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The Vermouth Experience: Make Holiday Spiced Vermouth with Luke

Join Luke, an artisanal vermouth producer and Barcelona local, to discover how to elaborate your home-brewed, Spanish-style sweet vermouth with a festive twist—the perfect aperitif to kick off your holiday feast with dishes from our soon to be released holiday feast cookbook!

NOTICE:Please note that the times available for this experience are in CET (Central European Time). To check the time in your local timezone check this timezone converter. All experiences are hosted through Zoom. 

What’s Included

  • Virtually travel to Barcelona and spend one hour with Luke, an artisan vermouth producer, learning how to make your own homemade vermouth (with a special festive twist especially for the winter months!)
  • Learn why we were drinking vermouth since ancient Greek and Roman times, the surprising health benefits it holds, and how it fits into Spain’s gastronomic culture.
  • Learn which dishes make the perfect pairing to do a traditional Spanish vermuteo the way the locals do.
  • Spend an evening at home in a unique and entertaining way—you could invite your friends and turn it into a social occasion!
  • Receive the recipe beforehand so you can make vermouth along with Luke at home—or simply sit back with a glass of wine to watch and learn, and put your newfound knowledge to test at another time!
  • This experience is part of The Spanish Food Lover Holiday Bundle a selection of three Spanish foodie experiences with a holiday and festive twist, between November 1 to January 2, plus a FREE €25 gift voucher valid for any of our tours.

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Please note that the times available for this experience are in CET (Central European Time). To check the time in your local timezone check this timezone converter.

If you’ve traveled to Barcelona, you’ve probably partaken in the quintessential Catalan tradition of the vermuteo—drinking vermouth!—and wanted to do the same at home. And now, in this 1-hour master class with a passionate home vermouth maker, you can! Especially for the holiday season he’ll be giving the vermouth a festive twist, infused with all your favorite holiday spices, and once our vermouth is brewed, why not use your newfound skills to make a unique holiday gift for family and friends?

Join Barcelona local and artisan vermouth maker Luke as he shares the secrets to successfully making your own homemade vermouth, a surefire way to impress next time you invite your friends around for a drink or two. Aside from demonstrating the steps to elaborate your own Spanish style vermouth at home, he’ll also share with you everything you need to know about vermouth and the culture surrounding it. Discover the surprising health benefits, fascinating history and ins and outs of doing this delicious drink like a local!

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About Our Expert Guides

Leading tours in Barcelona since 2011, Luke knows the city inside and out. His insatiable thirst for knowledge in art and culture is matched only by his hunger to explore the world of gastronomy and wine – he even makes his own artisan vermouth! He is probably the only South African who can speak Catalan—that’s why you’ll always see him right upfront singing the FC Barcelona hymn at game time!

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