Devour Tours From Home: Discover England’s History Through 10 Dishes with Shabby

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1 to 1.5 hours

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Why take this online tour?

London native and veteran tour guide Shabby will lead you on a fascinating discovery of the dishes that have shaped English history — and show you why English food isn’t nearly as bland and uninspired as rumors may lead you to believe. This culinary journey through time will satisfy both foodies and historians.

Highlights

  • Created with Sketch.Virtually travel to London and spend one hour with a born-and-bred Londoner who is passionate about culinary history.
  • Created with Sketch.Learn about how the history of England shaped the country to present day, told through the lens of 10 iconic dishes.
  • Created with Sketch.Hear the stories of royalty and peasants, palaces and slums, empires and invasions and more.
  • Created with Sketch.Bust English food misconceptions while you learn about its multicultural influences.
  • Created with Sketch.Connect to this live online experience from the comfort of your own home.
  • Created with Sketch.Receive a $25 voucher with every online tour you take for future tours around the world.

Travel through time and discover all that shaped English cuisine

The misconception that English food is an insult to the more advanced palate is one that has been thrown around for many years. But think about it: this is a country with multicultural London as its capital. And throughout its history, it’s seen centuries of international trade, an empire, a religious revolution, 61 monarchs, and countless invasions by iconic civilizations from the Romans to the Vikings. Simply put, this island nation has been one of the centers of world history for far too long for the misconceptions about its food to be true. And what better way to discover this turbulent history than through 10 iconic and delicious English dishes?

Shabby, a born-and-bred Londoner, will...

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The misconception that English food is an insult to the more advanced palate is one that has been thrown around for many years. But think about it: this is a country with multicultural London as its capital. And throughout its history, it’s seen centuries of international trade, an empire, a religious revolution, 61 monarchs, and countless invasions by iconic civilizations from the Romans to the Vikings. Simply put, this island nation has been one of the centers of world history for far too long for the misconceptions about its food to be true. And what better way to discover this turbulent history than through 10 iconic and delicious English dishes?

Shabby, a born-and-bred Londoner, will bring you through 2000 years of history—from the royalty and their palaces to the peasants and their slums, along with all the empires and invasions that happened along the way. In short: this isn’t your average English food and history lesson. And if just hearing about the food isn’t enough, after the experience we’ll send you some of the recipes for the dishes that tell the stories so that you can create them yourself at home!

By booking this online tour, receive a $25 gift voucher valid for 2 years in any of our Walks global destinations.

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