Language and Cooking - Cultura Italiana Arezzo
italian language courses

Language and Cooking

BASIC COURSE: 1 Week

MINIMUM NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 2
On request it is possible to arrange the course with only one participant. In this case the number of the cooking classes is reduced to two. The rest of the program remains unchanged.


LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE OF THE LANGUAGE : from beginner to advanced


STARTING DATES 2017

January 9th - 23rd
February 6th - 20th
March 6th - 20th
April 3rd - 18th
May 2nd - 15th - 29th
June 12th - 26th
July 10th - 24th
August 7th - 21st
September 4th - 18th
October 2nd - 16th - 30th
November 13th - 27th
December 11th

STARTING DATES 2018
January 8th - 22nd
February 5th - 19th
March 5th - 19th
April 3rd - 16th - 30th
May 14th - 28th
June 11th - 25th
July 9th - 23rd
August 6th - 20th
September 3rd - 17th
October 1st - 15th - 29th
November 12th - 26th
December 10th


PROGRAM 1 WEEK COURSE:
Intensive Language course from Monday to Friday
3 cooking lessons
1 wine and local products tasting
1 visit to the central market of the city


- Monday:
Morning:
Intensive language course (Corsi intensivi) in classes with students of the same level
Afternoon:
14.30: Visit to the central market of the city "Logge del Grano" accompanied by our Chef Lalla.
Students will buy food and wines of the territory (Km 0) that they will use to prepare the dinner
17.00: Cooking lesson at Lalla’s home


- Tuesday:
Morning: Intensive language course in classes with students of the same level
Afternoon:
17.00: Cooking lesson at Lalla’s home


- Wednesday:
Morning: Intensive Italian course in classes with students of the same level
Afternoon: 17.00: Wine tasting and local products in a wine bar in the old town


- Thursday:
Morning:
Intensive language course in classes with students of the same level
Afternoon:
17.00: Cooking lesson at Lalla’s home


- Friday:
Morning:
Intensive language course in classes with students of the same level
Afternoon:
free afternoon. The students will have the opportunity to attend an extra-curricular activities
organized by the school (not included in the price of the course)


SOME MORE INFORMATION ON COOKING CLASS

Classes are held at Lalla’s home , our Chef , and start at 17.00. The environment, though familiar , is equipped to carry out professional courses.
The program provides a general course in order to acquire the basic skills necessary to prepare authentic Italian and Tuscan dishes.
Students prepare a complete menu every time ( hand-made first course, one second course , two side dishes and
a dessert).
Sometimes the courses can be by theme ( first courses , main courses , vegetables, sweets, etc)

The course requires the active participation of the students who prepare with Lalla’s help , the best dishes of Italian cooking tradition.
After the lesson students have dinner together and taste the dishes and have the opportunity to practice the Italian language in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere .
Our Chef will offer students a welcome drink, the recipes of the dishes prepared and dinner will be always accompanied by wine and liquors


PRICE OF 1 WEEK COURSE: €520

THE COST INCLUDES:
- 1 week intensive course of Italian language and culture
- 3 cooking lessons
- 1 visit to the market accompanied by Chef Lalla
- 1 wine tasting and local products

TESTIMONIALS OF SOME OUR STUDENTS:
- "Chef Lalla shows how to prepare real italian food. It is fun to cook with her and she has a good sense of humor. You will also learn about choosing the right ingredients. At the end you enjoy the meal together and learned also some new expressions in italian! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!"

- "Cucinare con Lalla è stata una ottima sensazione! Ho imparato come si fa le tagliatelle, la carne e le verdure. Tutti i piatti della cucina italiana, in tutto il mondo. Lalla è una persona speciale! Brava cuoca e simpatica. è divertente! Una esperienza che tutti dovrebbero fare"

                                       

Che bella esperienza! L'organizzazione efficace arricchisce ogni momento passato con tutti. Insegnanti sono competenti e molto pazienti. L'incontro con gli studenti stranieri crea un ambiente piacevole! Una esperienza che mi ricorderò!

Christine Boudrias    (  Montréal)