Savor Seville: Gourmet Ham, Cheese & Wine Tasting
This intimate gourmet tasting at a family-run shop is the perfect introduction to local wine and the delicious world of Spanish charcuterie!
- Taste Spain’s most famous jamón ibérico, acorn-fed ham from native Iberian pigs
- Sip a deliciously dry and crisp Spanish sherry and robust red wine—the perfect pairings!
- Savor and learn about two unique, artisan cheeses from Southern Spain
- Enjoy tasting local charcuterie, including delicious cured chorizo and pork loin
- Watch an award-winning ham carver in action and learn the centuries-old process for making Spanish ham
- Meet the owners of a family-run shop, tucked away in the charming backstreets
We had black-label Iberian ham with a very nice cheese and dry sherry. Sophie gave us a background on how the hams are produced and classified which was very interesting. We recommend doing this tour early in your visit as it helps to familiarise yourself with the place.
The acorn-fed Iberian ham was absolutely divine, and aged sheep cheese with a glass of dry manzanilla sherry. Sophie provided us with detailed information about the curing process of the ham, and sherry making in Spain. This has definitely been one of the best tours to learn about local food and culture we have ever participated in. Kudos to Devour Seville Food Tours and our lovely guide Sophie.
Jaimie was great! He really is interested in the food, culture and history of Sevilla and thus gives a great, well-rounded experience. If you like ibérico ham, this is a must tour! We loved the wine we had on this tour and went back the next day to buy a bottle to take back to the States with us. We would have bought the ham as well if we could get it past customs.
- Spain’s prized jamón ibérico, Iberian acorn-fed ham
- A selection of Spanish charcuterie including chorizo and pork loin
- Cured Spanish cheeses
- A crisp Manzanilla sherry straight from the barrel!
- A hearty red wine (beer and soft drinks available by request)
What to Expect
Spanish ham is a local source of pride, but not all hams are created equal! Join one of our passionate experts at a family-run shop, and sit down to an hour-long sherry tasting in Seville to try the best Spanish ham in town. You’ll learn all about this celebrated tradition, from how the animals are raised to how the meat is cured. You’ll also try other prized Iberian products, and learn how to order prime cuts of pork and ham in a restaurant! This tasting is led by a passionate food guide, and you’ll also meet the shop’s owners, who will be happy to share their story!
STOP BY STOP:
Start the experience with the best of the best—Spain’s black label Iberian acorn-fed ham. You’ll also learn about the specialized art of ham carving from an award-winning professional.
Next, try a selection of Iberian cured meats and cheeses. You’ll taste a variety of Spanish charcuterie, and learn about how the ancient tradition of curing meat is still popular and prevalent in Seville today!
Wash it all down with a refreshing glass of Manzanilla sherry—an unknown and underappreciated wine made exclusively in southern Spain.
And as with all Devour Seville experiences, your guide will give you a copy of our Devouring Seville guide, which is packed with all our favorite places to eat and drink in the city! So put down your guidebook and get ready to experience Seville like a local!
About Our Expert Guides
Your tour will be lead by one of our expert, English-speaking guides. They’re all gifted storytellers who are smart, passionate and talented and whose excitement for this country is contagious!Meet them here!
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