A major appeal of visiting Spain for many people is to sample the famous Mediterranean cuisine. Tapas, paella, tortilla, excellent red wine, there's so much to bring out the foodie in you.
Though paella is more typically a Valencian thing and tapas more famous in Andalusia and the Basque Country, Barcelona is still a great place to try the cuisine of Spain. Its tourist-centered approach makes it easy for you to join a tour to get a fuller appreciation of Spain's food.
If you're interested in a wine tasting session, a Spanish cookery class or a tapas tour, Barcelona is your safest bet. Read more about Food and Drink Tours in Barcelona
See also: Barcelona Food For the lesser known dishes you should seek out in Barcelona