Classic Festive Italian Cooking class

Duration: 1 hour
Price: £20.00

"Listening to Livia’s Italian asides and watching the recipes come to life truly made this class amazing."
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Festive family secrets to make authentic Italian Christmas Lunch

Come and join Livia on this festive afternoon to prepare a traditional 3 course Christmas lunch with favourites from the regions of Tuscany and Emilia-Romagna. She will start this cooking class by taking you on a journey of Italy talking about the local festive traditions and explaining why and how to cook each ingredient. Cooking Italian style is as much about the ingredients as it is about the tools and kitchen set up. Livia has cooked in many kitchens across Italy and will share her techniques to allow you to cook with ease.

What you’ll learn:

  • To prepare traditional festive Italian dishes with local produce that doesn’t break the bank
  • The history and culture behind the ingredients to impress your friends at dinner parties
  • To set your kitchen up like a chef and enjoy hours of cooking with ease

This cooking class is suitable for novices and enthusiasts to Italian cooking thanks to Livia’s teaching style and classic recipes.

What you’ll need:

If you are planning to cook along with Livia then the following equipment would be useful:

  • A wooden board
  • A rolling pin
  • A pasta cutter and/or a knife

In case you don’t have some of the items listed above, don’t worry, we can find an alternative.

Don’t forget to buy a bottle of Prosecco or wine, to have a ‘virtual Saluti’ together at Midday!

Your Chef

Photo of italian Chef in Tuscany

Livia Giovanni has been a Flavours chef for over 15 years and has been cooking almost her life. She’s an expert in all kinds of pastas and has mastered the teaching skills required to make it easy to learn! Livia will transport you to the rolling hills of Bologna and Tuscany as she guides you through dishes such as Tortelli di Ortica and Lasagne di Zucchine.

Joining our live classes

Our ‘live’ classes will take place via Zoom. We’d recommend using a laptop or desktop if possible to make it easier for you to take part. Upon booking your class, you will receive an email confirmation with full details of how to join and your link to the zoom class.

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