When:
6 June, 2014 @ 13:00 – 15:00 Europe/Madrid Timezone
2014-06-06T13:00:00+02:00
2014-06-06T15:00:00+02:00
Where:
casa Carbonell
Passeig Esplanada d'Espanya
1, 03002 Alacant, Alicante
España
Cost:
25e (adultos) // 10e (niños: 4-12 años)
Contact:
Alicante Smart Destinatiom
664 05 64 90
Gourmet Walking Tour @ casa Carbonell | Alacant | Comunidad Valenciana | España

Discover the very essence of the Mediterranean diet during a two-hours walking tour in the city! Take the chance to taste the typical products of our gastronomy and wine at the same time you learn  about the history and culture of Alicante.

 

The itinerary features some of the most traditional food shops and market stalls. Store employees will explain the delights of Alicante’s gourmet products during the tour and, of course, all participants will taste their fine delicatessen, olive oil and wines!

 

Tour details

Discover the very essence of the Mediterranean diet during a two-hours walking tour in the city! Take the chance to taste the typical products of our gastronomy and wine at the same time you learn  about the history and culture of Alicante.

 

The itinerary features some of the most traditional food shops and market stalls. Store employees will explain the delights of Alicante’s gourmet products during the tour and, of course, all participants will taste their fine delicatessen, olive oil and wines!

HORCHATA

Our first stop is for a refreshing Horchata! Chufa is the tuber that makes this drink up: learn all about it while sipping this sweet vegetable milk.

 

COCA DE MOLLITAS & COCA AMB TONYINA-PASTRIES

The master baker has just taken out of the oven these traditional tasty pastries: “Coca de mollitas”, a salty tart with crumbled dough topping, and “coca amb tonyina”, a tuna-based pastry.

 

WINE TASTING

The tour includes a wine-tasting conducted by expert winemakers. Did you know that Shakespeare mentioned the wines of Alicante among the most exquisit one could drink?.

 

OLIVE OIL

Olive oil is at the very heart of our diet. Taste some of the finest varieties of this ‘liquid gold’ prised by the Greeks, Romans and all the other peoples that sailed the Med.

 

SALTED FISH PRODUCTS

Our tour takes us to the city’s food market, where we can taste some of the city’s best salted fish products. We will learn all about the origins of this long-established and traditional food.

 

HOMEMADE NOUGATS

Everyday is Christmas day in Alicante! Don’t miss the chance to find out all about the different homemade nougats. Only for those who have a sweet tooth!

 

COLD MEATS

Luxury, all the way from the mountains of Alicante. We can enjoy some of the best cold meat products at one of the colourful stalls in the Central Market.

 

NEW STOP! Iberian Ham

Enjoy the authentic iberian spanish ham in our new stop located in the Central Market.

 

FRESH FRUIT

What better than some fresh fruit to bring our tour to an end! Depending on the time of year, we’ll have some dates, figs, grapes, oranges… Straight from the orchards of the Mediterranean!