Food and wine tourism
Feeding the five senses
Spanish gastronomy, infinite reasons to eat well
Spanish cuisine is famous the world over because it is flavoursome, healthy, traditional, creative and varied, and also because of its popular restaurants and fine dining, as demonstrated by the international recognition of its chefs. An example of how healthy it is can be seen in its famed Mediterranean diet.Star ingredients include olive oil, Iberian ham –a source of national pride– and the Spanish wine, the perfect accompaniment for toasting. Rioja produces the most famous Spanish wine, but you will discover other options throughout your journey around Spain.
Itineraries not to be missed
Costa Blanca, land of the paella and a thousand rice dishes
Here is an example of all the different flavours of rice in the Region of Valencia.
Eight reasons to choose Spanish haute cuisine
You’ll fall in love with the dishes, the chefs and the restaurants.
Discover our recipes
Have you always wanted to cook typical Spanish dishes? We’ll give you information about the ones you’re interested in.
Spain has more than 200 Michelin-starred restaurants
Ready to put your knowledge of Spain to the test? Do you dare?
How many typical Spanish dishes do you know?PLAY!