About the Book
Eat Local in Barcelona: A Guide to Catalan Cuisine is the culinary guidebook you need for navigating all the wonderful culinary options Barcelona has to offer! More than just a restaurant guide, this book will break down the traditional ingredients, sauces and dishes that Barcelona has to offer so that you can make sure you are eating local. This guide also includes a breakdown of the ten Catalan wine regions including the famous Priorat and what you should be drinking and where from cava to vermouth to craft beers in the city. Eat Local in Barcelona: A Guide to Catalan Cuisine is a tool for you to use to be able to navigate a Barcelona restaurant menu like a local. It will enable you to eat and drink locally during your vacation to this vibrant and enigmatic Catalan city and truly experience all that Barcelona has to offer! Don't forget that this guide also includes: *History on Catalonia and the outside influences on Catalan Cuisine *A look into Catalan dining customs so that you can be sure you are eating at the same time as the locals (Yes, they eat dinner late but if you want phenomenal food than you need to eat when the locals eat!) *A list of common Catalan ingredients and when they are in season *A look into the four main sauces of Catalan cuisine *A list of over 50 traditional Catalan dishes from breakfast to dessert *A restaurant guide to the city of Barcelona broken down by neighborhoods with over 60 restaurants, cafes, bars and markets *A Spanish and Catalan phrasebook to have you ordering like a local! This culinary guidebook has everything you need to eat and drink like a local while in Barcelona and have the best culinary experience you can have in a city that is all about the food!