If you are looking to take Rome day cooking lessons or a cooking class in Rome as part of your vacation or visit to the Eternal City, then we think we have discovered something very special.
The private cooking lessons of Fabio Bongianni are held in a wonderful noble Palazzo a short walk from the Spanish Steps and behind the famous atelier of fashion designer Valentino.
Lessons last two hours and either lunch lunch or dinner can be requested, as well as wine tasting, and even musical entertainment. Held in English the cooking classes can also feature a market visit and wine tasting.
What has been prepared in all lessons becomes a wonderful lunch or evening meal and everyone can attend the classes, from beginners to experienced gourmets.
They begin with a market walking tour at 9.30 to and are suitable for individuals or a maximum of 10 people. You'll start at the Trevi Fountain and take in many classic spots including the market of Campo de Fiori to purchase the ingredients for the lesson and eventual lunch.
Depending on the number of participants, the group lessons are held in one of the affiliated restaurants of Fabio's 'That's Amore' network.
The focus of the lessons is regional food in season, but classic Rome dishes can be prepared as well as other recipes from across Italy. A basic lesson and walking tour is hands on and can be arranged from one to 50 people.
With the independent traveller in mind, the lessons are flexible and can be can be adapted to your taste, literally.
Try these Fabiolous recipes before or after your cooking class with Fabio
EXTEND YOUR ROME COOKING STAY
Fabio Bongianni also invites you to continue your Rome culinary education in the beautiful Noor Luxus Resort in Mazzano Romano, just 30 minutes outside of the city.
It is here in this medieval village surrounded by the Treja Regional Park you can spend a full day or more in the Noor Cooking School.
As well as day cooking lessons, consider a week long cooking vacation. Individuals or groups of up to 10 people can be hosted and your day begins at 9.30 and goes all the way through to 17.30.
The course includes collecting ingredients from the kitchen garden, a visit to the medieval cellars, wine tasting, lunch and a tour of Calcata, Montegelato and transfer from Rome if required.
The longer vacations include tours of the castle of Bracciano and the Etruscan tombs and theater of Sutri.
They can be reserved by filling in the email form on this page or through the Noor Luxus Resort website right.