Private Pasta-Making Class at a local's home with lunch or dinner in Bologna

Bologna, Italy

From $159.40

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


Bologna is famous for its fresh pasta and with this private lesson you'll learn the tricks to turning out flawless tortellini, tagliatelle, and other handmade pastas like a local with a Bolognese home cook. Roll up your sleeves and prepare three traditional types of pasta under the guidance of your host in her home kitchen, then sample your creations at a family-style meal complete with wine.
  • Pick up tips and techniques for preparing perfect fresh pasta at home
  • Connect with a local home cook for a more informal, intimate experience
  • Prepare three regional pasta recipes handed down through the generations
  • Cap off your lesson with lunch or dinner featuring the pasta you've made

Sample Menu


Fresh Pasta

Sample pasta dishes: Tortellini or Lasagne or Tortelloni or Tagliatelle or Gramigna or Strichetti or Balanzoni

What's Included

  • Private Pasta-making Class
  • Learn and taste 3 pasta recipes
  • Alcoholic Beverages

    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
    • Service animals allowed
    • 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.

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    Bologna pasta making session
    Mark_S, Jun 2022
    Great one-on-one insights into making typical pasta dishes from Bologna. Hearing about martine’s personal experiences growing up in the area made it the more valuable