Sicilian Cooking Class in Palermo

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Palermo

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4.9 out of 5

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This Palermo cooking class is not only a fun and valuable cooking experience but also a fascinating journey through Sicilian food and culture.Taking place in one of the most beautiful Palermo historic building, meet your Sicilian cook in the morning in order to go together to buy food in a local market. Once the shopping is done, it is time to go home and start cooking together. Prepare 4 dishes (a complete truly Sicilian menu) while drinking local Sicilian wines and discovering more about this beautiful region.
If you have a passion for food, and you would like to learn how to prepare Sicilian dishes using traditional methods, then this is the perfect cooking class for you.The taste of Sicilian typical dishes has been strongly influenced by many different cultures such as Spanish, Greek and Arabian. The results is a beautiful blend of the different styles and flavors found nowhere else in Italy.Learn how to cook true Sicilian food with this cooking class from your personal local cook and food lovers who introduce you to the best of Palermo's local food and wines. All dishes you learn to make are based on the most renowned Sicilian recipes, with a focus on pasta, fresh fish/meat, vegetable dishes and delectable deserts, always using the freshest seasonal ingredients.The cooking classes is limited to a maximum of 15 participants to ensure you receive a unique personal experience from the Chef. Courses are held in a typical 18th century home very near the old fresh food market, Vucciria, so be prepared for a fascinating journey through Sicilian culture and food set in a beautiful location.It is possible to do the class also for big groups of Maximum 35 people.

What’s included

  • Cooking lesson
  • Lunch or Dinner (depending on the departure time)
  • Wine and food tasting

What’s not included

  • The listed price does not include the parking fee, payable at the time of tour check-in
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Small group ensures personal service