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Sorrento Cooking School:
The Sorrento Cooking School takes place within a holiday complex steps away from the sea and from the city centre of Sorrento. The cooking school is surrounded by lemon and orange trees where are dislocated bungalows, chalets and apartments which can accommodate anyone who wish to spend an unforgettable holiday in Sorrento that combines Neapolitan food, art, and culture. We offer one-day and multi-day hands-on cooking classes as well as all inclusive packages that are offered year round from a minimum of two to a maximum of 15 participants. Classes are based on menus of the traditional Italian cuisine, with a particular emphasis on Neapolitan recipes.

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In English & Italian: One-day program, 4 Day Program / 3 Nights, 8 Day Program / 7 Nights, Add-On Full-Day Wine Tour, One-Day Pastry making demonstration at Ciocolatteria De Riso - Minori

Courses: 
The classes are based on menus of the traditional Italian cuisine, with a particular emphasis on Neapolitan recipes. Special programs can be arranged for those who wish to focus their attention on specific dishes or Italian specialties such as Pizza, bread, pasta, sauces, fish, pastries and decoration, drinks and wine. Our daily classes begin at 10:00 and end around 2:00, allowing you time to explore the art and culture of Sorrento on your own. 


Four day Package : lessons + accommodation
- Transfers in/out Naples Airport
- 3 nights accommodation at the Giardino delle Esperidi Resort *
- 2 Cooking Lessons
- 2 Meals with beverages on the School's premises
- 1 dinner at 1-star Michelin restaurant " Il BUCO " in Sorrento
- 1 dinner with pizza making demonstration at famous pizzeria " Aurora " in Sorrento
- Recipes
- The school's Shopping bag
- Apron with the School's Logo
- Certificate of participation to the Courses
* other accommodations are also available at 4 and 5 star Hotels

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Eight day package : lessons + accommodation
Eight -day package including :
- Transfers in/out Naples Airport
- 7 nights Accommodation at Giardino delle Esperidi Resort *
- 4 Cooking Lessons
- 4 Meals with beverages on the School's premises
- 1 dinner at 1-star Michelin Restaurant " Il BUCO " in Sorrento.
- 1 dinner with pizza making demonstration at famous Pizzeria " Aurora " in Piazza Tasso square.
- 1 wine tour to Avellino or Benevento vineyards ( from 8 am to 5 pm )
- Recipes
- School's shopping bag
- School's cook apron
- Chef's paper hat
- Certificate of participation to the Courses
* other accommodations are also available at 4 and 5 star Hotels

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Address: Viale dei Pini 52, Sorrento, Italy
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