Cucina Siciliana

Cooking Class, Catania (Sicily)
Duration: 3-hour lesson + meal to follow
Not everyone has a Sicilian grandmother... but that doesn't mean you can't learn to cook like one! Well-known cookbook writer Eleonora Consoli invites you into her spacious home kitchen to learn how to cook the Sicilian way, infusing every dish with the essence of the sun and sea. Her typical Sicilian home, dating from the 18th century, is situated in one of the most characteristic villages on the slopes of Mount Etna. Each...
Not everyone has a Sicilian grandmother... but that doesn't mean you can't learn to cook like one! Well-known cookbook writer Eleonora Consoli invites you into her spacious home kitchen to learn how to cook the Sicilian way, infusing every dish with the essence of the sun and sea.

Her typical Sicilian home, dating from the 18th century, is situated in one of the most characteristic villages on the slopes of Mount Etna. Each lesson comprises a complete, 4-course menu and you may choose to actively participate to knead handmade pasta dough, form meatballs, and control sauce consistency.

As you cook together, Eleonora shares personal anecdotes and stories of the Sicilian culture and it age-old traditions, habits and culinary customs. Afterwards you will sit down and enjoy a scrumptious meal of which you can be proud!

Pricing & Booking
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Pricing at a Glance:

$496.00 per person (1person)
$339.00 per person (2people)
$235.00 per person (3 - 5 people)
$157.00 per person (6 - 8 people)

Additional Information

Instructor will devise the menu based on season and available ingredients. Sample Fall Menu: Pasta alla Norma: (fresh pasta with eggplant, tomatoes, and ricotta) Polpette alla foglia di limone: (meatballs served on a lemon leaf) Two vegetables: fresh seasonal salad, plus Peperonata in Agrodolce (sweet & sour bell peppers) Cassata: (traditional Sicilian cake made...

Location

Village of Viagrande, 10 miles from Catania

Customer Reviews

Cooking in Elenoras Kitchen
Robert Lavender (Tulsa, OK USA)
We celebrated my birthday with friends in Eleanora's kitchen. What a remarkable experience. We all liked to cook,...

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