Are you looking for a tour in Italy far from the most beaten paths? Then, our Cooking and Tasting Vacations are the key.
Book our Italian cooking courses overlooking the cliff-side villages of the Amalfi Coast, the Cinque Terre and Lake Como.
Discover the true meaning of “la dolce vita” with our culinary tours almost anywhere in Italy.
Thanks to our local knowledge, just choose the Italian region, or regions, you wish to visit.
We will provide you a personalized holiday plan that you’ll analyze, discuss with us, accept or make changes, as you wish.
We will then arrange all the operational side: at the set date, you only have to leave and come to Italy and enjoy your Cooking and Tasting Vacations.
You’ll have such a wide range of opportunities in Italy as far as food specialties, cuisine, sophisticated recipes, great Chefs’ techniques are concerned.
Choose from a wide range of culinary getaways, retreats in cellars for wine tasting, cooking classes (with true professional chefs), wine and oil roads, and exclusive food itineraries that definitely tickle your senses.
So, how can we delight you with our Cooking and Tasting Vacations? Some suggestion?
Find out why Italy is the world culinary epicenter, fashion capital, and the heir of an endless history.
Taste the Roman cuisine with our expert guides.
Look at true Neapolitan “Pizzaiuoli” (Pizza makers”) at work, and grab their secrets on how to make traditional pizzas in Naples.
In the Piedmont, hunt for white truffles and Barolo wines.
In Florence, visit its colorful food and fashion markets.
And when in Tuscany, don’t miss a private wine tour in the Chianti area to meet true Chianti wine producers.
Or, choose to cook in a Tuscan farmhouse surrounded by olive trees.
In Venice, indulge yourselves on the canals, aboard a private gondola, for a tasting tour with our professional chef.
To design our Cooking and Tasting Vacations, we work mainly with properties that capture the essence of the region.
We choose hotels that have a particular history and offer warm hospitality, making you feel as “part of that family”.
You will have dinner in typical local restaurants, do shopping in local food markets, cook recipes from the regional tradition (with real Chefs), visit dairies, speak to olive oil producers and meet winemakers at their wineries.
In our Cooking and Tasting Vacations, our secret ingredient is the close relationship and friendship with local winemakers, Chefs, chocolate artisans and cheese makers, who work in the regions that you have chosen to visit.
From the Dolomites, in the North, to Puglia’s Trulli and sunny Sicily, we will bring you on an authentic Italian food tour that the tourists mass won’t ask for.
During the Cooking and Tasting Vacations, you’ll discover new ingredients, as well as the differences among products region by region, and why some ingredients are more suitable for certain recipes than others.
Because food is culture, and each Italian region has its own.
Colors, flavors and specialties that you can find only in that area and nowhere else in the World.
Because they are the result of unique environmental conditions, adding traditions, way of life, nature, etc.
With our Cooking and Tasting Vacations, you can make so many epicurean leaks and each of them will become an unparalleled sensory experience.
Ask us to assemble a personalized holiday plan just for you.
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