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Excellent value for money
Perfect for all ages and skill level
Choice of morning or afternoon departure
Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
Ideal choice for families
Tucked between the Mediterranean and the foothills of the Pyrenees, Barcelona is a culinary treasure trove. Discover typical Spanish delicacies at the vibrant and colorful Boqueria market, and then roll up your sleeves for a hands-on cooking class, wrapping up your outing with a lunch of the tapas and traditional dishes you've prepared. Meet up with your guide in the Plaça Reial and set off on foot toward La Boqueria, the incredible food and produce market at the heart of the city. Stroll among stands heaped high with beautiful ingredients from Catalonia and elsewhere in Spain as your guide describes the history of the market and the area where it's located. Next, head to the private home of a professional chef for a comprehensive, hands-on cooking class. Learn a variety of traditional Spanish recipes. Before starting the cooking class, you will have the chance to try ten tapas from different cities in Spain, and the chef will give a brief explanation of the origins of each ones. We will start the cooking class where you will learn how to make seafood Paella, Spanish omelette and Catalan cream. After being seduced with sublime flavours, it’s time to acquaint yourself with the fundamental basics of Spanish cooking. From kitchen novices to cooking enthusiasts, those of all skills will take pleasure in learning how to cook Just Royal BCN’s traditional menu of Spanish omelette, seafood paella and a regional favourite, the famous ‘crema catalana’. This communal cooking experience not only allows you to master the art behind the craft of exquisite Spanish cooking but also the chance to mingle with fellow foodies, or simply to enjoy spending time with a loved one. Not to mention, the workshop is heavily assisted by an endless flow of wine, making both cooking and dining even more enjoyable. Just Royal BCNCooking complete, you will be invited to their private lounge – a gastronomic dining space oozing elegance and finesse. Mealtimes are certainly not something to be rushed in Spain. Therefore in true Iberian style, enjoy a leisurely feast and revel in your new-found status as a chef and connoisseur of Spanish cuisine. What better souvenir to take home with you than the taste of Spain?
Show cooking with a professional chef
Private guided tour of the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona
Tasting menu: Paella and tapas
Wine, soft drinks and coffee or tea
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Minimum drinking age is 18 years
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking