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Foodie tour with no sangria or paella. My Barcelona food tour Is designed to be an honest experience. It begins with a visit to Santa Caterina market. It’s been around since 1845, providing the barrio’s working class with fresh ingredients. In 2005...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Sarah's knowledge and passion of food history, science and her local food community was mind-blowing. She guided us through the markets, tastings, then through the streets to her home home where we were treated to the most amazing lunch. Sarah was incredibly generous and shared...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Rae for the generous review!!! I'm always blown away by the kind things people say! Thank you again as it keeps my little business moving forward. Sarah

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We met Sarah at the market and loved learning about how long to hang tomatoes, how to taste Spanish olive oil,and where to find the best bread in Barcelona. We collected produce from all the market providores and walked back to her home where she...More

Thank GAW198
sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thanks for the review! Happy travels and good eating!

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We did a market tour, some food tastings and home lunch with Sarah as part of a larger group tour. Sarah’s knowledge of the local food, and when, why and what you might use it in was fantastic. As we walked back to her home,...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Alex thanks for the glowing review! I feel so proud when I read such heart felt words. Thank you so very much!

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Sarah, a genuinely passionate and knowledgeable food sherpa, guided us around the Santa Caterina food market and then through the streets of Barcelona to her home nearby, to prepare a meal for us. With her we had a truly authentic and valuable experience. I couldn't...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Judith you rock too! Thanks for the magnificent review! Xxx

Reviewed 12 July 2018

We started off our market tour with coffee and delicious Bombas that I am still craving. Sarah gave us an insiders view of the Santa Caterina market where she purchased some items for lunch and we had an olive oil tasting. As she prepared our...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you so very much Cindy! Keep traveling and experiencing new wonderful things. Xx

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Sarah has such a knowledge of food and its source. Wonderful market tour with ingredients purchased for lunch. Sarah made lunch for us while we sat and drank wine on the terrace. Highly recommended.

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks Vicki! I am so lucky to have found my passion and am able to make living from it. Keep eating good food and asking where it comes from. Safe travels Sarah

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Cool gazpacho and sparkling cava are the start of lunch on the sunny terrace. Cheeses and chorizo, tomato squashed over bread with olive oil and salt. Pork and seasonal pears with green beans. Baby broad beans and pork mince. Red wine. Flourless chocolate cake, little...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi Julie, thanks for the beautiful review I'm always grateful. Happy travels, enjoy Spain and the amazing food. Thanks again Sarah

Reviewed 26 June 2018

A great way to experience the local people producing food and wine in both Spain and Portugal. Knowledgeable tour leaders and good transport options

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Bilton, Are you sure this review is for me? Regards Sarah

Reviewed 18 June 2018

It's is so difficult to summarize in words the amazing experience we had with Sarah on her Barcelona Food Sherpa tour. It was the best part of our visit to Barcelona and we learned so much during our time with her. Sarah met us right...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

How does one reply to a review of that magnitude?! A simple thank you doesn’t work. Kim and Rich, you are the perfect guests! So generous to put so much thought into a truly glowing review. You guys are always welcome in my home. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018

A passionate affair with Spain and food. Sarah provided us with an insight into Barcelona and it's food culture, best of all we got to eat and drink that culture! Yum! The focus was on local produce and great flavour. An enjoyable few hours spent...More

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sarah s, Owner at Barcelona Food Sherpa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thanks so much for the review Di! Hope your travels around the north are fabulous. Cheers Sarah.

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Kerry K
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Response from sarah s | Property representative |
Hi Kerry, I a seriously sorry! I was in Greece out of contact from more or less everything. I can't include my email here but I'm Sarah Stothart at gmail with a com I figure you have been and gone. Again very... More
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