Italian cooking course Lake Garda recommended by Frommers features on the website today with itsĀ Italian cooking holiday in Lake Garda where you’ll not only learn to cook but also visit a local producer of wine, cheese, grappa or olive oil.

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Italian Cookery Holiday, Lake Garda, Italy
What: A four-day/three-night package that includes two days of authentic Northern Italian cooking classes with chef Andrea at a local restaurant and a chance to sample the local produce around stunning Lake Garda.

Where: Albisano, Lake Garda, approximately 60 miles from Milan and 80 miles from Venice.

When: Courses available throughout the year.

Price: $551 per person based on double occupancy. The price includes eight hours of tuition over two days in a class of up to six people; three nights’ accommodations in the three-and-a-half-star Hotel Albergo Alpino; breakfast daily; the two lunches you prepare with wine; all cooking materials; photos of your cooking lessons; and a visit to meet a local producer of olive oil, cheese, wine or grappa.

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