Greetings from Italy!

Casalinga Cooking
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Urban Provider

urban providerWe invite you to join us on another incredible 8-day residential cooking tour in Italy (staying at Panzalla Castle in San Polo), as we explore and enjoy the beauty of an Italian spring in the Chianti Region of Tuscany, while learning to cook and enjoy some classic Italian cuisine set in an ancient Roman castle.



  • Eating in Italy

    When we think Italy and food, it is easy to conjure up thoughts about ‘real authentic’ pizza, and spaghetti and meatballs. It is easy to build up a food…

  • Learning Basic Italian

    Doing a bit of research and acquiring some knowledge about this fascinating and beautiful country can truly enhance planning a trip to Italy. Italy affords…

  • Diary of a Sydney-sider in Florence

    A visit to Florence would have to be a wonderful experience any time of the year. For me it was Christmas, and one of my best ever. Fewer tourists, no queues…