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Dine in Bologna’s 16th century

Location:Bologna
Duration:2 hours, 30 mins
Experience:Private
Reviews:4.6 ★ (128)
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Imagine Bologna in 1500 AD with medieval towers, porticos, and Renaissance-period palaces.

Entering Giancarlo's house is a close revival of those times with his home in an impressive 16th-century palace, in the heart of the ancient city, elevated by its high ceilings, original floors, and antique furniture.

As a winemaker and passionate traveler, Giancarlo guides guests through the traditions of ancient Bolognese cuisine which he has mastered thanks to his passion for local recipes; “taking the concept of food from a mere necessity to a thoughtful art".

Le 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. Le 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.

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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

Step back in time to 16th Century Bologna
  • Crostini (toasted breads) with mortadella mousse 
  • Tortelloni with butter and sage or ragù sauce
  • Guinea fowl with lemon and chopped hazelnuts
  • Baby chicory salad
  • Cherry tart with crème patissière 

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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