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Rome & Sorrento Cooking ~ 1 Day


  • Cookery lessons in Rome or Sorrento with a local Chef, followed by dinner
  • A choice of three cooking lessons
  • Small Group
  • Not Valid During Special Events; Christmas & New Years, Easter & May 1st
  • Tour Code: TOMWTR1920

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1) Rome Market Visit – Full Course (Small Group)  

Description:  Visiting Rome is not only about diving into the immortal art of the great masters but also taking a closer look into the world-renowned art of eating. If you enjoy the local food so much, why not learn how to make a classic Italian meal. Our fantastic English-speaking chef will guide you step-by-step to make a fabulous 4 course Italian meal. Begin with a visit to a local market to buy fresh ingredients. Italian markets are a feast for the senses:  “head home” to start the preparation. Class held in an historical apartment  in the heart of Rome…Lean to prepare a pasta dish, a main course, a side dish and a dessert, according to traditional recipes. At the end you will enjoy the delicious food you have prepared in  of course accompanied by great Italian wine

Includes: Hands-on class and family friendly English speaking chef – Market shopping with the chef – Class enjoys the food they have prepared in the dining room – All necessary ingredients and materials – Antipasti and local wines & drinks – Each cook will have their own personal workstation Starts 9:00 am, Duration 4 Hours.

2) Rome Gelato & Biscotti Lesson (Small Group)

Description: Gelato & biscotti lesson. With gelato shops on every cobblestoned corner, classic Italian gelato is as delicious as it is culturally significant. Most of all, gelato is definitely one of the best ways to cool down from the vibrant Roman sun! Perfect for kids and adults, locals and visitors, this cooking class is all about “la dolce vita”. You will have the amazing opportunity to create classic Italian gelato with your favorite flavors. One scoop or two? Choose from fresh fruits of the season, like Tuscan strawberries or lemons from Sorrento, deep-green pistachios, high-quality dark chocolate from Perugia, or the always lovable Nutella. Whilst your gelato is freezing, you’ll learn how to make either Italian biscotti, the perfect partner to gelato, or choose to make the most quintessential Italian dessert, the fabulously rich tiramisù.

Includes: Hands-on class and family friendly English speaking chef Gelato & biscotti making and tasting. All necessary ingredients and materials. Each cook will have their own personal workstation. Starts 3:00 pm, Duration 2 Hours.

3) Sorrento Cooking Class

Description: Cooking lessons will take place in Sorrento, in an amazing setting of the private grounds of a beautifully manicured garden of oranges and lemons.  9:30 am: Arrival at Villa Ida and welcome the clients with breakfast (orange juice, Neapolitan coffee and plum-cake). 10:00 am: Start a 3 hours cooking class. 11:30 am : visit of the wine cellar. 1:00 pm: Lunch by the pool or under the patio in the winter garden. Meal with the foods you have prepared. The cooking class lasts 3 hours, during which you will visit the wine cellar and taste different types of excellent homemade wines and local cheeses. Our  “wine man” will explain all the phases of his wine production. You will fill carafes with wine you will enjoy during rest of the class and lunch. Classes are based on menus of traditional Italian cuisine with  particular emphasis on Neapolitan recipes. All the recipes will be clearly demonstrated in a warm and relaxing atmosphere.

Includes: Welcome (light) breakfast, 3 hour cooking class, wine cellar visit with tasting of the local wine and cheeses, and lunch with the foods you prepared.  Duration 5 Hours


  • As mentioned in each description

Not Included

  • Flights, Tips and gratuities
  • City Tax (paid locally)
  • Items & expenses of a personal nature and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”.

2020 Rates & Dates

Rome-Market$185$165 (Age 5-16)
Rome-Gelato$110$95 (Age 5-16)
Sorrento$255$125 (Age 6-12)


Rates are per person in CAD ($) and indicative of Euro price, subject to change. Minimum 2 passengers.
All rates and hotel availability subject to change. High season surcharges may apply.

To book this tour, or speak with one of our representatives call Toll Free: 1.866.370.2277 OR click to email.