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Velia's Cooking Style

Via delle Coste 2, 05014 Monterubiaglio, Castel Viscardo, Italy
+39 334 250 3467
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My husband and I will always cherish and remember our day with Velia! What a warm and inviting... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Tucson, Arizona
Brava Velia!

We took her class and learned about bread, pasta, pastries and the love of cooking that only Velia... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
John L
via mobile
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Velia's cooking class takes place in her private house fully immersed in the green umbrian countryside in the small and picturesque village of Monterubiaglio.You can create pure and genuine dishes linked to the agricultural and religious calendar: oil, wine, truffles, lentils, cheese, freshwater fish, black celery, charcuterie and sweets are just few of basic elements of our culinary tradition.Cooking together using fresh vegetables and herbs
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Via delle Coste 2, 05014 Monterubiaglio, Castel Viscardo, Italy
+39 334 250 3467
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

My husband and I will always cherish and remember our day with Velia! What a warm and inviting person she is! She welcomed us into her home and shared her recipes and techniques as if we were family. It was such a memorable part of...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We took her class and learned about bread, pasta, pastries and the love of cooking that only Velia could exhibit. Truly an amazing young lady whose love of cooking is only second to her love of life! We left her home with smiles on our...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We found out about Velia from our hotel and it could not have been any better. Velia and her friend Giovanna were absolutely wonderful, gracious and fun hosts. We met Velia in town, had a café and croissant at the best bakery in town, and...More

Thank LB M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My friend and I were staying in Orvieto for a few days and really wanted that unique cooking experience. We found Velia on TripAdvisor. She was the absolute sweetest from the very beginning. The best part was how private and personable the whole experience was....More

Thank Lily A
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My husband and I booked with Velia, and drove our rental car to her small town from Orvieto. She met with us and we instantly hit it off. She was easy to be with and to talk to (she speaks excellent English, and has a...More

2  Thank joanelle
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

My husband wanted to arrange a cooking class for our 40th anniversary. Our apartment owner recommended Velia. We were able to meet Velia at a local restaurant where she was giving lessons. We had a delightful taste of her talent and then set the date...More

1  Thank overthere
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Warm, lovely talented teacher with an encyclopedic knowledge of Italian cooking. One doesn't just watch, one gets immersed in the process, with gentle coaching from Velia. And then, in true italian style, it's time to eat. A day to remember and rave about.

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I am not exaggerating when I say that meeting Velia was one of my favorite memories, not just of this trip but of Italy and of all the trips I've ever taken. She is a very special person. It is not just a day spent...More

1  Thank biblio123
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

My friend Dona came to see me during my extended trip to Italy. We are serious about food, and we are serious about having fun in the kitchen. I even have been lugging my special apron from California with me, so you know I don't...More

1  Thank SonomaLinda
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I know this is a year late but i just found my notes from our honeymoon. My wife and i love to cook so we decided to give this a try from the great reviews Velia had. We started in the kitchen of her country...More

1  Thank CaptAnthony
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Debra S
3 February 2015|
Response from Jody |
YES we can provide aftrnoon cookery class around 5 pm and then we can cook and wt enjoing dinner relaxing and having fun.