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Buying Organic Meat in Barcelona

exterior of Veritas store in Barcelona
Written by Michael

It can be difficult finding sources of organic meat in Spain, however, there are an ever-increasing number of places in Barcelona where you can buy meat without pesticides, hormones, antibiotics and what have you.

Much as organic meat is expensive, the multi-faceted upside (less chemicals, better treatment and lives for the livestock and poultry etc, and the people that work on the farms and better quality meat) makes the additional cost easier to bare.

You will occasionally find organic meat in ordinary high-street supermarkets, more so in the up-market ones such as El Corte Ingles, but if you want more choice, ShBarcelona has a list of places you might want to check out.

Related article: Restaurants with Delicious Organic Food

Where to go shopping for organic meat

Veritas

meat in the supermarket

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Veritas is a chain of organic supermarkets where you will be able to find organic meats such as pork chops, pork sausages, pigs trotters, bacon, speciality sausages (chorizo, fuet etc), chicken legs and chicken wings; various cuts of beef, liver and occasionally lamb.

Veritas have lots of locations in Barcelona. Check here to see which of the Veritas shops is closest to you. You can even shop online now.

Biospace

A large (by Spanish standards) and well-stocked organic supermarket with a large organic and/or locally-produced meat counter. They have a great range or organic meats, offal and by-products but tread carefully, as not all their meat is organic.

Biospace is a great place to shop for all your organic needs and probably has the largest selection in Barcelona. Their shop is at Carrer de València, 186, (in the neighbourhood of Antigua Esquerra de l’Eixample)

Related article: Buying Organic Food in Barcelona

Obbio

inside obbio organic supermarket

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A new establishment, Obbio is a very upmarket organic supermarket and café that stocks a small range of organic meats. In 2019 they even opened their second store.

You can find Obbio at Calle Muntaner, 177 (in the district of Eixample) and Ronda de Sant Pere, 47 (on the border of La Dreta de l’Eixample and El Born)

Cal Colom

Cal Colom sells organic meat in their shop and online. They stock all different cuts of beef, chicken, lamb and goat.

They have two locations in Barcelona: Carrer de Vallhonrat, 27 and Carrer de Blasco de Garay, 42 (both in the neighbourhood of Poble Sec)

Where do you go for organic meat?

About the author

Michael

Michael is a vegetarian, dog-loving, kindle-clutching, sunshine-seeking, adventure-obsessed, responsibility-dodging gypsy who has spent much of the last five years exploring Spain and parts of Europe.

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