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Market, Cook & Dine in Messina

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Experience hosted by Laura

5 hours
Includes food
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

Immerse yourself in a local market tour, enjoy a private cooking class at a Cesarina's home, learn the tricks of the trade of the most famous Messina recipes and amaze your friends with the specialties of the Italian cuisine once you come back home!
- NICE TO MEET YOU, FOLKS!
Meet our Cesarine at home and share the warmth of Italian hospitality.
- LET'S START...
Warm up with an Italian Aperitivo and enjoy a cooking class at a local home in the morning. Learn the most famous recipes of the local culinary tradition passed down by real Italian Mammas and Nonnas, test your cooking skills with 2 recipes (one typical Pasta from Messina and Tiramisu) and have fun by learning the secrets of Italian cuisine.
- A TAVOLA! (Sit down at the table for lunch)
Taste the labor of your work and vote the best cook of the day.
- CIN CIN (cheers!)
Toast to happiness with a glass of local wine from the territory cellars: our Cesarine offer only wines of the region.
- MEMORIES WILL LAST FOREVER
Take the official Cesarine apron and shopping bag back home.

SAMPLE RECIPES:
- “Pasta chi tinnirumi” with fresh vegetables
- Couscous
- Tiramisù
Other things to note
- Please inform us about any food intolerance or allergy
- The full address of the Cesarina home will be disclosed after the reservation
Immerse yourself in a local market tour, enjoy a private cooking class at a Cesarina's home, learn the tricks of the trade of the most famous Messina recipes and amaze your friends with the specialties of the Italian cuisine once you come back home!
- NICE TO MEET YOU, FOLKS!
Meet our Cesarine at home and share the warmth of Italian hospitality.
- LET'S START...
Warm up with an Italian Aperitivo and enjoy a cooking class at a…

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What's included

  • Food
    Tasting Taste the labor of your work with a local glass of wine
From £120
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Laura

Host on Airbnb since 2018
  • Identity verified
I'm truly passionate about Sicily's amazing culinary traditions, and my goal is to share it with you thanks to my network called "Cesarine". Eat & cook like a local and connect with welcoming ambassadors of Italy's culinary heritage: 1500+ expert home cooks throughout Italy that have been carefully selected for their deep knowledge of regional food culture.
Uncover the secrets of Italian recipes and share the warmth of Italian hospitality.
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Where you'll be

From the city centre I will accompany you to the local market and small food shops in the city centre. After the tour, we will go to my lovely home in Messina for the cooking class and tasting.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

What to bring

Enthusiasm

Curiosity