Learn to make Italian pasta and classic sauces from scratch in the virtual company of a professional chef
duration 1,5 hours
Learn how to prepare some of the most iconic Italian recipes from home in a fun and easy-going way with our virtual cooking class! Join chef Davide and get to grips with classic recipes like home-made fettucine with tomato sauce and stuffed ravioli with butter and sage. We’ll be preparing each dish together from scratch, and Davide will be on hand to offer his professional tips, tricks and workarounds so that you’ll be able to cook ‘almost’ as well as his Nonna! You’ll be our virtual guest at Davide’s old family villa in Tivoli, immersed in the Roman countryside just a few steps from the Villa of the Emperor Hadrian. So what are you waiting for? Grab your apron and join us! See the description below for what you’ll need to take part.
Ciao, I’m Davide - a chef, gastronome and wine expert born and raised in the Eternal City. My goal is for my guests to have the opportunity to experience a multi-sensory journey to discover the incredible flavors of my country. I am committed to showcasing Italian culture in all its different facets and beautiful diversity, and have a passion for communicating the wonderful food traditions that are such an important part of Italian life. Travel, for me, offers the incredible possibility of creating a bridge between cultures. It’s my desire to transform food and wine experiences into exciting moments of culinary awareness, giving you a unique insight into Italy’s fascinating cultural heritage.
The world of travel might be on hold right now, but just because we're all staying at home to help the world overcome a common enemy doesn't mean we have to put our wanderlust on the back burner. Frustrated with not being able to get our travel fix, we decided to transform our award-winning tours into immersive virtual experiences, meaning you can still explore Italy’s spectacular archaeological sites and jaw-dropping museums from the comfort of your own home.
If you cannot find a scheduled time for our virtual tours that work for you, please contact us directly and we would be delighted to set up a private virtual tour for you and your group!
* Please note that the booking times are in US Eastern Standard Time and Rome, Italy CET is 6 hours ahead *
Fun and informative, our virtual tours take the form of online real-time presentations led by our expert guides. Combining videos, high-definition photos and more, our guides will be sharing their wealth of knowledge and experience with you on these interactive walkthroughs of Italy’s most fascinating sites. The live format of our virtual tours means you’ll be able to ask your guide anything you wish, just like on a normal tour. We really believe it's the next best thing to being here!
Please note that the proceeds from our online tours go directly to our guides, providing them with a valuable lifeline in these tough times for the world of travel. Thank you for your support!