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Make Pasta With Ancient Grains

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Make Pasta With Ancient Grains

106 reviews
20 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Cuisine
Italian
Hosted in
English, Italian
Cooking

Make Pasta With Ancient Grains

Cooking

Make Pasta With Ancient Grains

106 reviews
20 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience
Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Cuisine
Italian
Hosted in
English, Italian

What you'll do

Our experience will be like a gastronomic journey in the fascinating world of pasta made with Sicilian "ancient grains"! I bet you don't know what the ancient grains are! These are worked with a natural stone, and left dry for hours and hours. In particular, our pasta is made out of two particular ancient grains: Perciasacchi e Tumminia. Firstly, we will go to the market and select the ingredients for our pasta. Then, we will start our experience understanding the main characteristics of the bran that makes these grains so special. At this point, ready to cook! We will prepare three variety of fresh pasta: tagliatelle, gnocchi and ravioli and we will cook the seasoning for pasta. That is not all! We will also have a typical sicilian dessert. We will have fun :)
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Paola

Paola

Paola and Elisa are two women and two friends with the passion of food. Paola is an agricultural entrepreneur and her company is focused on cereal cultivations. In 2017, she decided to start using the "grano antico" (ancient grain) to produce a different kind of pasta. This pasta is of pure quality, healthy and traditional of this region. She also has a farm and she is a real expert of Sicilian food :) Elisa is a woman passionate about cooking, food and raw materials. This interest comes from his work experience and from the need to cook only the best for his 8 year old daughter. For this reason they take much care of the ingredients that they use. They loves cooking and love sharing it with others!

What's included

Food
Pasta Lunch or Dinner with a three-courses meal. This is suitable also for vegans, vegetarians and any other allergy.
Drinks
Water
Transportation
Local market tour
Equipment
Apron and Recipe Book

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Where you'll be

We will go to the local market to select the ingredients (Mercato del Capo). Afterwards, we will go to our kitchen where we will start our experience!

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Things to keep in mind

Dietary preferences

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.
Shellfish allergy
Shellfish allergy
Dairy-free
Dairy-free
Peanut allergy
Peanut allergy
Fish allergy
Fish allergy
Soy-free
Soy-free
Tree nut allergy
Tree nut allergy
Gluten-free
Gluten-free
Egg-free
Egg-free
Pescatarian
Pescatarian
Vegan
Vegan
Vegetarian
Vegetarian

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. 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…

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A vegan, vegetarian and gluten free option will be available if you will communicate it beforehand!
Paola
Make Pasta With Ancient Grains
106 reviews
From $69/person
106 reviews
From $69/person