Cooking Class + Chocolate – Wine Tour in Umbria
One Full Cooking Day in Italy – Umbria
A day dedicated to the gastronomic richness of Umbria: hands on cooking course, chocolate and wine tours. Reservations are on request for any day, year round, based upon availability, for a minimum of two people.
Details of the Cooking Program
Trip Length: 1 Day
Departure Dates: Any day! Contact us for details.
Destinations: Italy, Umbria
Activities: Culinary, Cultural exploration
Included in the price: 1 cooking class, 1 lunches from cooking class,1 half day excursion with minibus and driver
Program of Full Cooking Day in Umbria: Cooking Class + Chocolate and Wine Tours
- 10,00 Arrive in the country farm “la volpe e l’uva” in Perugia. Begin instruction, highlighting the history of Umbria cooking and presenting the day’s menu. Be prepared to roll up your sleeves for hands-on preparation of a glorious meal.
- 12,30 Enjoy the fruits of your work! Eat the foods that you just created complemented by our wine and extra virgin olive oil.
- 14.00 You will visit the Perugia’s chocolate factory and the Chocolate Museum to learn about chocolate production. The “House of Chocolate” includes a chance to see the Perugina chocolate factory in operation, as well as a visit to the Museo Storico (Historic Museum). The museum explains the process of converting cocoa into chocolate, and introduces the history of the Perugina chocolate company.
The wine tour includes the guided tour of the vineyards, the centuries-old olive grove and the cellar. During the tour the history of the area, its traditions and all the stages of development of the vineyard are explained, from winter pruning to the harvest. Once back in the cellar, the techniques of processing the grapes and refining the wines are illustrated, both in steel and in wood. The tasting includes the tast
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