Zaragoza Wine tasting and tapas in the ancient city

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Zaragoza

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This culinary and cultural experience in Zaragoza is all about the influence from the city's surrounding Northern and Eastern Mediterranean neighbors. Zaragoza is located in the region of Aragon, which has 4 Denominación of Origén (DO) certified wine regions. These provinces are Campo de Borja, Cariñena, Calatayud and Somotano. You will have the chance to taste wine from each of these DO provinces and learn about how to properly compare the different flavors and aromas of each wine during the guided tastings.  Somotano in Latin means "beneath the moutians" which describes exactly the geographical location of the province. Here, black and white grape varieties ar grown in over 4,000 hectares of land. The second province is Calatayud, which is most popular for it's Garnacha grapes.
Itinerary  Meet guide at Cesar Augusto Monument  Guided walkingn tour of Zaragoza historical center  4 stops at gourmet shops with wine tastings of local wines & tapas  Culinary & cultural talks with local guide about Zaragoza  This culinary and cultural experience in Zaragoza is desinged by me to show visitors the influences from the city's surrounding Northern and Eastern Mediterranean neighbors. Zaragoza is located in the region of Aragon, which has 4 Denominación of Origén (DO) certified wine regions. These provinces are Somotano, Calatayud, Campo de Borja and Cariñena. With me, you will have the chance to taste wine from each of these DO provinces and learn how to properly compare the different flavors and aromas of each wine during the guided tastings.  Somotano in Latin means "beneath the moutians" which describes exactly the geographical location of the province. Here, black and white grape varieties ar grown in over 4,000 hectares of land. The second province is Calatayud, which is most popular for it's Garnacha grapes, ecompassing roughly one-third of the provinces grape agriculture. Third, is the province of Cariñena, know for producing young wines with excellent balance of acidic and fruity flavors. Lastly, the fourth DO province is Campo de Borja, which produces a unique white wine made from 100 percent Macabeo grapes.  Each tasting will take place in a gourmet shop where I will gice you expert guidance. Tapas will also be included, featuring Aragonese cuisine, like local products such as cheeses and Teural ham!

What’s included

  • A guided tour through The Old Town of Zaragoza 
  • Tasting of 4 Aragonnise wines paired with 4 tapas 

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional)
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