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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 the Basque Country and across Spain. Since 1999, we specialize in...more
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

My Wife and Sister in law went for a cooking class organised by ‘a taste of spain’ . I had arranged the class based upon the good reviews. However their experience was poor. The cooking class was supposed to be for 5 hours but lasted...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ATasteofSpain, Propietario at A Taste of Spain, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Hola Dr Tan, After checking with our chef and our local guide - who took care of your wife and your sister in law during the private cooking class that you booked for them - we’d like to clarify the following: LENGTH: this private activity...More

Reviewed November 21, 2018

My hubby had a conference and we arranged with A Taste of Spain for tours in San Sebastian/Basque Country before going down to Barcelona for conference ending with more tours in Catalonia. Miguel from A Taste of Spain did an excellent job in ensuring that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Elizabeth LC K
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We had a fabulous time as part of our "Ultimate Foodie Tour of Spain". Miguel was our contact in arranging our tour and he was very responsive to any question and was very helpful in accommodating special diets and making dinner reservations for our open...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank travelergary
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Our guide César was remarkable in both his comprehensive knowledge of this beautiful part of Spain and his warm sense of humor. I would come back to try the delectable pintxos (tapas) and local wine.

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Daydream17310808445
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

A Taste of Spain is so wonderful, they were incredibly responsive and put together the most beautiful, comprehensive, and fun itinerary for my husband and I on our honeymoon. I have used Taste of Spain several times for family trips, so I knew it would...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank AlyssaOH
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Taste of Spain is an amazing company that creates small, intimate travel experiences with behind the scenes experiences for lovers of food, wine, history and the local culture - all in one! This is the second trip I have taken with them and I am...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank awadams01
Reviewed September 9, 2018

There were four of us traveling and all experienced in food and wine. We met our chef at the market where he in great detail he explained the different ingredients, how to select and the relationships with his various suppliers. We then went to his...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Kynn E
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

We had an absolute AWESOME experience with Basque Chef Bendur Olizondo in San Sebastian!   We started at La Brexta market where he explained why he chose specific seasonal ingredients for the dishes we were going to make, he introduced us to the local shop merchants...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank 125agroman
Reviewed June 12, 2018

We took our son on a senior trip, he wanted a culinary trip through Spain. I reached out to Miguel with Taste of Spain and he literally handled every detail. It was amazing! Our awesome tour guide spoke great English and taught us all about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank Christy C
Reviewed March 19, 2018

We gave A Taste of Spain a pretty big challenge. We asked them to plan a trip for 11 people (2 families, one with kids 8 and 5, one with kids 4 and 1, another couple and a single guy). They couldnt have done a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
7  Thank andreawolinetz
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