Spectacular Cooking Holiday in Italy
To have the opportunity to travel to other countries is always a learning experience. You get to learn new languages and cultures. Furthermore, there is the pleasure of trying new culinary delights. Food is one of the things that helps keep traditions and cultures alive in our modern world. Even in a smaller country such as Italy there are many different food regions, like Sicily, Tuscany and Lombardy. There are twenty all together. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to travel to one of these regions and really learn hands-on how to make authentic Italian dishes? Well, you can. Tuscookany offers cooking holiday packages for individuals who want to learn how to prepare and cook true Tuscany cuisine, in Italy.
Your Tuscookany Accommodations:
Casa Ombuto or Torre del Tartufo?
For your week long vacation, you will have the choice of one of two luxurious villas, the Casa Ombuto or Torre del Tartufo. No matter which you decide upon, you are going to be swept away by their beauty. The Casa Ombuto is a restored 1700’s villa build on the hillside with picturesque views. It is located a short distance from romantic Florence and historical Poppi. Torre del Tartufo is near Arezzo and is surrounded by truffle farms. This gorgeous villa was built sometime in the 1600’s possibly and has been immaculately restored. Each villa has lavish room and facility accommodations, such as sparkling pools, hot tubs and plush bedding, while retaining the Old World charm of being century’s old buildings.
Your Tuscookany Cooking Experience:
Chef Baccetti for Casa Ombuto or Chef Palandra for Torre del Tartufo?
Both Chef Baccetti and Palandra are hands-on instructors. You will follow along as they demonstrate their own personal approach and techniques to cooking authentic Tuscany dishes. By the end of your cooking holiday at Tuscookany, you will be able to prepare several four-course true Italian meals for your family and friends back home. Ordering pizza will be a thing of the past as you are going to be taught how to make your own. Other dishes include: Gnocchi, Wild Boar, Vegetable Tarts, pasta dishes and so much more. In addition, you will be given your own cookbook with everything you learned in it and it is yours to keep. Plus, you will get to keep your cooking class apron and as another something special, you will receive a certificate of completion at the end of your learning experience.
Your Tuscookany Area Experience:
To Stay In or Go Out?
Whether you came on your Tuscookany cooking holiday with your loved ones or with your friends, you will find both villas are located in areas that are more than worthy to be explored. The Medieval towns, the scenery and the local hot spots will definitely be calling your name. However, the alluring luxuries of your villa will keep a tight grip on you as well. You can stroll the hillside, relax be they pool or perhaps spoil yourself and just sleep in a bit late or nap in your soporific bed.
Tuscookany Cooking Vacation Information:
Phone – Toll Free 888-722-6901
Torre del Tartufo
Loc. Il Podere 56