This dinner is an ode to traditional Christmas Italian food. In a cozy, welcoming home, you'll feast on very special Christmas holidays with new Italian friends.
• Traditional Roman aperitivo, 3 courses and a side dish, made using their grandmother's recipes and secrets • Aperitif, wine, and digestif are included, guests can also BYOB • The home is in an exclusive area in northern Rome, and the hosts can organize a paid transport service • Communal dining for up to 10 people • Janice and Francesca are sisters with a passion for cooking and social eating. Their grandmother Marcella managed a restaurant in Trastevere for many years and handed down her passion for food
*SPECIAL DIETS ON REQUEST
About your host, Janice & Francesca: "We are a big family and our home has always been full of friends and relatives. Our fabulous mother, Angela, taught us the art of welcoming people and making them feel at home. This is how we move from virtual knowledge to real friendship!"
See the menu
mix christmas italian aperitif
Mix of Italian specialties
Lasagne alla bolognese Pasta layered with Bolognese sauce (tomato sauce and meet) and bechamel
Gnocchi with spinach and gorgonzola A dish of little dumplings made from potatoes and flour. Gorgonzola is a special cheese of the North Italy
Traditional Roman Polpettone Polpettone is a mix of meat (beef and sausage) with cheese and eggs
Baked "luganica" sausages
Mix of tipical Christmas dessert
Red Wine, White Wine, Spirits, Aperitif, Coffee, Water
What to expect
Edward and MargaretDecember 2021
Thank you, grazie for opening your home and making us feel like family. We would hug you and say how welcomed we felt in your home.
Thank you for teching us to cook and present a true home cooked Italian meal.
You are beautiful people with love and appreciation of your culture.
We feel we can call you friends & family.
Fantastico! We had a great time with Janice and Francesca. We were connected with another family in Paris and cooked, sang, played, and chatted. The pizza came out great, btw. We are looking forward to an in-person experience again next year. Cinque stelle!
My first experience on Zoom cooking class!with Janice and Francesca was very nice and funny!they explain very good and simple all the steps for the plates and the result was very very delicious!It was a good way even to talk to joke and know other people from other countries and share with them this experience!I'll will repeat definitly this nice cooking class with them!they were good hosts!
Ho avuto il piacere di essere invitato a questa cooking online con Francesca e Janice ed abbiamo passato piacevolmente 2 ore cucinando e chiacchierando insieme ad altri ospiti. Grazie mille!!!