What you'll do
Go food shopping, enjoy a cooking lesson and learn how to make Arancini. Taste a 3-course menu at a Cesarina's home. - NICE TO MEET YOU, FOLKS! Meet your Cesarina at the local market - FOOD SHOPPING Visit either the local market or the traditional small food shops ("botteghe alimentari") with your Cesarina and discover the specialties of the Taormina culinary tradition. - BECOME THE MASTER OF ARANCINI Enjoy a cooking lesson and learn how to make the famous Arancini of rice - A TAVOLA! (Sit down at the table) Taste an authentic Sicilian 3-course menu including Arancini (the fruit of your labour :-)), pasta, 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 menus: 1.Couscous with wild fennel and scabbardfish, Arancini, Almond parfait with hot chocolate 2.Arancini, Spaghetti with tuna-roe, Gelo di limone 3.Arancini, Pasta with seafood, Cannolo Siciliano
- Passionate cooks
Learn traditional recipes and hear personal stories from local hosts.
- Intimate settings
Share a meal in unique spaces, from private farms to secret rooftops.
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Every experience is reviewed for authentic culinary traditions.
I'm truly passionate about Sicily'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. Assunta, Gabriella, Giovanna and I are known as 'Cesarine'. Uncover the secrets of Italian recipes and share the warmth of Italian hospitality.
3 course menu (Starter, pasta and dessert) with drinks included (Water, Wine and coffe)
Where you'll be
From the famous Palazzo Ciampoli, 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 Taormina for the pasta cooking lesson followed by dinner.
Things to keep in mind
If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.
Tree nut allergy
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Up to 8 guests of all ages can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry,…
- Please inform us about any food intolerance or allergy - The full address of the Cesarina home will be disclosed after the reservation
Food adventure with a local in Taormina
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