The Saveur 100 mag. Chefs’ Edition

Arnaldo Caprai wineyards

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This Cooking Class is one of "the 100 must-try"

Wine Spectator Top 100 wine tasting

Wine Enthusiast European Winery of 2012

“The Saveur 100: Chefs’ Edition”: ARNALDO CAPRAI’s COOKING CLASS in Umbria is one of the 100 must-try things.

Easy show-cooking-class by Chef Salvatore Denaro, accompanied by Wine Spectator’s TOP 100 “Grecante”.

Libidinous recipes mixing of Sicily with Umbria are famous. Plus TRUFFLE…

OK, St. Francis was born here, but you don’t have to be ascetic like him, on the contrary…

This place it’s an extraordinary “hidden gem”, you have to be a real expert to find it… or one of our guest!

You’ll learn about a kind of Italian cuisine that is very rare, but so high quality to be selected by Saveur magazine as one of the 100 things you must try

In addition to that Arnaldo Caprai winery is the Wine Enthusiast’s European Winery of 2012… and Wine Spectator Top 100 with an astonishing white wine…

UMBRIA

LOCATION:
Arnaldo CAPRAI Estate: Montefalco (Perugia)

STYLE OF EXPERIENCE:
COOKING CLASS – Traditional Umbria plus a touch of Sicily

DURATION:
Duration on-site (hours. ±1): 5

PRIVATE TOUR of the Wine Enthusiast European Winery of the year 2012.

One of our Wine Educators will be at your complete disposal accompanying you on a visit to the cellar.

The visit begins with a view of the vineyards, which will be followed by an internal route to follow all the stages of the production process, from the fermentation area to that of aging, up to bottling.

COOKING CLASS LUNCH & pairing TOP wines.

An easy cooking lesson mixed with show-cooking managed by Chef Salvatore Denaro.

The menu varies according to the season (however, the libidinous recipe combinations from Sicily with recipes from Umbria are famous … not to mention the truffle …)

The cooking lesson is accompanied by our wines: Grecante 2019, Montefalco Rosso 2017, Sagrantino Collepiano 2015.

This PRIVATE experience includes:

  • Private visit of the winery with your wine ambassador
  • Cooking class held by a professional chef
  • Mini lesson on wine pairing with traditional food
  • LUNCH with the courses you’ve seen preparing during the cooking class, in pairing with WS TOP 100 wine & its “brothers”

Wine Spectator TOP 100 2016 n.88, 90 pts.
Arnaldo Caprai, Grechetto Colli Martani Grecante 2015*

Thai basil and spice notes lace the creamy mix of Asian pear, white peach, stone and lemon zest in this well-knit white.
Light- to medium-bodied and fresh, with a lingering, savory finish.
Drink now through 2020. 10,800 cases made. —AN

Concreteness, authenticity & simplicity!

Umbria region is a lot less famous if compared with its neighboring region Tuscany, but…

Umbria has maintained many medieval traditions in wine and food, it is permeated with a widespread mystical sprit due to the presence of St. Francis, it has remained absolutely authentic and traditional, without conceding anything to contamination and “dramas” for tourists…

NOTE:
IMPORTANT: this ON SITE experience lasts about 4-5 (four-five) hours and STARTS at 10.00 a.m.

Number of People:
Min 6 (SIX) Max 8 (eight)

Please note: PRIVATE tour, so you’ll never be mixed with other people.

ON REQUEST

  • FULL DAY SIGHTSEEING IN LUXURY CAR, LIMO, VAN OR HELICOPTER with English speaking professional driver/pilot. Departure from any main location, example Rome, Civitavecchia, Livorno, La Spezia, Milan, Florence, Bologna, Venice etc.
  • PRO Photographer/videomaker
  • Mr. Marco Tenerini as your “emotional storytelling guide” for the whole day.

PRICES

From 360

Rates per person:

ADULT (≥18 yo):
Pax 2: € 1.080
Pax 3: € 720
Pax 4: € 540
Pax 5: € 440
Pax 6: € 360
Pax 7: € 360
Pax 8: € 360
MINOR (6-17 yo): Pax € 180
INFANT (0-5 yo): FREE

Prices for experience only; ask for transfers prices.
Just tell us how many people and your starting location.

SUPERSTARS

  • This Cooking Class itself as it’s one of the 100 must-try things according to “Saveur”, the famous American magazine for gourmets, which every year draws up the ranking of the great discoveries from the world of food, “The Saveur 100: Chefs’ Edition”

TOP PRODUCTS

  • Wine Spectator’s TOP 100 white wine “Arnaldo Caprai – Grechetto Colli Martani Grecante”
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STEP BY STEP

  • Arrival in the location
  • Meeting with Wine Educator
  • Welcome drink and/or coffee
  • Storytelling about history, philosophy, products and territory
  • Guided tour of the Vineyards
  • Guided tour of the Winery
  • Guided tour of the Cellars
  • Guided tour of the entire Factory
  • Cooking Class held by professional Chef
  • Introduction to Italian cooking style
  • Wine-Food Pairing lesson
  • Full Lunch in Cooking Class mode with wine pairing
  • Free time
  • Goodbye

SUPERSTARS

  • This Cooking Class itself as it’s one of the 100 must-try things according to “Saveur”, the famous American magazine for gourmets, which every year draws up the ranking of the great discoveries from the world of food, “The Saveur 100: Chefs’ Edition”

TOP PRODUCTS

  • Wine Spectator’s TOP 100 white wine “Arnaldo Caprai – Grechetto Colli Martani Grecante”

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