Learn to cook like a Venetian – Sign up for The Gritti Palace Epicurean School
Italy is one of our favourite destinations for a gourmet escape and there’s something tasty to savour wherever and whenever you choose to visit. For a fantastic hands-on foodie experience in Venice, you can’t go wrong by combining your stay with a class at one of Europe’s finest cookery schools.
The Gritti Palace Epicurean School needs little introduction. It’s been established a long time and has an excellent reputation. It’s also the place to go for learning some of the tricks of Venetian cooking with a calendar of classes running throughout the year. First-timers should take one of the regular half-day cooking sessions with executive chef Daniele Turco.
Beginning with a trip to Venice’s famous Rialto Market. You’ll learn how to shop for the finest seasonal fruits, vegetables and fresh seafood, before returning to the hotel to help cook them for a four-course Venetian feast. And the best bit is that you’ll get to enjoy it all for your lunch. There are also themed cooking sessions including Venetian cicchetti, desserts from the Veneto region and Bar Longhi’s signature soufflé.
Welcome to the LB|Blog – the online magazine for LuxuryBARED. Want to know more? Right this way...