Rome Walking Food Tour with Local Chef
On this food tour, you will get acquainted with Roman cuisine under the guidance of a local chef, getting introduced to the original tastes and flavors of cooking. As you will set on the gastronomic journey, you will walk around the bustling Trastevere and Campo de' Fiori neighborhoods and hear about the secret features of Italian and Roman cuisine. You will discover that in Rome food has cultural significance, and locals are used to sitting in trattorias, leisurely eating, talking loud and enjoying themselves. In other words, food is prepared and consumed to let people stay together and socialize. You will be able to get acquainted with unique foods that are part of the local culinary traditions. Apart from several delicious tastings, you will also learn about the Eternal City's history, culture, and architecture and have lunch. Endling the tour with wine and fresh pasta, you will settle comfortably in Trastevere, one of the most tempting locations in the heart of the city.
Your guide will show you that street food is a traditional element of the city, and it is something that has been around for decades. Among many other things, you will be able to try arancini, suplì, mozzarella in carrozza, pizza bianca and pizza alla pala. Still, you will be reminded that Roman food deserves tranquility and there are some simple recipes that would require time and love for food. The chef will provide you with the opportunity to taste some of the famous dishes, including pasta cacio e pepe, pasta all’Amatriciana, saltimbocca (meat rolls stuffed with ham and cheese), carciofi alla Giudia (fried artichokes) and scottadito (grilled lamb chunks).
Highlights: Trastevere, Campo de' Fiori, Italian cuisine, Roman cuisine, street food tastings.
Departure: daily. Includes: a guide (local chef), lunch, dessert, wine tasting, food tastings. Minimum 1 person.
Cancellation policy: 100% cancellation fee will be charged if booking is cancelled 3 days or less prior to the event.