Private Italian American Cooking Class with a Fun Local

Traveling Spoon, Inc

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Enjoy a private and authentic cooking class in a local home with host Julia, a technology marketer by profession, who is very excited to teach guests how to make the Italian-American comfort food she grew up eating. This is a perfect experience for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. Your cooking class will take place in a local home kitchen where Julia will teach you how to make 2-3 Italian-American dishes from their family recipes. After cooking, you will enjoy your meal together in your host's home.

• Private cooking lesson in a local home
• Introduction to Italian-American cuisine
• 100% private activity
• Experience American hospitality in a residential Brooklyn neighborhood
• Vegetarian and gluten free options available

About This Deal

This is a unique opportunity to visit the home of a local and explore traditional culture and cuisine. Join your host Julia at her small but charming apartment to learn to cook an Italian-American meal from family recipes that she has perfected. Your hands-on cooking class will last about 2 hours. You will learn to cook three dishes from scratch, an appetizer, a main pasta and a side dish. Learn to cook dishes such as a seasonal bruschetta, her signature penne alla vodka and perfectly roasted brussels sprouts. Enjoy learning about the tips and techniques involved in Italian-American cooking before you sit down at the table to share the meal you helped prepare with host Julia and her husband when he is in town.

Sample Menu

• Bruschetta or garlic toast
• Penne alla vodka
• Roasted brussels sprouts
• Chocolate mousse

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Private cooking class with your host Julia
  • Gratuities

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point
Brooklyn, NY, USA

Departure Time
11:00 AM

3 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
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