Taste Adventures

Travel with good food in mind

Slow Food Chef Sarah Saunders will take you on a personal trip to very special places. She will introduce you to her food loving friends, cooks and the people who produce amazing food and drink

Gourmet travel in small groups

If you would rather travel independently, go for Taste Adventures “Top Tip”, “Treats” and “Tailor Made”… We give you information and contacts for you to make your own itinerary.


Dates for Sarah Saunders Guided Tours 2017 – 2018

Dates show Sarah’s availability to travel… In some instances bespoke trips may be made any time within those dates to suit the client.
For more details and prices contact us 

Cuba – Meet producers, eat local
17th February – 6th March 2017

16th February to 10th March 2018    

Join us for any of this time….to suit your itinerary

East Sussex, UK  – Bank holiday country food ramble – meet producers, have some cooking fun and go for great pub eating

different itinerary each day (details tbc) from 26th – 29th May 2017      £ 120.00 per person

Northern Piemonte, Italy – Follow the Strada Vini Reale (wine route) and discover new food and wines
20th – 24th June 2017      £ 720 per person (excluding flights to and transfers from Turin)

East Sussex, England – Cheese and Wines of the region – meet producers with guided tastings
22nd July 2017        £ 120.00 per person

East Sussex, England – Gourmet producers countryside picnic
23rd July 2017       £ 70.00 per person

Slow Food STON, Croatia
A relaxed adventure into Croatian cooking, Slow Food market and film event, and local oysters as seen on Rick Stein’s Venice to Istanbul TV series! 
5th – 10th September 2017

Slow Food Cheese
Guided tour of the bienniele Slow Food event

Bra, near Turin, Italy
15th – 18th September 2017     £ 120 per person per day (excluding accommodation, flights and transfers- contact us for help)

Northern Piemonte, Italy – Follow the Strada Vini Reale (wine route) and discover new food and wines

19th – 23rd September 2017      £ 720 per person (4 days – excluding flights to and transfers from Turin)


Partagas Cigar Festival      mid November 2017 ( dates tbc)
Christmas and New Year   15th December 2017 – 5th January 2018
Habanos Cigar Festival      16th February – 10th March 2018


Travel plans may change.

Please enquire about Sarah’s availability for other dates on +44 (0) 7802777366  or email us by clicking the ‘contact us‘ button at the bottom of this page.

Taste Adventure Cuba


Cuba is changing every week. There are so many amazing new places to eat and things to do.

The best way to travel in Cuba, of course, is with up to date information and with tips from someone who really knows the country.

Sarah Saunders has been going to Cuba for the last 16 years. She has been a professional chef for 25 years. She fell in love with Cuba’s incredible ingredients even though they are not always easy to get. Over years, she has worked with chefs and other experienced people in tourism in Cuba and has good people there who help look after her clients every need. Sarah has pioneered to find the best places to eat, drink and to experience Cuba through the unique and extraordinary food culture.

Taste Adventures Tips

Every so often we tell you our Taste Adventure top tips and love to hear back from our clients and their friends or fellow travellers so we can update the information.

We are happy to have a quick chat on the phone or Skype with initial ideas for you to make your trip go well. That’s totally FREE !

Taste Adventures Treats

£100 per booking (up to 4 people travelling)

Subject to all T&C’s and excludes any agreed direct costs on clients behalf

“Take the stress out of researching your holiday and let us treat you to some great suggestions for your trip to Cuba, that work for you!”

We all have a wish list for our holidays, but up to date and on the ground information is the key to making those dreams come true.

“When your time is limited, you really need someone to help you achieve this in Cuba. That’s what we do !”

This service offers:

  • Details of our recommended best places to go and stay and what to do in quintessential destinations on 3 given itineraries (7 days, 10 days and 14 days).
  • You can do your own research and make bookings, but if you need HELP !!!  -­‐ You may want us to do all the work for you, for ease and you for piece of mind -­‐ see Taste Adventures Tailor made below.
  • If you would like us to book  your arrival night dinner, and your Casa Particulares in Havana) then choose our “ VIP option” at an extra cost of £20 per booking per person.

Taste Adventures Tailor Made

From £ 140 per person (price quoted per individual enquiry and for groups)

Subject to all T&C’s and excludes any agreed direct costs on clients behalf

“Our people looking after you in Cuba are not so much tour guides…they’re actually our friends. Making sure you have what you need on your trip is what we do!”

  • We create up to date, unique itineraries designed for our client, according to their ideas and interests.
  • We spend the time we need to make sure we get an itinerary right for you.
    We will organise everything for you, including transfers, restaurants, casas particulares or hotels, hire cars, activities etc. depending on your wishes.

To enquire or to book please contact

Sarah Saunders – sarah@tasteadventures.com

UK mobile 07802777366