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

Following is a collection of random photos from this itinerary. To see more full-size photos, visit our photo galleries.

We spend the day with local truffle hunters and their award winning dogs during our Norcia vacation in Umbria Norcia is home to what is known all around Italy as some of the best salami in the world Our Norcia vacation is a great opportunity to discover some of the rare untouched beauty of Italy Making the own cioccolatino one of the main experience of our foodie vacation in Norcia. We will make tagliatelle with truffle from scratch during our cooking classes in Norcia and Umbria. Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages Winery Experience in Umbria, visint local winery with lunch and wine pairing included. Tagliatelle with balck truffle of Norcia are a must in Umbria cusine...and we will not miss them Harvesting olive it is one of the experience we offer in our Umbrian Vacation. Spend a day harvesting and press olives During harvest season we like to pick, press and pour our own olive oil during the Norcia vacation we host in Umbria During our Norcia vacation, we discover Castelluccio in the National Park of Sibillini Mountains Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages Our Norcia vacation features making fresh pecorino and ricotta cheese from scratch, taught by a local shepherd Hunt Truffle it is a team work of hunter and his dog. Experience the most famous and traditional umbrian food A master chocolatier guides us through the process of making perfect chocolates during our Umbria vacation We like to do our own shopping for our hands-on cooking classes any chance we can. It is a great time to meet the locals The Michelin star dinner we are treated to in Norcia is a wonderful culinary experience 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 During harvest season in Umbria, we take our guests to a local farm to pick and press their own olives We love giving our guests the chance to learn about and explore the diversity of Italian wine Butchers in Norcia originated many of the current day practices used today for making Italian cured meats Our cooking classes in Umbria always include alternatives for vegetarian and vegan guests Castelluccio is an undiscovered gem of Italy that we love to highlight on our Umbria vacation We get many ingredients for our hands on cooking classes from the specialty butcher shops of Norcia During our Norcia vacation. We visit local butcher shops to discover the specialty cured meats of Umbria One of our night during Norcia cooking week we will enjoy a party night with some local friends 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 Cheese Experience we will make pecorino and ricotta chesse using the traditional recipe Our Norcia vacation features a visit to a Sagrantino winery for a tasting and tour of the intimate location Pizza Experience making pizza with a local masterchef or mkaing the traditional umbria pizza in a loca pastry shop In June, the lentil fields of Castelluccio bloom with beautiful flowers and create amazing photo opportunities Our cooking and experential vacations in Italy often include a pizza class with a pizza masterchef.. Our guests learn how to make tagliatelle from scratch during our Norcia cooking classes The hands-on chocolate class at the Perugina factory are highly customizable and always come out delicious Our vacations are more than just food, wine and culture. They create deep bonds that stretch beyond Italy and Umbria Sagrantino grapes it is use to make the Umbrian Sagrantino wine, one of the most famous of the region, rich in Tannin During our food vacation in Umbria and Norcia we taste several local, traditional products well-known all around Italy Cooking classes with locals in Umbria. Our week includes classes with michelin star chef and local "mamma" or Experantial vacation in Umbria includes one day about Chocolate, a class where you will make your own "cioccolatino Fun cooking classes in Umbria. Great food, good company and great wine are the good ingredients for your vacation