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Riga food tasting tour offered to tourists

20.04.2011 | Private Guides

“What is Latvian food?” you may ask “Pork, cabbage and potatoes” you may think! Organizers of the food tours aim to show travelers that the traditional stereotype of post Soviet cuisine is wrong.

“What is Latvian food?” you may ask “Pork, cabbage and potatoes” you may think! Organizers of the food tours aim to show travelers that the traditional stereotype of post Soviet cuisine is wrong.

The tour includes fun and entertaining tour guide; food samples amounting to a reasonable lunch; can be mixed with a drinks tasting tour if desired.

The organizers show to guests of the city the local specialties, tasting allowed. Sample fine meats, awesome breads, mouth-watering cakes and pastries, fresh fruits, wild berries, mushrooms, fish and many more specialties.

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