We'll be meeting you at the local train station at 10.00 am (it is very easy to take this direct modern train from anywhere in Rome). Enjoy the beautiful drive through rolling hills and olive groves on your way to visit a medieval village, Castelnuovo. After a stroll around the cobbled streets of this enchanting, historic hilltop town, we will take you to our nearby family home in the spectacular Sabine Hills, where your cooking lesson will be held. Cooking lesson + lunch with local wine. Italian cooking tips and secrets about regional dishes are revealed while preparing a three course meal using only what's in season, including fresh pasta or gnocchi by hand (no machine). Enjoy your lunch on our family terrace overlooking olive groves, medieval hilltop villages and monasteries. Afternoon: Informal guided tour around the stunning hilltop medieval village of Farfa with its winding cobbled roads and hidden piazzas, secret passage ways and intricately carved stone archways. The monastic village of Farfa contains an amazing 15th c. frescoed church and numerous art and craft shops, including locally hand woven cloths. Evening: 4.30 or 5.00 pm: Return to local train station
An award-winning cooking class experience in the stunning Rome countryside, Convivio Rome has been operating for 13 years in this region, had many enthusiastic guests from all over the world that had given hundreds of five-star reviews across various social media and travel platforms. Guido, an 8th generation Roman and Sally, his Australian wife host Italian Cooking Classes in their family home situated in the stunning Sabine Hills, overlooking medieval villages, olive groves, monasteries and miles of unspoilt countryside. Guido, your cooking teacher, was born and raised in Rome and will be sharing his passion for local organic ingredients and traditional family recipes taught to him by his grandmother. Guido has worked as a food editor for many years, and has also run Italian cooking classes in Sydney, Australia and Cambridge, England.
After the cooking class, a three-course lunch with flowing local wine is taken on our family terrace and consists of all the…
Plenty of local red or white wine is available for our guests during lunch, as well as Italian espresso coffee (or tea, if…
Transportation from and to our local station is provided by minibus or car (depending from the size of the group).
All cooking equipment is provided for the class, as well as aprons, recipes and a welcome gift to take home with you.
We'll take you to the Sabine hills near Rome, Italy's best kept secret. A land of olive groves, ancient castles and monasteries. It's similar to Tuscany but at a stone's throw from Rome. You'll visit Castelnuovo, a medieval hilltop village and the 6th Century monastery of Farfa, sites that only locals know about. From our home and terrace, where the cooking class is held, you will enjoy 50 miles of majestic views over the unspoiled countryside.
18歳以上の方8名まで参加できます。 使用される材料を理解し、アレルギーや食事制限をホストに伝えるのは各ゲストの責任となります。 また、生肉や生焼けの赤身肉、鶏肉、シーフード、貝類、卵を摂取すると、食中毒になるリスクが高まることも考慮する必要があります。
Your meeting point is just a 37 minute train ride from Rome. Easy to follow train directions will be sent to you, when you book. You don't see your date listed? Please contact us and ask. Thank you.