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Small-Group Barcelona Cooking Class

  • Small-group cooking class in Barcelona
  • Learn to cook traditional Spanish meals with a local chef
  • Discover the secrets for cooking Spanish dishes like seafood paella or crema catalana
Small-Group Barcelona Cooking Class
From US$76.60
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Barcelona cooking class, departs at 5pm
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Barcelona cooking class with upgrade to Boqueria Market walking tour, departs at 9:40am
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Discover the fine art of Spanish cuisine during a small-group cooking class in Barcelona. Under the guidance of a chef, learn how to prepare a Spanish spread of four courses and sip fine wines as you feast. Uncover the secrets of cooking paella, flavorsome fish stews and Spanish omelets and upgrade to enjoy a walking tour of the vibrant Boqueria Market. The undivided attention of your chef is ensured on this small group tour, with numbers limited to 14 people.
What to Expect
Make your own way to the centrally located cooking school to begin your cultural culinary experience. Greet your experienced chef and enjoy the intimate atmosphere of this small-group tour as you begin to prepare two traditional starters.  

Using fresh and flavorsome locally sourced ingredients, discover the recipes of two traditional starters of seasonal vegetables smothered in rich romesco sauce and a cod, saffron and roasted red pepper soup. Enrich your culinary knowledge by preparing tender roasted veal with buttery potatoes then master the techniques of paella, a flavorsome and fulfilling rice dish hailed as one of Spain’s most popular delicacies. Create a fabulous finale to the banquet with crema catalana (a sweet, set custard) or arroz con leche (cream rice pudding). 

Gain fascinating cultural insight into the origin of these typical dishes as the finishing touches are made to your banquet. Then, sit down and pleasure you palate with the explosive flavors of the dishes you have created. Chat with your group and sip glasses of fine wine as you cement your newfound knowledge of Spanish cookery. 

Upgrade to include a Boqueria Market walking tour Upgrade your tour to incorporate a 1.5-our walking tour of the vibrant Boqueria Market in Barcelona. Replete with exotic fruits and intriguing produce, the market tour offers a captivating cultural experience. See a colorful array of produce including fresh seafood and pungent cheese as you stroll the enclave with an experienced guide. 

Please note: The dishes you cook will vary according to season.
Reviews (308)
1 - 5 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago
Awesome time!

We did this last night with Mario as our chef/guide and had a blast! It was a great way to see some of the Spanish food culture and get to interact with other travelers. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed this and we would absolutely recommend to anyone....More

Thank Kyle Z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I aren’t big cooks but a coworker highly recommended the class so we gave it a shot. It didn’t disappoint! Carlos was amazing. He was very knowledgeable about everything we cooked. In addition to our four-part meal and wine we were given...More

Thank Wander820762
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fun event. I gained some new insights into Spanish cooking. Everyone was nice, the kitchen set up first rate, Rosa was the best with perfect English. This comes highly recommended. The wine flowed as well!

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
An absolutely wonderful experience!

This is a great hands on cooking class. Mario was our chef. He is very knowledgeable, friendly with a great personality. We prepared a four course meal along with copious amounts of wine. After preparing and cooking we gathered at a table to sample our...More

1  Thank bustravels1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Best Experience in Barcelona

Don’t forgo the trip to the Market. It really added to the experience. Maria, our chef was fantastic. We made instant friend and everyone had plenty of time to participate. The food came out great and the wine flowed throughout the night! Go!

1  Thank Katieanddj
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26 September 2018|
Response from edmsgt | Reviewed this property |
Monday Jan 1,2019 is a Monday. First off I am surprised that there is a class on New Year's day, but Europeans don't shut everything down on a holiday. Can't guarantee the market will be open, but there is a good possibility... More
9 September 2018|
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Response from Kurt J | Reviewed this property |
Go to St. Jaume Square - where the Town Hall is. Look for the corner of the Square where the Conesa sandwich shop is. Follow the alley that starts in that corner - Paradis - walk about 20 meters and turn Right - the... More
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27 August 2018|
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Response from JNJHERN | Reviewed this property |
Our chef was Catalan from Barcelona but taught the class in English because the group was comprised of 5 Americans, 2 Brits and 1 Australian. I’m certain Spanish is the other language it is taught in. Regarding other... More
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