Learn to make Baci Perugina and more...

Destination: Umbria

Trip category: Tours

Price

from: € 250

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LEARN TO MAKE BACI  PERUGINA  AND MORE…..

(TREVI+MONTEFALCO + PERUGIA + DERUTA )

 

A weekend in the capital city of chocolate Perugia, learning the crafts of Master chocolatiers and potters.

The school, a concrete symbol of Perugina’s experience and expertise, offers to share its knowledge of the world of chocolate and give everyone the chance to share this passion through a wide variety of courses.

A pleasant afternoon will be spent learning the art of making and working with chocolate, educating the palate to recognize its different essences and dedicating ourselves to creating sophisticated delights.

An equally unique and unforgettable experience will be decorating a ceramic plate. We will visit a prestigious ceramics workshop in Deruta, led by an expert master potter, we will decorate a plate to our tastes, applying decorative techniques that the teacher will have taught us.

 

Day 1 Trevi + Perugia

Departure from your town and late morning arrival in Trevi renowned for its production of PDO Olive Oil. Visit to a modern olive mill with oil and cured meats tasting.

Typical lunch in a restaurant with a menu based on the famous black celery from Trevi: black celery in pinzimonio with extra virgin olive oil from Trevi, homemade pasta and sauce, stuffed black celery, homemade dessert, all accompanied with selected fine wines from Montefalco.

Afternoon departure to Montefalco, free time to tour its historic center followed by a guided visit to a wine cellar ending with wine tasting.

Late afternoon transfer to a 3 *** hotel in Perugia for dinner and an overnight stay.

 

Day 2 Perugia

Breakfast at the hotel and departure for the Perugina factory to participate in the course “100 years of sweetness - the Perugina bacio”. You will prepare the legendary  Bacio Perugina and  also the accompanying personalised message. ( Duration of the course 3 hours) (there is the possibility to choose from various types of course: “Nero-therapy”; “Chocolate artistic creations” “Chocolate symphonies for two” “Master in chocology”. The school is equipped with fourteen work stations complete with the tools necessary for the processing of this food. Each participant can make and take home beautiful little masterpieces of goodness in addition to receiving a diploma, original recipes and an apron.

After the course, transfer to the center of Perugia for lunch in a traditional trattoria – 3 course meal.

Afternoon: guided visit around the regional capital, Perugia 

Return to a 3 *** hotel in Perugia .

Special dinner with Chocomenu -a special cocoa-based menu suitable even for the most discerning palates.

Overnight stay.

 

Day 3 Perugia + Deruta

Breakfast at the hotel and departure for Deruta. Here we will have the chance to actively participate in the creation of another typically Umbrian masterpiece: ceramics.

Hosted by a master potter, we will visit his workshop and exhibition as well as decorate a plate according to our tastes, following techniques that the potter will show us.

At the end of the morning when we have finished the activity, there will be a snack based on  torta al testo, porchetta, and other Umbrian specialities.

In the afternoon there will be free time to visit the historic center of Deruta and its craft workshops.

Return to your base.

 

Prices per person in a double room starting from € 250,00

 

The price includes: 2 overnight stays in *** hotel in Perugia in a double room half board (1 dinner with local foods menu + 1 dinner with a special cocoa-based menu), traditional lunch in Trevi drinks included, visit to a wine cellar with wine tasting, lunch in a trattoria in Perugia, practical course “Dillo con un bacio” (Say it with a kiss) lasting for 3 hours at the Nestle factory in Perugia, practical course “Ceramisti si diventa“ (Become a potter) in a craft workshop in Deruta with a snack including drinks, guided visit around Perugia.

Prices do not include: transfers by bus to and from the places indicated, personal expenses, drinks with meals unless specifically indicated, the shipping costs for your ceramic plate (the decorated plate requires a second phase of firing which requires time and therefore makes it physically impossible to deliver the plate to the person who decorated it. It is possible to have a plate sent directly to your home by paying the shipping costs). Accommodation in a single room (supplement of € 36,00 per person for the whole package), personal expenses, transfers to and from Umbria, drinks with meals where it is not specifically indicated (supplement of € 3,00 per person per meal)

 

On request it's always possible :

-extention to Roma /Florence 

-Pick -up from/to aeroport of Rome/Florence/pPsa