Date Night in Umbria
Date Night in Umbria - Let us transport you to a romantic evening in enchanting Umbria! Join us for a hands-on cooking class with special guest Letizia Mattiacci, the author of "A Kitchen with a View", acclaimed food blogger, and world-renowned culinary expert. Participants will experience Umbria as they learn about the culture and traditions while making strangozzi alla norcina con tartufo and ciambelline all'olio d'oliva e vino cookies. Friday, February 9, 2018 | 7 - 9 p.m. Price: $50 for ICCC Members and Students | $55 for Non-members PLEASE NOTE: Ticket prices reflect the cost for one individual, not for a couple. Couples who will be attending need to purchase 2 tickets for this event. Letizia Mattiacci has published two editions of her cookbook, runs a small cooking school near Assisi named "Alla Madonna del Piatto" which opened in 2003, and has been featured in press around the world, including the New York Times, National Geographic, L'Italo Americano, and the BBC. Born in Perugia, she was raised in Umbria. After completing her studies in behavioral ecology, she spent many years traveling the world as a scientist and lived in several countries including the USA. In 2001, she left her academic career to follow her dream of sharing the beauty of Umbria with the world. Over the past 15 years, Letizia has been hosting culinary workshops and sharing her passion for the food and artisan culture of Umbria in her family home.
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