Foodie Holidays

 

Roll up your sleeves and prepare your tastebuds to dive into our eclectic mix of foodie holidays that are as diverse as the people who go on them. You’ll meet people of all ages and nationalities, travelling solo, as part of a couple or with friends. All that’s required is a passion for food & local delicacies, a love of learning and a refusal to be boxed in. Come and join them.

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  • Short Cooking and Wine-Tasting Break

    4 Nights Italy

    This Italian cooking and wine short break makes the most of your time in Tuscany, near Lucca; make delicious rustic Ital..

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    £907 pp
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  • Italian Cooking in Lake Garda

    3 nights Italy

    Stay in a beautiful house overlooking Lake Garda near the town of Torri del Benaco for 3 nights and learn to cook delici..

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    £495 pp
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  • Jewellery Making and Cooking Holiday

    7 Nights France

    Combine learning two unique skills with beautiful accommodation, delicious food and wine, expert tuition and picturesque..

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    £1796 pp*
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  • Gourmet Cookery Course In Rural France

    5 Nights France

    Discover the beauty of rural French countryside and learn the art of gourmet french cuisine with a world-renowned chef! ..

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    £3478 pp
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  • Greek Island Cooking Holiday

    7 Nights Greece

    Immerse yourself in Greek island life on this 7 night Greek cookery holiday in Poros that promises not only a culinary e..

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    £2350 pp
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  • French Dessert and Pastry Making Holiday

    6 Nights France

    Calling all baking & French patisserie enthusiasts! Learn to master classic French desserts and pastry on this 6 night c..

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    £2591 pp
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  • Pick your type of Foodie Holidays

    Food Adventures

    One of the most enjoyable ways to experience a new destination is through its cuisine. From tasting tours to foraging, you’ll learn more about the local fare and how gastronomy plays an important of local culture.

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    Cooking Holidays

    Whether you're a passionate foodie or new to cooking, everyone is welcome in the kitchens of our cookery holiday hosts. Find your ideal cooking break in France, Spain, Greece, Italy & more.

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    Wine Holidays

    Our wine holidays provide local wine tasting experiences with expert wine producers and sommeliers. All carefully selected to suit any holiday itinerary or budget. Now that's something we can raise a glass to.

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    Top Foodie Holidays destinations

    What our travellers are saying...

    Italian Cooking and Culture in Abruzzo

    Fabrizio and his family and friends make this small group trip beyond memorable. My friend said it was one of the absolute best travel experiences of her life and she had no connection to Abruzzo or Italy… Really words do not describe how happy I am to have had this experience and look forward to going again in the future!!!

    Jan P

    Italian Cooking Holiday in Lake Garda

    Wow wow wow This was a truly amazing experience from truly amazing hosts. Lara & Andrea compliment each other superbly and this shines through in their service. We had some laughs whilst being educated and got to eat the breathtakingly tasty food at the end. We walked away feeling totally content and we can not recommend this experience enough Thank you so much xxx

    Chaz

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    Dishing up local flavours & hands-on experiences

    Find your perfect culinary adventure

    These hands-on foodie experiences and cooking holidays drop you right in the action with fun things to learn and do on your holiday.  Professional chefs teach you to prepare 5-course meals.  Fourth generation cooks share their secret family recipes and traditional local dishes and local guides take you to the best markets to find the very best local ingredients and visit bars that only a local would know.

    Learn to knead pizza and pasta dough in Italy, explore the gin distilleries of London in a mini Cooper.  Sip regional wine ina French vineyard or incorporate more exotic flavour combinations in far flung places such as Thailand or Argentina.

    Sharpen your knife skills, refine your patisserie baking or take part in the olive harvest.  Learn the art of cheese making in Puglia and wine ageing in Bordeaux or simply simply add to your repetoire of recipes, be they vegetarian, gluten-free, shell-fish or meat-loving.

    Whether you are looking to cook or taste, you don’t fit into a mould and your holiday shouldn’t either.  Never settle for ordinary.

    Who are our Foodie holiday guests?

    Self proclaimed foodies, beginners who struggle to boil and egg, budding sommeliers – everyone is welcome on one of our foodie experiences.

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