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

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Our Cooking classes in Bologna are always hands on and immersive. You make everything you eat. All of our cooking classes are hands on and immersive. You make the food that you eat from start to finish. We do everything like locals, we go grocery shopping in town and then sit at the osteria and enjoy some wine. We have a lot of fun during our cooking class in Bologna and Emilia Romagna. We make pasta in all of our locations. Fresh Pasta is a staple in Italian kitchens. We shop in the medieval street market in Bologna's town center with fresh foods and vegetables. One of our Cooking Class will be at Ca Matilde, restaurant of Andrea Michelin star chef that will lead our class. Good food and family atmosphere make our cooking vacation in Bologna unique We take a private ride on a gondola through the iconic and romantic venetian canals. We love letting loose and having fun on all of our vacation holidays. We drink wine and party with the locals The famous masks of Venice, Italy are an ancient tradition of the area. During your week with us in Bologna you have the opportunity to rent a Lamborghini for a test drive on the local roads Our Cooking class are family style setting. We visit a local family and local recipes together Learn how to make tortellini from scratch and enjoy the rich and decadent flavors of Italian food in Italy. We will have a private visit to the Lamborghini Factory and learn how they assemble this amazing car. Home made traditional Bolognese sauce originating in Bologna. We make everything from scratch and then eat together. Michelin Star rated chef teaches us how to bake cookies that look like donuts but are a traditional dessert of the area 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 We take private boat and private gondola rides when we visit Venice on our Bologna cooking vacations In Emilia Romagna we visit a local small Parmigiano Producer and taste and learn all about the popular cheese Carnival in Venice is an incredible event. Masks and costumes are worn by all the attendees and is popular worldwide When we visit the Balsamic vinegar producer, he serves us a lunch where balsamic vinegar is the main event Some of our cooking classes in Bologna are with Pina and Bruna two local woman that love cooking and culture. We visit the Colle Bolognese and taste the Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon wines in the vineyards In Modena we visit a Balsamic Vinegar producer. We have the privlige to taste 25 year aged balsamic vinegar We visit a parmesan cheese producer with cows that are right on the farm In Emilia Romagna we visit a local small Parmigiano Producer and taste and learn all about the popular cheese The hotel in bologna is centrally located to all the shopping, the main piazza and the iconic duomo. During Bologna Cooking Vacation we will go to a small town, meet local wine producer and drink wine in the vineyard The famous masks of Venice, Italy are an ancient tradition of the area. Bologna is a vibrant and bustling city full of arts, shopping, cafes, and music. Bologna it is a vibrant university city, full of bars and cafes. At night it is always full of people and events A local nonna hosts one of our cooking classes in bologna, teaching us all about the tradition and passion of cooking. We take private boat and private gondola rides when we visit Venice on our Bologna cooking vacations In Emilia Romagna we visit a local small Parmigiano Producer and taste and learn all about the popular cheese A Party night in the Colli Bolognesi! A night of great wines, good food and very funny people We visit the Colli Bolognesi, where the wine of this region come from. We learn about and taste many wines here. Bologna is a lovely city in northern Italy with a lot of monuments but also shops, cafes and nightlife We are easy going and like to joke around. You won't find a stuffy tour on any of our vacations. Claudio, a local Parma Producer, will bring us to his private Prosciutto Cellar where he use to age selected Prosciutto Parmesan cheese originates outside of Bologna and is not only a topping for dishes, but also a main ingredient