Name your recipe:Food Market Tour and Workshop with a Local Home Cook in Bologna

Bologna, Italy

From $170.87

Select Date and Travelers

Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 4 hours (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Bologna is the epicenter of Italy’s food scene so there’s no better city to pick up tips for preparing Italian dishes than this culinary capital. Join a local host for a shopping trip through the neighborhood market, where you’ll choose ingredients that catch your eye. Then head to your host’s home kitchen to create two dishes using your market bounty under her guidance and sample your handiwork served with regional wines.
  • A completely customizable cooking lesson using 3-5 ingredients you choose
  • Connect with a local host for an inside look at Bologna’s famous cuisine
  • Learn how Italians shop based on the season with a guided market visit
  • Taste two dishes you’ve prepared paired with red and white wines

Sample Menu


Seasonal starter



Sample Regional Pasta: Tortelloni or Tagliatelle or Gramigna or Pasta e fagioli


Typical dessert

Torta Tenerina or Zuppa inglese or Tiramisu or similar typical desserts

What's Included

  • Local taxes
  • Private guided market tour
  • Private cooking class (two recipes)
  • Tasting session
  • Beverages (water, wines and coffee)

    Meeting And Pickup

    Meeting point

    • Bologna
      Bologna, Bologna, Province of Bologna, Emilia-Romagna

      This experience will be held in a local's home. For privacy reasons, you will receive the full address of your Cesarina host after you have booked. We will contact you by e-mail after you've booked to match you up with your ideal host based on what you are looking for.

    End point

    This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    What To Expect

    Additional Info

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Operated by Cesarine

    Cancellation Policy

    You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

    • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
    • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
    • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
    • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.