además sus conocimientos en arte, música y literatura enriquecen bastante el recorrido. Realmente vale la pena hacer el tour con ella.
June 6, 2018
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