Where to Find Gin in Barcelona

Without a doubt, Gin-tonics are one of the most popular drinks in Barcelona. Originally from England, the cocktails have reached popularity here because of their refreshing fruity and botanical taste, served in large ice filled glasses perfect for Spain’s hot summers. As a result, gin bars have been popping up all over Barcelona, where customers…

The Best Food Tours Barcelona Has to Offer

There is no better way to get to know a city and its culture than to taste the food it has to offer. In a city like Barcelona where there is a cafe, restaurant, and tapas bar on each block, choosing the right place to go can be difficult. You can spend hours combing through…

The Best Tea Barcelona Has To Offer

Healthy and tasty, tea has been around for thousands of years. For good reason too, since it can be consumed hot or cold, with or without caffeine, and with just about any garnish you want. Maybe you like a strong black tea with a couple of healthy scoops of sugar in the morning to get…

3 Gelato Shops in Barcelona You Cannot Miss

Ice cream. Gelato. Soft serve. It doesn’t matter what you call it, there is only one way to get through summer, especially one as hot as the one here in Barcelona, and it is through the sugary sweetness of frozen goodness. Today, we are looking at the best Barcelona has to offer.

4 Food Trends That Will Shape 2017

Food trends can shape an entire industry, affecting what’s available, to what we want to eat. The hottest restaurants pick up on them quickly, and can make a quick profit. Similarly, the ever-changing landscape of social media can make or break a food trend. More often than not, any trip to a restaurant will result…

BCN Honey Festival: Barcelona’s Sweet New Festival

When it comes to what’s hot in food right now, food festivals are a trend you don’t want to miss. Barcelona has it’s fair share of food festivals year round, but this spring an exciting newcomer has arrived on the scene. The BCN Honey Fest arrives May 20 in the Parc de la Ciutadella, and…

Coffee Buzz: Independent Barcelona Coffee Festival

Just last weekend the Independent Barcelona Coffee Festival launched its second annual Coffee Fest. The two day event brought professionals and coffee lovers together over steaming cups of specialty brew. Guests were welcomed with with coffee tastings and workshops. Also included, a latte art throw down where baristas competed to pour the best cup of…

Gin Raw: A Handcrafted Gastronomic Gin

I don’t really like Gin; as I’ve said before, but Gin Raw is pretty good. Ever wondered what a luxury Gin tasted like? I never did, but I got the chance to experience it recently, which is very lucky for me since, there are only 5,000 bottles produced every year. What is Gin Raw? A…

Healthy & Tasty: Be You Juicery

New Trend: Cold Pressed Juices from Be You Juicery.  Ever since I was a little kid, I have always loved juice (what little kid doesn’t?) My  Ever since I was a little kid, I have always loved juice (what little kid doesn’t?) My favourite was, and still is Apple Juice. And yes I know, all…

Barcelona: A Place for Gin

I don’t like drinking Gin Tonic, but here in Spain, they seem to be pretty popular. If there is one thing I’ve noticed from being in Barcelona, it’s the drinking. Before I go any further, I want to point out that I am not saying this is a bad thing at all. In fact, when…