Foodie Weekends

Fancy a short break sampling delicious Abruzzese cuisine and enjoying local wine? Come on our foodie breaks in Abruzzo!

What is included:

Two nights’ B&B accommodation in a small mountain village in the Maiella National Park;

Breakfast: freshly baked cakes with local ancient grain flour, home-made jams, locally-grown fruit;

Dinner in a rural restaurant where you will taste typical dishes. Be prepared for a feast: delicious starters, generous pasta dishes, meat, dessert, wine and home-made liqueurs, – all made with local ingredients;

Local wineries visit: Learn the secrets of winemaking at a renowned family-run 200-year-old wine cellar and local vineyard. You will taste 7-8 red, white, sparkling and dessert wines accompanied by local cheeses and cured meats as well as some traditional local liquors.

Cooking with locals class and lunch: Your cooking classes will take place at  a local family’s home. Your hosts will teach you how to make different types of pasta from scratch, a tasty tomato-based sauce, biscotti and other local delicious specialties. After the class, you can eat what you cooked (with some other tasty additions).

Price: €455 for two people

Optional: for an extra fee you can go on a truffle hunt with a local family or visit a cheese maker to learn how sheep’s milk cheese and ricotta are made.

Foodie breaks can also be organised during week days.

Please note transport is not included.

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