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SPEAK AND COOK ITALIAN

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A course of Italian language and cooking – combining two outstanding elements for a perfect experience of the Italian culture.

Course duration: one week.

2023 starting dates: 6 March, 3 April, 8 May (Sold Out), 22 May, 5 June, 4 September, 18 September, 2 October, 23 October (OLIVE OIL SPECIAL), 20 November.

Minimum number of participants: 2

Program: Saturday or Sunday: Arrival and lodging at the chosen accommodation. Monday, through Friday in the morning: 9.15 am to 1 pm, Italian language class in small group of same level (max 10 participants). -- Activities beside language classes -- Monday afternoon: a walk with the teacher in the old city, discovering and tasting delicacies of Lucchese gastronomy, and grocery shopping for the cooking lesson of the following day. Tuesday afternoon: first cooking class – preparation of a complete Tuscan menu* (appetizer, first course, second course, side dish, dessert) and dinner together**. Wednesday afternoon: visit to a wine farm and tasting of tuscan wines, accompanied by various snacks. Thursday afternoon: second cooking class - preparation of a complete Tuscan menu* (appetizer, first course, second course, side dish, dessert) and dinner together**. Friday: free afternoon. Saturday or Sunday: departure

Price: 650€ including language course, cooking lessons and tours.

* 2 different menus according to season, here's some examples: Tuscan toast with typical sauces, hand made pasta (ravioli, tagliatelle), farro soup, stuffed vegetables, chine of pork with aromatic herbs, turkey stuffed with vegetables, fried vegetables, stuffed cuttlefish, vegetable soufflé, almond cookies, cream dessert.... and lots more!

** In case of food allergies or intolerances as well of special dietary habits, please let us know.

Possibility of living with a family, in a B&B, hotel or apartment - feel free to ask any information you may need, our email is info@luccaitalianschool.com

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dinner after the cooking classwine and oil tasting on the school terracepreparation of the doughpreparation of ravioli