An Innovative tour for all Italian cuisine lovers. We will guide you to improve originally your cooking expectations. The first step to realize your dream travel to Italy is contact us to meet your Taste and Slow Italy private Advisor. This is a very easy, smart and positive experience for all our Clients, they confirm. Your travel starts just meeting our Team, telling us your personal tastes and interests. We will guide you to organize your personal travel project with the perspective to cooking in Rome.
This original package gives you a new way to visit Italy, in particular Rome, follow your deep inspired tastes. The beginning values the whole tour: visit to local district’s market to do some shopping together with your chef/teacher. You will follow the tradition, purchasing all you will need for your cooking lesson. A formidable experience in an authentic Rome street market.
People is friendly and warm. Lessons of handmade pasta, pizza (so popular food, but are you sure to know how to cook it..?). Then, how to prepare a menu from the culinary tradition of the south-center of Italy: a pie with the “ziti” pasta and aubergines (Sicily), Saltimbocca alla Romana (Rome), Escarole Salad with pine nuts and raisins (Naples), Torta Caprese (Capri). The tradition of the north-centre of Italy: Risotto with radicchio (Veneto), Frico with montasio cheese (Trentino Alto Adige); anchovy pie with vegetables (Liguria); Tiramisù (Veneto). you will learn how to create an Italian buffet dinner: Catone’s libum, small rings of lemon ricotta baked on laurel leaves (from the ancient Rome); “pappa al pomodoro” (Tuscany); baked “bucatini” pasta (Napoli); chicken with peppers (Rome); salt cod with capers and olives (Calabria); “padellotto” with baked vegetables (Abruzzo); ricotta mousse (Sicily).
But also visit of monumental Baroque Rome, the imperial Rome with a private guide. Guided visit of the Vatican Museums. Guided visit of Villa d’Este.
Read the pdf sample itinerary below.
PLACES AND SITES OF INTEREST
► Rome with pizza welcome dinner
► Cooking lessons with lunch in Rome
► Imperial & Baroque Rome
► Ostia Antica
► Vatican Museum
► Villa d’Este
► Farewell dinner
✓ 7 night accommodation in Rome in a centrally located Hotel in B&B treatment
✓ 1 pizza welcome dinner
✓ 4 cooking lessons and light lunches as per description
✓ 1 cooking lesson and farewell dinner
✓ Private transfers as per itinerary
✓ Local guide as per description
✓ Ticket entrance fees as per itinerary
x Tour leader
x Medical-luggage insurance
x Optional tours/experiences