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Experience the foods and cuisines of Spain with the local culinary travel experts: private cooking classes, market visits, tapas sessions, customized food & wine tours... in Madrid and across Spain. Since 1999, we specialize in organizing genuine...more
Calle Encarnacion, Madrid, Spain
+34 856 07 96 26
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Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Loved my experience with a taste of spain! I had always wanted to go Spain and being a foodie thought it would be the perfect combination. And it was. Marta and Miguel were so friendly, helpful and accommodating from the moment I enquired whether there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We took a great tapas tour in Madrid for our first night night in the city. We thought it would be a good way to get to know the city a bit and learn the best tapas to eat! Maria, our guide, took us to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Parisfan2000
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The highlight of our family long weekend visit to madrid was the ham carving followed by tapas lunch. Superb choice of venues for both. Very friendly staff and interpreter made the whole experience great fun. Lunch was very high quality, included wine and made the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank peter f
Reviewed 27 September 2017

What a great couple of hours spent learning about Iberico Ham in the hands of the masters followed by an excellent lunch. The experience was well organised and the company provided a translator so we could fully understand all the technicalities of the process. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Abs64
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We had a wonderful experience with Taste of Spain on our last trip to the Basque country. So when we decided to go to Spain for Christmas as a family I contacted them again knowing they could find something unique and fun for us to...More

Date of experience: December 2016
5  Thank SCG10001
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

The day spent with Chef Gabriela is a memory maker! She is generous of time and explanation with her guiding me, a novice, and she, wonderful in spirit.

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Zaza H
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Every vacation my family, wife; son (14), and myself take a cooking class. What was unique about this class was that we met and cooked in Chef Gabriela's residence. It was a joy to come into the world of her kitchen. Everything had a personal...More

Date of experience: November 2014
8  Thank JeffA0023
Reviewed 8 November 2013

The purpose of our tour was to visit and film the saffron fields. It became a wonderful 4-days-encounter of La Mancha. Our very friendly driver, Roberto, brought us,, two Belgian couples, from the Madrid airport to the hotel "De Las Letras", near the old centre...More

Date of experience: October 2013
8  Thank Hector V
Reviewed 18 October 2013

My first trip in Madrid was excellent! Our tour guide was knowledgeable, funny and our tour through Madrid was great. It reminded me a lot of Rome due to the streets not being set on a square block format. I loved our experiences in Madrid...More

Date of experience: October 2013
9  Thank LizHandlen
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Our tour started in Madrid where we stayed at a beautiful hotel close to the Prado Museum. The next day we went to a Iberico lunch with a master carver of the iberico ham and Spanish wines. Then that evening we were able to see...More

Date of experience: October 2013
6  Thank Marci M
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Multi-story residential buildings decorated with
ornate balconies line the traditional, quiet, and
pretty streets of Chamberí. Humble storefronts and
neighbourhood taverns are scattered across the lower
levels down every block, and here and there, there's a
cluster of tables on the sidewalk. It isn't ever
crowded, but people are always out, poking into the
tiny bakeries, hardware stores, and tobacco shops, or
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