Cooking Class + Wine and Deruta Ceramic Tour
Hand-on cooking class
Learn traditional Italian techniques
4 courses: appetizer, first course, main course with side dish and dessert
Visit a Ceramic Laboratory in Deruta
Guided wine tour in an Umbria’s famous winery
Deruta ceramics are a milestone in the history of Italian pottery. They gained worldwide fame during the Renaissance. Now it is the highlight of world renowned Art Museums, among them V&A London and NGA Washington. Deruta dinnerware and decorative pottery are still deservedly popular and many ceramicists keep the tradition alive. You will also visit a prestigious Umbria winery, you will participate to their relaxed but informative guided tour accompanied by a professional sommelier. After, you’ll taste three of their fantastic wines–a fantastic experience you won’t regret!
PROGRAM OF FULL COOKING DAY IN UMBRIA: COOKING CLASS + DERUTA CERAMIC AND WINE TOUR
9.30 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.
13:00 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 a Ceramic Laboratory in Deruta where the majolicas are completely handmade. Their high quality products keeps the tradition alive and evokes the classic decorations of the various periods of Deruta. The production cycle is completely carried-out within the company and rigorously worked by hand in all its phases. Then you will have a guided wine tour in an Umbria’s famous winery.
Cookery class (preparation of 4 course meal)
Four course meal from the cooking lesson;
Umbrian wines during meals, liquors for after dinner/lunch;
Certificate of participation;
Folder with all the recipes;
Apron of Let’s cook in Umbria
1 half day excursion with minibus and drive