Cooking School Casa Bianconi
Cooking School in Norcia. The Cooking School takes place at Casa Bianconi, in the historical center of Norcia.
Duration: 2 hours. Special menus and courses available on request. For further details visit the site italiancookingclasses.com
Truffle Quarrying on the Sibylline Mountains
Truffle quarrying in Norcia. The trip lasts about 2 hours and consists of a wonderful walk in the Sibylline Mountains National Park with the dog and the “cavatore” – the quarrier (truffle hunter).
Sampling of Wine and Characteristic Products of Norcia
Wine tasting in Norcia. A special selection of characteristic Norcia products (ham, salami and cheese can be served at our restaurants or at the historical Casa Bianconi – all combined with an extensive choice of wines
Cheese school in Norcia. You will be guests of an actual farming company, where you will be shown the art of Norcian cheese making. Together with your hosts you will make your own ricotta cheese.
Tasting of Extra Virgin Olive Oils directly at the oil mill
Tasting of the various pressings of characteristic Umbrian extra virgin oils at an oil mill of Montefalco, which will show you the olive’s entire life cycle.
Visit to local producers of Norcia and Umbria
A selection of our best local producers. Visiting their companies and activities for first-hand discovery of the outstanding products reflecting Norcia’s gastronomical excellence can become an unforgettable experience.