South American Food Tour

Have you noticed the opening of several restaurants in Des Moines featuring South American cuisine? You can now take a culinary trip to Peru, Argentina, Brazil or Colombia without leaving the metro area!  If you are curious to know more about these cuisines — Or if ceviche, empanadas or chimichurri sauce makes your mouth water, this tour is for you!.

Our tour guide is a native of Colombia and will help you understand the story behind the variety of eating styles and differences between cuisines from South America.  You’ll learn about the culture, food preparation methods and ingredients.  At one stop, a local chef will demonstrate how to make authentic empanadas so you can try it at home!!!  At other stops, you will meet restaurant owners, taste their food and learn their story. So bring your appetite for this South American adventure in Des Moines!  You don’t even need a passport!

South American Food

What's Included in the Tour:

* Group Transportation to all Restaurant Stops
* Free Cooking demonstration…Learn to make authentic empanadas!!!
* Tasting of Different South American Dishes at each Restaurant
* Non Alcoholic Drinks (Alcoholic Drinks Available for Purchase and OK to Consume on the Bus)
* Opportunity to Meet and Interact with Restaurant Owners/Managers
* Facts and history of Cuisines of different countries
* Souvenir Wow! Des Moines Tours Tumbler
* Opportunities to make new friends
* Additional surprises along the way!

Upcoming Tour Dates:

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