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  • Bilbao: Five-star cooking in emblematic locations.

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    … Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) In Bilbao you will be able to treat yourself to five-star cuisine enjoyed in unique and emblematic spaces. The Guggenheim Bilbao Museum has a restaurant where you can sample the culinary arts with dishes such as steamed hake, suckling pig and cod tripe, pr…

  • Barcelona, flavours from other worlds.

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    … Barcelona. (Catalonia) When it’s time to eat you’ll find that Barcelona is also cosmopolitan too. The city’s line-up of restaurants includes numerous places where you can surprise your palate with a whole range of different tastes and flavours imported from other continents. Oriental, Arab, Indian, …

  • Santiago de Compostela a taste of tradition through its cuisine.

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    … Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) There are a number of places in Santiago de Compostela where you can spend an evening in the most authentic Galician style: against a background of live music, you can take part in the ritual preparation of the typical local brew known as queimada. The agu…

  • Tapas in Salamanca.

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    … Salamanca. (Castile-Leon) Going out for tapas in Salamanca is a way of not only sampling the local dishes and gastronomic products, but also of taking part in a custom which is well-loved by its inhabitants. It’s something everyone enjoys: good food in a great atmosphere. The historic centre of the …

  • Cuenca, a great place for tapas and nightlife.

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    … Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) Here we show you the best places for going out for tapas and for nightlife in the city of Cuenca in the north-east of the region of Castile-La Mancha. Another two attractive ways to enjoy this World Heritage City. Out for tapas The city has three main areas for tapas. For…

  • The Mediterranean Diet.

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    … It was awarded the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity designation in 2010 because it is much more than just healthy food, and because it has been consolidated as culture that promotes social interaction, respect for the land and biodiversity, and preservation of traditional and craft ac…

  • The healthiest flavours: the Mediterranean diet.

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    … Enjoy food in a healthy way. This is the first proposal in the Mediterranean diet, which was awarded the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage designation. Based on the consumption of olive oil, vegetables and fresh seasonal products, the Mediterranean diet is an example to follow as far as eating is …

  • "Ibérico", the ham for demanding palates.

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    … There are thousands of reasons to sample a good Iberian ham: its intense flavour, its pleasant texture, its enticing aroma, the sensation it produces on the palate, the way it makes you crave for more... What is more, it is healthy and has become the image of traditional Spanish gastronomy. If you h…

  • Huelva: fine gastronomy.

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    … Huelva. (Andalusia) In Huelva, in the south of Spain, you will be able to sample internationally famous local products such as Iberian ham, white prawns and strawberries. To enjoy the city’s gastronomy, the best thing to do is order the delicious prawns or the popular fried cuttlefish in any of the …

  • Gourmet cuisine in Barcelona.

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    … Barcelona. (Catalonia) In Barcelona you'll be able to enjoy exquisitely prepared modern Mediterranean cuisine at the hands of some of Spain's greatest chefs such as Martín Berasategui. What’s more, Barcelona’s restaurants offer the chance to dine in unique and original venues, including an enormous …

  • Cuisine from all over the world in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. In Madrid you can enjoy a taste of the typical gastronomy of each of the regions in Spain, as well as cuisine from all the five continents. You won't need to go far to find all the best-known dishes of any of the world’s countries, as there is a wide range of international and regional resta…

  • Madrid to suit every budget.

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    … Madrid. Madrid is the ideal city for enjoying the popular custom of “going out for tapas”: this consists of moving from one bar to another with your friends and enjoying delicious bite-sized portions of typical local specialities (potato omelette, spicy fried potatoes in sauce, croquettes, squid, co…

  • Spain in the open-air, in summer.

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    … Terrace bars and “chiringuitos” (outdoor bar-restaurants) are the perfect place to experience typical Spanish customs. The best way to get to know a country is to live side by side with the locals, sharing their customs, taking part in their way of life… Summer is a good time to discover the Spaniar…

  • Out for pinxtos in Bilbao.

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    … Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) You can discover Bilbao’s gastronomic tradition in bite-sized pieces by taking a tour of its bars and taverns. The counters of these establishments are piled high with the famous pintxos, miniature culinary works of art which will make your mouth water as …

  • Salamanca: gastronomic delicacies and street markets.

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    … Salamanca. (Castile-Leon) Gastronomic delicacies and street markets. In the historic centre you will also find shops selling Salamanca's typical sweets and foods: the shops in the streets around Plaza Mayor Square offer a magnificent display, packed with exquisite flavours. On the subject of gastron…

  • Santiago de Compostela: a land of shellfish.

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    … Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) Santiago de Compostela is one of the best places to go if you want to enjoy first-class fresh shellfish. When you taste the scampi, prawns, scallop varieties, mussels, lobsters, crabs… fresh out of the sea, you will be bowled over by their unique and delic…

  • Designation of Origin olive oils: guaranteed quality.

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    … Come and discover the colour, aroma and unique tastes of Spanish extra virgin olive oil. Three characteristics that are guaranteed by the Designation of Origin seal. They are excellent quality oils that conserve all their natural vitamins and antioxidants. Try them in local dishes and be sure to pur…

  • Food and restaurants in Spain.

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    …   Below is a selection of 25 Spanish restaurants (many of them belonging to some of the finest chefs in the world) together with 25 "gastro-bars" of recognized quality and a list of the 50 most typical national products, such as extra virgin olive oil and Iberian ham. Download all this information h…

  • Badajoz, a paradise for Iberian cured ham.

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    … Badajoz. (Extremadura) Iberian cured ham is one of the star products of Spanish gastronomy. And one of the best places to savour it is in the area of Badajoz, in Extremadura. Here we suggest ten places throughout this region which are particularly renowned for their Iberian ham. Get ready to enjoy a…

  • Sweets from Convents.

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    … One hundred percent artisanal, with limited production and cooked with the dedication characteristic of monastic life. Such are the sweets that you can buy in convents in many cities in Spain. Here are some suggestions for sampling these “divine” flavours. Marzipan, wine bread rolls, fruit delights,…

  • Spain, a real treat for the palate.

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    … You will find Spain's top chefs at the forefront of the international gastronomic scene. They have reinterpreted traditional recipes such as potato omelette and paella with great success. Nevertheless, the classic versions of Spain's best known dishes will also delight you. Come and discover the typ…

  • Haute cuisine in Spain.

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    … Cuisine as an artistic creation to delight the senses –this is the way gastronomy is seen in Spain. A range of five-star culinary attractions offering a world of tastes, presentation, aroma, textures, colour... Dishes by chefs such as Adrià, Arzak, Berasategui, Ruscalleda, Santamaría, Subijana and R…

  • Jaén and the gastronomy of olive oil.

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    … Jaén. (Andalusia) There is no better place to start that Jaén if you want to learn about Spanish olive oil. Within a radius of just 50 kilometres of the city, you will find companies and co-operatives where you can find out about how this "liquid gold" is produced. The ideal time to visit one of the…

  • Gastronomy: one of the highlights of the Way of Saint James.

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    … If you’re tempted to become a pilgrim and travel the Way of Saint James, once you learn more about the gastronomic delights awaiting you along your route you’ll jump at the chance to make the trip. You’ll discover what “pintxos” are, how to serve cider in the traditional Asturian manner… and you’ll …


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