True Umbria - Cooking Class

Imagine spending a vacation with your friends and family in a Private Villa enjoying a unique culinary adventure each day surrounded by the beauty that makes Umbria famous. One of the highlights of this experience, could be a cooking class / demonstration. What follows, are some examples, but we would be delighted to put together a customized program based on your wishes.

Home made pasta demonstration

Learn how to make pasta: Fettuccine, Lasagne, Cannelloni and other delicious pasta specialities.
Different seasonal dressings will be prepared to create a complete pasta based meal.

When you return home you will be able to make your own pasta !

Risotto cooking class

The best rice in the world is produced in the northern part of Italy. Learn about different rice varietes and the best way to cook them (rice salad, soups, timballos, and risotto. We can prepare the classic risotto zafferano, or the risotto primavera (Cipriani recipe), or the most creative risotto with cherries, or lemon, or who knows what else

Pizza party

Learn how to make different types of pizza in a wood oven. This activity is specially recommended if you have children with you.

Demonstrations/ classes are done at lunch or dinner time. Price is 60 Euro per person and includes food, house wine, limoncello and grappa.
Cooking classes and demonstrations are led by Mario Santoro accompanied by local food and wine experts. A casual lunch or dinner will follow these activities. Guests will enjoy the fruits of their labor and enjoy conversation with our local experts.
Children under the age of 6 do not pay, but please advise us of any children when you book.