What does Catalonia taste like?
You always use your palate as a guide during your getaways. For you it’s very important to learn about the culinary traditions of the places you visit and find out about their raw materials, the key ingredient of the landscape and a way of life. Do you know what Catalonia tastes like?
You’re about to discover a very diverse cultural offering in which food and wine take centre stage. You’ll travel through a land rich in contrasts, with vineyards by the sea on the Costa Daurada, others growing at over 1,000 metres above sea level in the Catalan Pyrenees and even ones protected by the holy mountain of Montserrat. These landscapes lend the wine a very special taste.
To round off your menu, tuck into Mediterranean cuisine by savouring the most traditional dishes made with local produce. You’re used to culinary variety as you live in a country boasting a diverse gastronomic range with numerous cultural backgrounds.
Mediterranean cuisine will astound you. Discover mouth-watering new flavours such as rice in broth, prawns, cannelloni and lots more. Check out the calendar of food festivals held in Catalonia. They are an outstanding opportunity to explore new dishes in their surroundings.
Come and relish the flavours and smells of Catalonia.
Other experiences in Catalonia
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