Photos - Culinary Treasures of Bologna, Venice, Michelin Stars & Exotic Cars

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Learn how to make tortellini from scratch and enjoy the rich and decadent flavors of Italian food in Italy. We do everything like locals, we go grocery shopping in town and then sit at the osteria and enjoy some wine. The famous masks of Venice, Italy are an ancient tradition of the area. When we visit the Balsamic vinegar producer, he serves us a lunch where balsamic vinegar is the main event Our Cooking class are family style setting. We visit a local family and local recipes together We make pasta in all of our locations. Fresh Pasta is a staple in Italian kitchens. We have a lot of fun during our cooking class in Bologna and Emilia Romagna. Carnival in Venice is an incredible event. Masks and costumes are worn by all the attendees and is popular worldwide One of our classes on Bologna Vacation is taught by Chef Andrea, super fun Michelin star chef. Bologna has a food market that has been in the center of town since medieval times. An authentic, cultural experience Claudio is a local Parma Prosciutto Producer. He will show us how to make Prosciutto and let us taste his product Checking the fresh Parmesan cheese wheel for quality in Reggio Emilia, Italy. In Emilia Romagna we visit a local small Parmigiano Producer and taste and learn all about the popular cheese Home made traditional Bolognese sauce originating in Bologna. We make everything from scratch and then eat together. We visit the Colle Bolognese and taste the Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon wines in the vineyards We visit a local parmesan cheese producer and learn how to make the popular and delicious cheese. During Bologna Cooking Vacation we will go to a small town, meet local wine producer and drink wine in the vineyard We take private boat and private gondola rides when we visit Venice on our Bologna cooking vacations Good food and family atmosphere make our cooking vacation in Bologna unique Michelin Star rated chef teaches us how to bake cookies that look like donuts but are a traditional dessert of the area A Party night in the Colli Bolognesi! A night of great wines, good food and very funny people Cooking Vacation in Bologna includes all hands on cooking class with traditional recipes like Lasagna We visit a parmesan cheese producer with cows that are right on the farm Emilia Romana and Bologna Foodie Vacation includes a day excursion to the beautiful city of Venice Toasting with a local glass of wine to a vacation full of cultural immersion and delicious food. Parmesan cheese originates outside of Bologna and is not only a topping for dishes, but also a main ingredient Bologna is well known for its rich food culture, as the birthplace of Bolognese, Lasagna, Tortellini and Parmiggiano In Emilia Romagna we visit a local small Parmigiano Producer and taste and learn all about the popular cheese During our Bologna Cooking Vacation we cannot miss a visit to a Balsamic Vinegar producer in Modena We shop in the medieval street market in Bologna's town center with fresh foods and vegetables. We take a private ride on a gondola through the iconic and romantic venetian canals. A local nonna hosts one of our cooking classes in bologna, teaching us all about the tradition and passion of cooking. We are easy going and like to joke around. You won't find a stuffy tour on any of our vacations. Not just a tour in Bologna, but the opportunity to have great time, meet new friends and have fun all together In Emilia Romagna we visit a local small Parmigiano Producer and taste and learn all about the popular cheese We take a private ride on a gondola through the iconic and romantic venetian canals. Our Bologna Cooking Vacation it is a great balance of homemade food and gourmet michelin star dishes One of our Cooking Class will be at Ca Matilde, restaurant of Andrea Michelin star chef that will lead our class. After our visit a Ferrari Museum you can rent a Ferrari for 10 or 20 minutes and drive on the local roaads We take private boat and private gondola rides when we visit Venice on our Bologna cooking vacations During your week with us in Bologna you have the opportunity to rent a Lamborghini for a test drive on the local roads Bologna it is a vibrant university city, full of bars and cafes. At night it is always full of people and events