Photos - Cooking & Adventure on the Islands of Sicily

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We explore coves and grottos on our Favignana, Sicily cooking and wine Vacations in Italy. Guests learning about how Limoncello is made during our Limoncello class in Amalfi, Italy. Fruit and other aperitivi with our salt-tasting at the saline in Trapani, Sicily. One of the highlights of the vacation& One of our first photos featuring the floating-on-air fishing boat on the sea in Favignana, Sicily. Incredible. Our guests have an amazing experience learning to cook authentic Sicilian and other Italian recipes. We go out on the private boats during the week and explore the island from the sea on our cooking and adventure tours Busiate is a wonderful Sicilian pasta similar to fusilli. It's a fantastic pasta that holds sauces wonderfully deli Sicilian busiate pasta is an amazing dish. Rich and complex in flavor, yet very accessible recipe to make yourself! Our guests at the marina in Favignana, Sicily getting ready for their next adventure out on the high seas! We make these popular and delicious Sicilian Almond Cookies fresh from scratch during our Favignana cooking classes! Michael and Ivan - longtime friends enjoying some fun and pasta on the boat in Favignana, Sicily Our guests are treated to some local seafood delicacies, seaside near the hotel. Truly an immersive experience! Rosario, our Favignana,Sicily boat captain being his fun-loving self with his new best friend, Mr. Octopi! We take this boat out on excursions around the island of Favignana. We fish and visit coves and bays and eat great food& We never know what we're going to reel-in from the sea. This time it was lobster! So, lets make pasta! One of our favorite things on any of our vacations is when we harvest the fiore di sale in Trapani, Sicily While out on our early morning fishing excursion, we see the most spectacular sunrises in Favignana, Sicily. We have fresh sausages and tomatoes along with the amazing Sicilian bread during a lunch in Favignana. One of our alumni guests, Maita knows how to relax and have a great time while in the sun on the boat around Favignana. Guests show off their haul of salt after a morning harvest in Trapani, Sicily. Making fresh cannoli from scratch on our Sicily cooking vacation classes in Italy Our guests make fresh sausages at one of our Italian Cooking Classes - Then we have them freshly cooked - So Delicious&# We have lots of fresh made pizza going in the wood-burning oven at the country villa with family and friends. Fun with sausages. Hot off the grill, Melissa shows off her new sausage "do" right before her wonderful lunch These boats in Marettimo, Sicily appear to be floating on air - when really it's just the water that is incredibly Sicilian Almond cookies are delicious. We make them from scratch on our Favignana, Sicily vacation weeks. So Good! As we wait for the sunrise on our fishing boat, we relax on the calm seas in Favignana, Sicily on our cookery vacations Another Culture Discovery exclusive event where we harvest honey, fresh from the hives and then take home our own jars&a When available and in season, some guests are lucky enough to enjoy sea urchin caught fresh off the coast in Favignana. Sophie made the hike up the salt mountain in Marsala, Sicily Our guests often take the trail up to the Castle of Santa Caterina when they have some time off. Our guests get to help make the ricotta and pecorino cheese by stirring the pot of fresh milk that will become cheese&#x Arancini - Rice balls are a staple of Sicilian cuisine. We learn how to make them fresh on our cooking and wine tours During our boating excursions in Favignana, we relax, get in the water and cool off with some refreshing fun! Our guests have an incredible time learning to cook authentic Sicilian dishes, like Arancini.
Homemade, Sicilia Having some fun exploring and wine tasting at a winery in Marsala, Sicily. Ivan shows the group how to make proper bruschetta on our cooking and adventure on the islands of Sicily Melissa and her mother Nancy, have been on many Culture Discovery Vacations. Throughout most of Italy. See you soon Love birds cooling off while getting hot in the crystal blue waters on one of our Favignana vacations The historic Florio Tuna Cannery in Favignana harbor is truly fascinating to see how the locals lived off the sea! Michele is one of our fisherman friends. He's the real deal, along with Rosario, these two show us some great times After our fantastic morning out at sea, we bring our fresh catch to the market to sell to the locals. All in good fun&#x