Spain's tapas culture is one that goes back for centuries, an intrinsic part of what makes the country what it is today. Delectable, small dishes served on small plates and pot lids are paired with local beers and wines, and it's not uncommon to sample many different dishes in one meal. Truly, the only authentic way to see into the heart of Spain's food culture is with a local of the capital city, Madrid. This walking tour combines the local knowledge of a native Madrillian with the cooperation of some of the city's finest establishments, in order to give you an exclusive opportunity to try a variety of delicious tapas, wines, and beers in Madrid's city center.
Learn about how generations of vibrant culture have shaped the way Spanish food is made, and get to know the families that have made the city what it is today. Continue on to the unforgettable adventure of downtown Madrid, taking a journey into family traditions and secrets. Taste traditional tapas like iberian ham, Spanish cheeses, olives, gazpacho and an array of other irresistible dishes paired with wine, beer or other drink by your choice. You'll also take away with you valuable knowledge from your tour guide that will allow you to maximize the rest of your time in Madrid, a treasure map to follow on one of the most enjoyable and exciting adventures in Spain.