Cooking and Wine Class in Monferratto

scarpa wine tasting

Antica Casa Vinicola Scarpa is always glad to welcome visitors. In this case we have created a very special proposal for 3 days full immersion in food and wine culture of MONFERRATO PIEMONTESE.

Itinerary 4 days – 3 nights:

  • First day: arrive in Villa and have a rest in the swimming pool (during summer) or in the fantastic Therme “Lago delle sorgenti” in Acqui Terme. Dinner in a traditional restaurant with some special wines from Scarpa Winery.
  • Second day: “Cooking time”. Early wake up. Shopping to the local open-air market. Cooking class of some traditional Monferrato’s dishes and lunch together with the food prepared. In the afternoon possible different activities upon guest’s choice (to be done at the moment of the booking:
  • Nordic walking with guided tour among forests and vineyards (suggested periods: winterspring- autumn) or
  • Truffle hunting with an expert truffle hunter and his dog or
  • Visit and work into a traditional farm and cheese producer (active work upon request how to take care of animals, fields, how to make cheese). At the end of the day dinner will be at home’s farmers. Feeling at home in Piemonte!
  • Third day: Visit of Scarpa Winery. Experience a light lunch and a wine tasting in the old Cellar. Afternoon free, for last shopping in Asti or Alba or AcquiTerme or Nizza Monferrato or rest in the swimming pool. Dinner free upon guests choice in one of the lovely suggested restaurants close to the Villas.
  • Fourth day: come back home.

Program Includes:

  • 4 days, 3 nights accommodations, based on double occupancy.
  • Daily breakfast.
  • 2 Dinners with autochtonous wines from Scarpa Winery – 2 lunch
  • 1 hands-on cooking lesson, a 2-hour class with lunch following on the foods prepared.
  • Half Day excursion (Nordic walking- visit to a farm/ cheese producer – truffle hunting)
  • Using of the outside swimming pool of the Villa
  • Transport for all the program’s steps. Extra transport upon request, on guest’s charge.
  • 1 Spa entrance to Lago delle Sorgenti, 450 mt2 of thermal centre (with sauna, steam bath, swimming pools of natural hot water, slippers and bathrobe included). 

Price and policy
€ 1100 per person, based on double occupancy. Includes all taxes and Italian VAT.(from 2 to 4 participants).
€ 950 per person, based on double occupancy. Includes all taxes and Italian VAT (for group of minimum 5 participants to 8 participants)
At the moment of your request if we have any other persons already booked in one of the Villa’s for the same period we will inform you in order to give the second less expensive option. At the moment of the booking please inform us of any special request about food (vegetarian, vegan etc…). General policy: payment of the holiday must be before guest’s arrival and in case of booking one month in advance we request 50% for confirmation and 50% before arrival’s date.

Many thanks for the attention,
All the best