Madrid turns into a great festival for the senses as the ninth Gastrofestival gets underway. The festival is the best way to find out more about gastronomy and enjoy its connections with a range of artistic disciplines. This year the programme is packed with appetising new features.
For fifteen days restaurants, shops, museums and cultural centres in Madrid will be taking part in this fantastic event in which art plays a leading role. A complete experience, a great festival for the senses inviting everyone to enjoy all aspects of gastronomy. Special menus, culinary routes and cookery courses all share space on a programme with the tempting leitmotiv of Madrid, good enough to eat.
With restaurants and bars across the city taking part in some of the now favourite sections, including the Degustatapas tapas tastings, Rioja Wine in Our Favourite Bars and Dinner Four Hands by Mastercard Priceless Cities, an event that brings top international figures from some of today's most renowned kitchens to Madrid as guest master chefs.
Gastrofestival have six main themes: Gastronomic Madrid, Gastroculture, Sensory Experiences, Gastrofashion, Wine Culture and Gastrohealth.