Italy trips are now set for 2023... 
to Roseto Valfortore and we are working on Alberona and Casteluccio Valmaggiore next!  
Dates are listed below. (more may be added if needed)
Italy Cooking Trips


Cooking and travel to Italy… It doesn’t get any better than that!  Let’s Cook… Let’s Eat… and let’s learn how to live Italian style in Roseto Valfortore, or Alberona, Italy.  Come take a trip to my small southern Italian village of Roseto Valfortore or the neighboring town of Alberona . Come Cook and learn why the “Roseto Effect” is sought the world over and fully evident in these villages.


  • 10 days in a small village in Italy

  • Lodging ​

  • Welcome dinner 

  • 4-5 Cooking lessons with Dorina, Chef Giuseppe and Mamma's of town!

  • A walking tour of the town, (these southern villages date back to 900 A.D and older!) that explores the culture, history and traditions of the town

  • Day trip to nearby Lucera to tour a Roman Amphitheater, dating to Augustus' times, the Cathedral and more

  • Visit to Giuseppina and Nicola the cheese-makers

  • On Market day of your trip shop for food, shoes, clothing, souvenirs etc. in town at the Mercato (the street market)

  • Transfers to and from the Naples Airport or train station to town

  • and more...See individual trip pages for details by season