Fall in love with Tuscany Umbria through its food, wines and culture, taste our “lets cook together class” at the intimate and familiar Fontanaro Farm house in Tuscany Umbria.
This is a real country living experience where you’ll learn some italian, all about wines andolive oil of Italy as well per the secret of the real italian cooking.
Our class provide an opportunity to learn the basic of the wonderful art of authentic Italian cooking, and agricultural culture in an historic restored Umbrian Tuscan villa set in the beautiful and tranquil locations 60 minutes south of Florence, and 90 minutes north of Rome, Italy.
Our “LETS COOK TOGETHER” allow you to immerse yourself in the culture and lifestyle of Umbria and Tuscany and learn to cook authentic Italian dishes in a relaxed and friendly environment.
This is a comprehensive hands on Italian cooking course designed to teach you to make superb course Italian dinners covering all the basic Italian cooking techniques, from pasta to pastries and everything in between.
All of the ingredients you will use are come each morning from our organicvegetable garden and local markets and so you will be working with fresh fruit and vegetables in season.
Below is a typical Umbrian meal that we might create here at Fontanaro using our organic produce, fresh from the garden. If you like we can send you our recipes made in the local tradition and I am happy to share them with you!
THE ACTIVITY INCLUDES:
– A multilingual chef
– The lunch based on what you have prepared with an introduction and tasting of umbrian/tuscan wines and olives oils.
DAYS: everyday on request, booking 24/48 before
Duration of the class: 4 hours
Minimum partecipants: 2 persons
Price: from 100 euro for Fontanaro’s guests or 130 euro for visitors
On request pick up from your accomodation to the schoool at an additional cost.
Bruschetta with Olive oil, and olive oil tasting demonstration
Saffron rice with our organic saffron from our vegetable garden
Pici with organic tomatoes from the vegetable garden
Fresh salad from the garden
Red and White Wines: My Wine Fontanaro 2010 with an introduction to the world of Umbrian and Tuscan wine by the private Sommelier Alina Pinelli
Limoncello Lucia 2011