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Italian Cooking Experiences

Neapolitan Pizza Class

Learn how to make Neapolitan style pizza in a wood-fire oven from scratch with fresh flour imported from Italy! In this fun class 3-hour class, our instructor from Naples, Chef Marcello, will guide you through the steps from working with yeast and preparing the dough, to preparing the toppings in the traditional Italian way. You’ll laugh and learn alongside your friends as you practice shaping dough and creating your very own pizza featuring classic and seasonal flavor combinations. Did we mention this class comes with an Italian lesson too? You’ll get to learn the names of all the ingredients you will be working with, and some fun phrases too!

Price: $79.95pp

Location: La Mesa

Duration: 3-hours

Number of Guests: 10-45, 45 max

Age: 10+

When: 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Weather: This experience takes place in all weather conditions, except rain.

What to Wear: Comfortable clothing and shoes


Dolce Vita Italian Cooking Class at Home!

Learn how to make authentic Italian dishes in the comfort of your own home by one of Little Italy’s top chefs! Co-owner and Executive Chef of R&G Salumeria in Little Italy, Chef Roberto brings his cooking knowledge and traditional techniques to teach you and your party how to create your choice of Fettuccine Bolognese, Pappardelle Asparagus Parmigiano Truffle Oil, Penne Pesto and Cherry Tomatoes, Rigatoni Mushrooms and Sausage, Butterfly Pasta with Smoked Salmon, Spaghetti Carrettiera (garlic and olive oil Sicilian style), Linguine Zucchini and Gamberi (shrimp), Risotto Seafood, Risotto Porcini Mushrooms, Risotto Pumpkin Speck (smoked prosciutto) and Provolone, or Lasagna Bolognese.  This experience requires 72-hour cancellations notice.

Price: $99pp

Location: In your home

Duration: 2.5-hours

Number of Guests: 5 Min/Max

Age: 21+

When: Monday through Thursday, with advance registration

Weather: This experience takes place in all weather conditions

What to Wear: Comfortable clothing and shoes