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Food adventure with a local in Como

food tasting

Food adventure with a local in Como

Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English
food tasting

Food adventure with a local in Como

food tasting

Food adventure with a local in Como

Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Go food shopping, enjoy a risotto cooking lesson and taste a 3-course menu at a Cesarina's home. - NICE TO MEET YOU, FOLKS! Meet our Cesarine Germana, Maria or Antonietta. - FOOD SHOPPING Visit either the local market or the traditional small food shops ("botteghe alimentari") with your Cesarina and discover the specialities of the Como culinary tradition. - BECOME THE MASTER OF RISOTTO Enjoy a risotto cooking lesson and learn how to make the most famous dish of Como cuisine. - A TAVOLA! (Sit down at the table) Taste an authentic 3-course menu including starter, risotto (the fruit of your labour :-)), and dessert with drinks included. - CIN CIN (cheers!) Enjoy a selection of red and white wines from local producers: our Cesarine select wines from their own region. - ESPRESSO PLEASE! Sip a real Italian Espresso like Italians do. - MEMORIES WILL LAST FOREVER Take an official Cesarine apron back home. SAMPLE RECIPES: Every Cesarina has their own traditional family recipes. They will prepare you the classic dishes of their culinary tradition, with recipes passed down from their Mammas and Nonnas. You will be welcomed into a world of authentic flavours and cherished family recipes, always using Como’s finest ingredients.

Your host

Learn more about Francesca

Francesca

I'm truly passionate about Italy's amazing culinary traditions, and my goal is to share it with you thanks to my network called "Cesarine". Eat & cook like a local and connect with welcoming ambassadors of Italy's culinary heritage: 700+ expert home cooks throughout Italy that have been carefully selected for their deep knowledge of regional food culture. Germana, Maria, Antonietta and I are known as 'Cesarine'. Uncover the secrets of Italian recipes and share the warmth of Italian hospitality.

What's included

Food
3 course-menu: Starter, risotto and dessert
Drinks
Drinks included: water, selection of red and white wines from regional cellars and coffee.

Where you'll be

From the piazza del Duomo of Como, I will accompany you to the local market or small food shops right in the city centre. After the tour, we will go to my lovely home in Como for the risotto cooking lesson followed by lunch.

This experience is available starting May 01, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through April 30, 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests of all ages can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Curiosity

More tips

- Please inform us about any food intolerance or allergy - The full address of the Cesarina home will be disclosed after the reservation

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Francesca
Food adventure with a local in Como
New experience
From $119/person
New experience
From $119/person