Sam Zucker


Sam Zucker is originally from Boston, Massachusetts in the US. He studied ecology, photography and Spanish language at Hampshire College (Amherst, MA). He then went on to train as a chef at the prestigious Culinary Institute of America (Hyde Park, NY) and earn an introductory certification from the Court of Master Sommeliers in 2013. He currently lives in Barcelona and works as a culinary tour operator and food/travel writer for several outlets, including his blog: Zucker & Spice Travel—

Can Fisher oysters

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Beachfront bliss in Bogatell more


Xavier-Pellicer-Restaurant interior

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Vegetables take center stage at this new Eixample opening more

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A taste of something tropical. more

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A classic cebicheria straight from the Peruvian capital. more

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elBulli alumni are back in town. more

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Japanese flavours in Vila Olímpica. more

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A pocketful of flavour. more

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Photos by Rodrigo Stocco, courtesy of Spoonik Club

Two top chefs create the ultimate home dining experience. more

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Sleek hotel dining deep in the Gothic Quarter. more

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A tasting tour of South East Asia. more

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Japanese comfort food. more

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More clean, green eating from Grupo Teresa Carles. more

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California dreamin’ in Poblenou. more

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A country picnic in the city. more

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A taste of the Middle East comes to the ancient heart of Barcelona. more

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Finger lickin’ American fare. more

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An unusual intersection of ingredients and flavours in the Eixample. more

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A fusion of two cultures from both sides of the Pacific. more

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Carme Ruscalleda opens her second restaurant at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. more

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A healthy mind and a healthy body go hand in hand at this Vila Olímpica cafe. more

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