A full day blend of sightseeing and cooking class in a stunning setting of Dubrovnik countryside. Start with Dubrovnik market tour where you will learn how to buy organic vegetable, fresh sea food and Mediterranean herbs, continue scenic drive with visit to several city landmarks ending up in Dalmatian stone house for hands-on culinary experience. On this food tour you will participate in preparing traditional Croatian food; grilled fish or meat on ‘peka’ style while tasting fine wines from Dubrovnik area.
Your food lover guide will pick you up in the morning hours and take you to the local market tour to enjoy vibrations while picking up fresh, organic, seasonal fruits, vegetables and fish from Adriatic. You will meet local fisherman and farmers and learn how to choose the best ingredients!
After supplying for your culinary experience you will enjoy scenic drive through Dubrovnik countryside. While tasting fresh seasonal fruits you will visit spring of river Ombla, summer residences of Dubrovnik republic nobility and top of the Mt. Srđ (cable car summit). From Srđ you can enjoy breathtaking view of Dubrovnik surrounding. Morning sunshine gives you opportunity for great photos. Sightseeing will end in Dalmatian farmhouse where culinary experience will begin.
On arrival, after introduce by our host, we’ll cheer with liqueur for ladies, rakija for man and cold platter of prosciutto and cheese. Now, get ready to role up your sleeves and start preparing fire for barbecue and peka meal. For best flavor we use wood of grapevine and olives. While some can slice organic vegetables; tomato, mangold, potato, onion for salad and side dish, others will clean the fish and spice it with Adriatic salt from town Ston and rosemary. Your host, who is a great expert for Mediterranean cuisine, will reveal you all secrets of how to make best grilled fish, traditional Croatian food ‘peka’ and ‘al dente’ prepared vegetable. In this rural ambient you’ll taste 3 finest examples of red wines by local vintner. Proprietress will teach you how to prepare traditional sweet – ‘rosata’. Finally, it’s time to sit down and enjoy delicious lunch you have prepared! Final flavor is given by domestic extra virgin olive oil. Meal will be paired with fine selection of red or white wines from region while those who prefer something else will be offered by local bears, domestic juices and other soft drinks. Enjoy delicious lunch and beautiful view on Dubrovnik Riviera!
At the end of this authentic Dubrovnik food tour your driver will take you back to town.
English speaking driver/guide, three courses meal in countryside farmhouse (prosciutto and cheese, salad, grilled fish, ‘peka’ meat meal, and dessert ‘rozata’), fine selection of Dalmatian red and white wines, soft drinks and water