Arrival at Castle of Casamassella in the afternoon. We welcome you in our manor house with a drink, and accompany you in your suite.
You will soon feel at home as part of a happy family. In the evening, you will be invited with other guests to join the dinner prepared with local products by Alessandra #cuocaitinerantesalentina.
With our glass of good wine we will sit on the sofa of the kitchen school terrace overlooking the park ... a pleasant moment to know each other and discuss the program that awaits us.
Breakfast will be served at 8:00 am because today we will all go to the local market of the day. With the shopping basket in your hand you will discover the agricultural and fresh products of Puglia, and meet the local producers who will offer you little tastings from their stalls. You will learn to select the fresh ingredients that we will use during the afternoon cooking course.
Back to the castle you will have time to relax in the pool before going to the terrace for a light lunch prepared by Alessandra.
At 4:30 pm we will finally meet together in the kitchen to wear aprons, ready to learn how to prepare the typical Salento dishes with the talented Alessandra. You will start kneading and creating homemade pasta, then you will discover the secrets of tomato sauce with meatballs, prepare focaccias filled with seasonal vegetables, small fresh and fried fish, and all can make your experience unique in an ancient kitchen of southern Italy.
After three hours of intense work, it's time to set the table together. In the dining room or on the terrace you will be happy to enjoy the results of our fun group work accompanied by two good local wines.
At the end of the evening you will receive the certificate of participation 'Course of Salentine Cooking in the Castle of Casamassella', and a picture with the whole class, to remember this pleasant experience.
Awakened by the aroma of a good coffee prepared in the traditional mocha way, Alessandra will wait for you on the terrace with a delicious Salento breakfast.
Breakfast will be served until 10:00 am, you can leave your room by 10:30 am.
TWO DAYS COOKING EXPERIENCE
MyCoolKitchen Salento cooking course in the Castle of Casamassella
Menu: regional cuisine
Class: 6 to 12 people
€ 260 per person for 2 days in a double room
OUR OFFER INCLUDES
Trip to the local market
1 cooking lesson with the chef Alessandra Ferramosca #cuocaitinerantesalentina
3 meals, including wine
2 nights in double room