Catania's Traditional Table™

Cooking On Mount Etna With Our Sicilian Mamma~One Day Class

Join our Sicilian Mamma Rosita in her home kitchen where she takes farm-to-table ingredients and transforms them into beautiful fare.  Set in the hillside of Catania near to Mount Etna, Mamma shares her family recipes in hands-on cooking classes creating antipasto, fresh pasta and sauce, main courses and desserts with her family recipes.  Tie on your apron and dice, chop, sauté delicious Sicilian traditions.

Together, prepare caponato, an eggplant speciality, mix and roll out fresh pasta with pistachio pesto, prepare recipes like polpette di pesce spada al sugo, small fish bites stewed in tomato sauce Chose from fish, meat and vegetarian too, while learning Sicilian cooking secrets along the way.  Desserts in Sicily are like no where else, think cannoli, cassata and crostata alla ricotta.  Following the cooking class everyone dines on the foods prepared in the cooking class with local wine included.  In the summertime, everyone dines al fresco, weather permitting.  Mamma Rosita welcomes you to her kitchen with open arms and lots of cooking, food and wine.  Recipes, aprons and wine included.

Cooking class are available in the morning 0r afternoon.

Program Prices:

$265 per person, based on 2 guests.

For Single Guests: If you are traveling on your own, please call us for the best group price. We are happy to welcome you into an already scheduled group.

* Please note: One-day cooking classes do not include transportation, accommodations, or any other excursions.  If you would like to add on transfers to and from your hotel or cruise ship port ~ please let us know your group size and we will be happy to provide a price and reserve the transfer(s) for you.  If you have a non-cooker who would like dine, but not cook, please let us know and we will also send you pricing.

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2021 Dates: Cooking classes are held every day throughout the year. Rates are subject to change based on currency exchange. Call for updated rates. Itinerary can change due to weather conditions. Call for updated rates. Airfare not included. Group transfers for any cooking tour or tours that include transfers, are for the group and are not private. Transfers before, after or to another destination outside of your cooking tour are not included in the program price. If you would like to add on a private transfer or transfers, let us know and we will send you pricing.