When in Rome, do as the Romans do! It’s time to get cooking.
Try your hand at making fresh pasta from scratch, then enjoy the typical Italian meal that you have just learned to prepare! There’s nothing more satisfying than a meal cooked by your own fair hands.
The day starts with a shopping trip with the chef to Campo de’ Fiori Square – the picturesque fruit and vegetable market of in the heart of the city – before returning to the kitchen to grill up your freshly-picked ingredients.
Family cooking is an essential part of Italian culture and integral to any travel experience in Rome, one of the top food destinations in the world.
Be greeted by the chef before heading shopping in the Campo de’ Fiori Market, where you will find fresh, seasonal ingredients as well aswitnessing first-handthe rambunctious social lives of the local communities. Food is at the heart of Italian culture, and thistour combines the best Italian ingredients with the rich history of the country, as well as the vibrant culture of a local marketplace.
Listen carefully; the chef will tell you all the tricks forfinding the best ingredients so that you can recreate the same perfect dish once back at home.
The Chef will welcome you into an exclusive kitchen in the heart of Rome, then offer you a hands-on, tailor-made cooking class where you will learn, step-by-step, how toprepare pasta from scratch before moulding it into your favourite shapes and pairing with the freshest of sauces: ragout, pesto,orany other you can dream of.
You will then prepare ameat dish or – should preferences dictate – a vegetarian main.
When everything is ready, prepare to enjoy your delicious dishes of starters, mains and sides in the most relaxing of atmospheres. Relax in the intimate environment of your Chef’s living room, open a bottle of vino and enjoy!
Important: When you book your cooking class in Rome, please specify how many people are in your party and remember to inform the chef of any allergies or dietary requirements. Other issues such as heart disease, pregnancy or breast feeding should also be mentioned.
– Tour of the market
– Cooking lesson
– Everything needed to cook
– First and main course, dessert, wine or soda & water!