Immerse yourself in the unique Italian lifestyle learning the correct language of good food, wine and culture.
Our cooking programs will take you into the Italian passion for food and wine, offering to experience first hand authentic regional cooking techniques and recipes handed down over generations. From traditional country cooking to the more refined cuisine of today our programs are able to offer a complete range of our gastronomy
both for food lovers than aspiring chefs having all our tutor chefs deep knowledge and special artistry on territory cuisine.
The official supervisor and consultant of our Cooking Programs is the Executive Chef Luigi Sforzellini
, italian celebrity chef, personally running the special cooking classes dedicated to the Global Mediterranean Cuisine and the stages for aspiring chefs.
Thanks to his classes you'll be ready to discover all that Italy might offer to truly gourmand: shop the local and lively open air markets offering fresh food; meet most reputable local master chefs; learn to prepare the regional specialties enjoying the perfect combination of good food, good wine and new friends.
Under the guidance of our experts you will also enjoy private seminar on extra olive oil; wine tasting session runned by official Sommelier and have private visits to most reputable special food producers
see how they make these food treasures and taste them right where they're made.
For your relaxation you can count on our suggestions for unforgettable day Spa; special walkings
among vineyards and small medieval villages; amusing truffle hunting,; painting day or shopping
with shopping consultant. All arrangements are at exclusive and historic hotels with magnificent views,
personally selected for their special location and charm.
Our cooking classes are usually open to group of 4- 6 people. The traditional lesson include 3 hours work "hands on” with the chef and lunch/dinner following. Price range group 4-6 pax ( lesson + meal and wine tasting)
From Euro 130, 00 to 170,00 per person
1 full day cooking class with Master Chef or Celebrity Chefs: from Euro 300,00 per person (7 hour teaching ) meals included.
Some of our Gourmet tours: The French influence in Piedmont’s cuisine:
3 days among Langhe and Turin territory with special wine tasting and truffle seminar + hunting. Optional vinetherapy day Spa and additional cooking day in Liguria . The multifaced Veneto’s cuisine:
5 days immersed in the cookery heritage of Venice, Lago di Garda and Treviso territory. Enjoy sailing in the Laguna, visit the local fish markets, experience a cooking classes in ancient venetian palace and in Treviso villa. Tuscany & Umbria:
the traditional and healthy recipes of Central Italy. Experience the charm of small medieval villages, historical wineries, secret orchards and rustic savours. Enjoy relaxation in elegant Spa; indulge in walkings among vineyards and ancient castels; meet the lively italian people in typical trattorie. Mediterranean Flavours:
the special cookery programs dedicated to original Mediterranean cuisine. From glamour Amalfi coast to fascinating Apulia and Sicily you will learn how to prepare classic home cooking dishes as celebrated by nutritionists all over the world.
CHEF & SOMMELIER AT HOME:
are you renting a villa with relatives and friends and like to have a special cooking class and wine tasting ? Take advantage of our special offers including the cooking class, a guided wine tasting techniques session and final meal were learning how to match properly wine and food.
Ask for your tailor- made program and conditions for your ITALIAN CUISINE ESCAPE