Food Tasting Trip in Transylvania's Countryside

Cristian With: Cristian
Mărginime & Cindrel Mountains around Sibiu = the most delicious food in Transylvania from local, home-growing producers with fascinating stories and traditions. Let's visit these charming villages to discover the rural-inspired gastronomy of Transylvania, taste typical dishes with delicious and organic products and meet the locals making them!

Moments to expect in this food tour in Transylvania:

  • The villages around Sibiu: Cristian and Sibiel

    The villages around Sibiu: Cristian and Sibiel

    We will start our trip with a visit to the fortified church of Cristian where we will also taste a very local Romanian product hard to explain in words but made out of natural pork fat, aged in paprika with red onions and delicious bread. Very tasty, you'll see. You'll learn how the surrounding areas influenced local cuisine and talk about the Romanian gastronomical mosaic during our walk through the village of Sibiel.
    We will then taste some New Transylvanian Cuisine recipes: locally sourced appetisers and a sauce of local herbs in a refurbished barn - where you also get the chance to roll your own pancakes, and then eat them!

  • More villages around Sibiu: Rășinari and Cisnădioara

    More villages around Sibiu: Rășinari and Cisnădioara

    In Cisnadioara we will experience a traditional lunch at a local family where you also get to taste various specialities of cheese and the Romanian traditional spirit - tuica or palinca! We will then taste the most well-known desert of Cisnădioara: the Hanklich cake, together with the first Transylvanian wine brought by the Cistercian monks in the 12th century.

  • Enjoy the Transylvania countryisde

    Enjoy the Transylvania countryisde

    After this tasty introduction in our local cuisine, you can relax in the orchard, enjoy the view and read about 200 years old local recipes. Did I mention that Sibiu has been named the 2019 European Gastronomy Capital?

Your total: €85
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Location details

  • Starting point: Sibiu (to be agreed)
  • Nearest airport: Sibiu or Cluj International
  • Nearest train station: Sibiu
  • Landscape: Countryside, hills
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