Photos - Wine, Cooking, Truffles & Chocolate: A Foodie's Paradise in Umbria and Tuscany

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Food vacations and food tours in Umbria. We include even a chocolate class at Perugina Factory One of our night during Norcia cooking week we will enjoy a party night with some local friends During our Norcia vacation, we have the exclusive opportunity to go truffle hunting with champion truffle-hunting dogs Norcia it is a small village in Umbria, in the national park of sibillini mountains, base of our experential and cooking Tons of Sausages and Cold Cuts are everywhere in Norcia where it is centenary tradition make them We will make tagliatelle with truffle from scratch during our cooking classes in Norcia and Umbria. During harvest season in Umbria, we take our guests to a local farm to pick and press their own olives We get many ingredients for our hands on cooking classes from the specialty butcher shops of Norcia The Michelin star dinner we are treated to in Norcia is a wonderful culinary experience Make new friends during our vacation it is one of the experience we want to guarantee during our week in Norcia Sagrantino grapes it is use to make the Umbrian Sagrantino wine, one of the most famous of the region, rich in Tannin Winery Experience in Umbria, visint local winery with lunch and wine pairing included. The black truffles of Norcia are known all around Italy as the best in the country We make fresh ricotta and pecorino cheese with a local shepherd in our Norcia and Umbria cooking vacation Making fresh pasta is an awesome hands-on experience that includes everyone in the culinary process During harvest season we like to pick, press and pour our own olive oil during the Norcia vacation we host in Umbria Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill Our guests learn how to make tagliatelle from scratch during our Norcia cooking classes Our vacations are all about cultural immersion. Teaching our guests the most we can about Italian culture fuels us Our day-trip to Assisi provides beautiful views of the Umbrian landscape and scenery Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages A master chocolatier guides us through the process of making perfect chocolates during our Umbria vacation During our week in Norcia we meet a local shepherd and with him we make fresh ricotta and Pecorino cheese One of the calss of our Norcia and Umbria Vacation will be at Perugina Factory. A chocolate Master will be our instructo Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill Our week in Norcia features a visit to a free range pig farm to see the special pigs that can only be found in this area A foodie week in Norcia cannot miss a visit to a local free range pigs farm Norcia is home to what is known all around Italy as some of the best salami in the world Enjoying the largely undiscovered beauty that is the Umbria region Castelluccio is an undiscovered gem of Italy that we love to highlight on our Umbria vacation The Experential week in Norcia and Umbria includes local town market and local shops where buy food before cooking class We love the appreciation our guests show us and we love discover the hidden gems of Italy with our groups Fresh pasta during our Norcia cooking class it's made only of flavour and local eggs. The traditional recipe Our cooking and experential vacations in Italy often include a pizza class with a pizza masterchef.. Cooking classes with locals in Umbria. Our week includes classes with michelin star chef and local "mamma" or The Perugina chocolate is the perfect time for everyone to let loose and be silly Class chocolate it is one of the highlights of experential vacation in Umbria Getting everyone involved during our Umbrian cooking classes makes the fresh pasta that much better During our Norcia vacation. We visit local butcher shops to discover the specialty cured meats of Umbria Our day trip to Montefalco includes a tour, tasting and lunch at a Sagrantino wine cellar in Umbria