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An elegant house in the center of Messina

Duration:2 hours, 30 mins
Reviews:4.7 ★ (174)
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Cesarina Maria has us sample the traditional recipes from Messina cuisine, both simple and more elaborate dishes. Her greatest desire is to amaze her guests, which she does thanks to the preparation of true delicacies, an impeccable table setting and by always using one of the most fundamental ingredients in the kitchen, creativity.

Cesarine offers bespoke gastronomic experiences; to taste traditional Italian food in good company and idyllic locations: historic buildings, antique villas, houses secluded by nature, terraces with breathtaking views. Cesarine’s hand-selected locations are some of the most beautiful private homes in all of Italy.

If you are passionate to explore the authentic flavours of traditional Italian cuisine and dine in elegant homes with local experts, this is the experience for you.

Cesarine supports Banco Alimentare, Italy's national food bank. By purchasing this experience, you will help Banco Alimentare to collect and distribute vital food to charities that support Italians in need. Cesarine will donate 1.00 euro for each reservation.

Our Cesarina's specialities

At the table with 'Commissario Montalbano'
  • Tasting of: Cauliflower crepes | Focaccia 'alla messinese' | 'Arancinetto' | Olives alla messinese | Montalbano bread
  • Pasta 'n'caciata' (baked pasta)
  • Rools Beef with Nebrodi sausage 
  • Salad of fennel and oranges with seasonal vegetables
  • N'zuddi piparelli (biscuit with almonds typical of the city of Messina) with Malvasia (liquor)

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Sailee_L - Feb 2020
A bella experience
It was an amazing experience. The personal touch of the host Elinda and her technique was really good. She was very particular about everything
caren015 - Feb 2020
Ottima cucina italiana in piacevole compagnia
Partita come un´idea regalo, si é rivelata per me e per mio marito un´esperienza davvero particolare e, come per tutti gli amanti della buona
politicsandfootball - Feb 2020
Best cooking class we've ever taken
This was the best cooking class I have ever attended. We try to take a cooking class on every vacation, and we've had some very good ones, but
863kels - Feb 2020
So Much Fun!
My husband and I can honestly say that this was one of our favorite cooking class experiences! We really enjoyed having Oriana as our pasta
Marissa - Feb 2020
We had an absolutely fantastic experienced with our Cesarina Barbara! My friend that went with me is really shy, but she helped him to really get