Bologna & Tuscany: 7-Day Lost Flavors Cooking Tour
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Immerse yourself in a private dining experience at a local's home, enjoy exclusive cooking and taste authentic recipes treasured in family cookbooks passed down by real Italian Mammas. Feel the warmth of Italian hospitality as you connect with local people. Enjoy a 4-course menu including starter, pasta, a main course with a side dish, dessert with drinks included (water, selection of red and white wines from regional cellars and coffee). At the end of the experience, take your souvenir back home: the official apron.
Arrive in Bologna and check into your apartment or hotel. Meet the chef and enjoy a quick tour of the city's historic center followed by an aperitive and dinner in a typical trattoria. After breakfast on days 2 and 3, you will meet the chef at CIBO Cooking School at 8:30 AM and then take a historical tour en route to the Bologna market area where you'll decide what to prepare in the kitchen as you shop at the market stands. Learn how to prepare 2 delicious meals for lunch and dinner including handmade pasta. In the afternoons, choose between 3.5 hours of cooking at the school or a walking tour of Bologna City Center with your chef/guide. At 6 PM head back to the school to prepare dinner. On day 4, embark on a tour of the Fiorentini Vineyards in Castrocaro. After snacking and tasting great Romagna Wines such as Sangiovese, Albana, and Famoso, stop to enjoy a lunch of piadina romagnola a...
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In general, my Italian weekend brought me an interesting experience. ⠀ It all started with the fact that I decided to look for interesting leisure in Ravenna, where I went for the weekend. I was alone, and I wanted to diversify my leisure time. ⠀ I came across an offer of a master class and dinner at home in an Italian family. ⠀ And you know, I am still impressed because this experience is invaluable in studying foreign culture. You won’t get it by studying books and video reviews of travelers. ⠀ If you want to see how and what the Italian family lives, to find out what the Italian woman thinks and how she feels in her home environment, spend an evening in the Italian manner, having tasted a bunch of Italian homemade food and not notice how 4 hours have flown, then try !