The Main Course of Abruzzo: Chitarra Pasta Cooking Class

2 hr, 30 min

E-Ticket

Meals Included

Group Tour

Live an authentic culinary experience in Abruzzo. Learn to cook like a local and discover how to prepare

traditional Chitarra pasta. Learn to prepare delicious typical sauces in a convivial atmosphere. Enjoy the meal with your friends and family.
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Itinerary Details

Mill La Selva d'Abruzzo is an excellence point of Moscufo. Grandfather Luigi Di Massimo founded the mill in 1937. Now his grandson Luciano leads it, producing three types of 

extra virgin olive oil. This family farming is located near the beautiful Abbey of Santa Maria del Lago (St. Mary upon the Lake).

Discover 

Abruzzese culinary traditions and enjoy a special cooking class. Learn how to prepare 

Chitarra pasta:  pour the flour on working surface and make a fountain with a hole in the middle, then add the other ingredients, knead the dough by pressing, folding and working with the "cannelle de le sagne" (rolling pin)  to make "the pettele" (sheet of pasta). It’s time to lay the "pettele" on the "maccarunare" (a tool with many strings, like a guitar, that’s why this pasta is called chitarra pasta) and with the rolling pin, we will have "li maccarune" (chitarra pasta). Then...
Mill La Selva d'Abruzzo is an excellence point of Moscufo. Grandfather Luigi Di Massimo founded the mill in 1937. Now his grandson Luciano leads it, producing three types of 

extra virgin olive oil. This family farming is located near the beautiful Abbey of Santa Maria del Lago (St. Mary upon the Lake).

Discover 

Abruzzese culinary traditions and enjoy a special cooking class. Learn how to prepare 

Chitarra pasta:  pour the flour on working surface and make a fountain with a hole in the middle, then add the other ingredients, knead the dough by pressing, folding and working with the "cannelle de le sagne" (rolling pin)  to make "the pettele" (sheet of pasta). It’s time to lay the "pettele" on the "maccarunare" (a tool with many strings, like a guitar, that’s why this pasta is called chitarra pasta) and with the rolling pin, we will have "li maccarune" (chitarra pasta). Then, you will learn to prepare a typical 

Abruzzo sauce, using veal, pork and a piece of mutton, olive oil, onion, tomato, pecorino cheese, and hot peppers.

Once the work is completed, taste your own delicious 

chitarra maccarune with your old and new friends. Get ready for an exclusive experience in Abruzzo!

Important Details

Included
  • beverages
  • Lunch
  • meal
  • hands-on cooking class
Not Included
  • Everything not mentioned in inclusions
Departure Point
Contrada S. Maria, 3, 65010 Moscufo PE
9:30 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please, let us know if you have any food allergy
  • The meeting time is 15 minutes before the beginning of the activity
  • No refund in case of cancellation in the same day and in the event of delay
  • We recommend comfortable clothing
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.