Taormina – Sicily
5 Hour Sicilian Cooking Class:
Why People choose this tour – Its a real test of will power to wait until the class finishes before eating! The wait is worth it though! Sitting down at the end of the session to savor your creations with a glass of Sicilian wine is the the icing on the cake!
Dig into delicious Sicilian cuisine by taking this fun 5 hour cooking class at a restaurant in central Taormina with a professional Sicilian chef by your side – learn about the regional cuisine and prepare a lush 3 course meal – visit the outdoor market to purchase ingredients and then head back to the restaurant to begin cooking and eventually eating.
Meet up with your host near Port Messina in the historical center of Taormina and begin your day of indulging in the cuisine of Sicily. Walk around the outdoor market – fruit, vegetables while listening to food sellers yell out their goods for buyers.
Assist the chef in picking out ingredients for your meal and discuss what makes the perfect seasonal ingredients for the meal. Walk to the nearby restaurant to begin next phase for the day. Strap on your apron and get ready to create a delicious meal. Learn how the waters around Sicily produce some of the most delicious seafood in the Mediterranean.
Chop veggies, make pasta, sear meat and fish. When cooking is complete, pull up a chair to a table in the restaurant to devour your delicious meal.
5 Hour Taormina Cooking class, including market visit and wine tasting
Visit Taormina open market and help select fresh produce
Learn about Sicilian food and regional sauces like Pesto Di Pistacchi from local chef
Prepare three courses featuring – meat, fish, pasta and local veggies
Savor you creations at the end of the class, along with samples of local red and white Sicilian wines