Pesto cooking class in Manarola
Activities

Pesto cooking class in Manarola

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn how to prepare the most famous Ligurian sauce in the world by following the traditional recipe
  • Live a complete experience: from Basil harvesting to the tasting of your creation
  • Prepare the best sauce and win a prize!
What to expect

A bar in Manarola with an unparalleled view of the country, now famous worldwide for its panoramic position: this is the special location where this pesto course takes place, which will lead you to prepare with your own hands the delicious green sauce according to tradition, with the marble mortar and the wooden pestle. The lesson will start with the collection of basil in the garden, along with the choice of ingredients that will serve during the preparation during which the master of pesto Simone will explain the history and secrets of this typical Ligurian recipe. At the end of the tour you will taste, on a crispy bruschetta, the pesto made with your hands, accompanied by a glass of the Cinque Terre wine from.

There will also be a contest among the participants, with a prize to those who will have prepared the best sauce!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Basil harvesting
    • Pesto course with mortar
    • A plate of cold cuts and cheeses
    • A quart of local wine
    • Written recipe
    • Pesto tasting
    • Apron
    • Special prize for the winner of the contest
    What's not included
    • Additional food and drinks
    • Pick up and drop-off service
    Where

    Località Punta Bonfiglio, 19017, 19017 Manarola SP, Italy

    Meeting point:

    At Nessun Dorma.

    What to remember
    • The minimum number of participants to activate the tour is 2
    • The minimum age to take part in this activity is 18
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Arbaspàa srl
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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