Zabaione Chantilly Mousse from Peccati di Gola Cooking School

Share this…In 1989, Roberta Molani opened one of the first cooking schools in Italy. Since then, Peccati di Gola, has grown from its original location in Mestre to include classes in thirteen locations throughout Italy. They have a substantial catering business and in Venice work with events related to the Bienniale, Venice Film Festival, weddings and other private events. The cooking classes are cozy and intimate and take place in a chef’s kitchen. Daniela’s home in the countryside is our venue for our Prosecco tour. […]

Group at San Rocco

Postcards from Lake Garda 2016

Share this…“You’re going where?”, one of our guests was asked by a friend. “Lake Como? Say hi to George for me (chuckle, chuckle)”. “No”, he replied. “We’re going to Lake Garda.” “Where’s that?”, responded the friend. Well, if you’re a regular reader of this blog, you already know that Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy and that George Clooney doesn’t live there. To share this beautiful part of Italy, our group spent six spectacular days touring the Lake Garda region. Crystal […]

Group in Prosecco Vineyard

Postcards from Prosecco Tour 2016

Share this…Mother Nature is a strange bird – one year ago the grape harvest was in full swing for our Prosecco Tour. This year, the long hot summer delayed the harvest a week which the experts say will make for an excellent Prosecco year. Seeing the vines full and heavy with juicy grapes ripening in the glorious Italian sunshine is truly a sight to behold. Listening to the magnificent voice Andrea Bocelli under the stars in the famous piazza in Marostica, cruising […]