Photos - Wine, Cooking, & The Olive Oil Harvest - Norcia

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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 During our Norcia vacation, we discover Castelluccio in the National Park of Sibillini Mountains During our food vacation in Umbria and Norcia we taste several local, traditional products well-known all around Italy We love the appreciation our guests show us and we love discover the hidden gems of Italy with our groups Sometime happen that during a truffle hunting in our experential holiday in Umbria we found a lot of truffle We will drive up to Castelluccio in the National Park of Sibillini to enjoy poppies field during the end of June Our Umbria vacations are centered around the experiences that sound the best to our guests Butchers in Norcia originated many of the current day practices used today for making Italian cured meats The valley of Castelluccio blooms with poppies in June, creating amazing photo opportunities for our Umbria guests Cooking class and Chocolate experience in Umbria Our day-trip to Assisi provides beautiful views of the Umbrian landscape and scenery We will meet local friends for a BBQ night that will be an unforgettable Umbria Experience. The Perugina chocolate is the perfect time for everyone to let loose and be silly Making the own cioccolatino one of the main experience of our foodie vacation in Norcia. Making fresh pasta is an awesome hands-on experience that includes everyone in the culinary process We love giving our guests the chance to learn about and explore the diversity of Italian wine Our guests learn how to make tagliatelle from scratch during our Norcia cooking classes Cooking class of handmade pasta in Umbria, making ravioli with ricotta from scratch In Norcia, we have the opportunity to hunt for black truffles with locals. This is a unique activity to Umbria Food is a great way to learn about the rich culture and tradition of Norcia and the Umbrian region of Italy During our week in Norcia we meet a local shepherd and with him we make fresh ricotta and Pecorino cheese Our Norcia vacation in Umbria features a tour of a wine cellar famous for its Sagrantino wine Oilve oil it is an experience we cannot miss in Umbria. During our cooking vacation we visit an ancient family run mill Sagrantino grapes it is use to make the Umbrian Sagrantino wine, one of the most famous of the region, rich in Tannin The Experential week in Norcia and Umbria includes local town market and local shops where buy food before cooking class We spend the day with local truffle hunters and their award winning dogs during our Norcia vacation in Umbria Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages Food vacations and food tours in Umbria. We include even a chocolate class at Perugina Factory A foodie week in Norcia cannot miss a visit to a local free range pigs farm During our Cheese Experience we will make pecorino and ricotta chesse using the traditional recipe The Michelin star dinner we are treated to in Norcia is a wonderful culinary experience Our vacations are more than just food, wine and culture. They create deep bonds that stretch beyond Italy and Umbria Experantial vacation in Umbria includes one day about Chocolate, a class where you will make your own "cioccolatino Experential holidays in Umbria in touch with locals. Visit to a small family run olive mill to enjoy a good Bruschetta During our Norcia vacation, we have the exclusive opportunity to go truffle hunting with champion truffle-hunting dogs During harvest season in Umbria, we take our guests to a local farm to pick and press their own olives Prosciutto of Norcia is known as one of the most delicious and sought after meats all over Italy Make new friends during our vacation it is one of the experience we want to guarantee during our week in Norcia Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages Cooking classes with locals in Umbria. Our week includes classes with michelin star chef and local "mamma" or Our Norcia vacation features three full hands on cooking classes where we learn culinary specialties of Umbria Getting everyone involved during our Umbrian cooking classes makes the fresh pasta that much better