Private market tour, lunch or dinner and cooking demo in Erice

Visit the vibrant market with a local home cook and immerse yourself in a 4-course private dining experience with an Italian family in their own home.
Enjoy an exclusive cooking demo and taste authentic regional recipes treasured in family cookbooks, all accompanied by a selection of local wines.

• Go shopping at a local market and get advice on the most authentic ingredients from an expert home cook
• Discover Erice’s culinary heritage: taste a 4-course menu with an Italian family in their own home
• Learn the secrets of an Italian dish with a cooking demonstration
• Drinking water, selection of wines, and coffee provided
• Take home a souvenir: the official ‘Cesarine’ shopping bag

Cesarine is Italy’s oldest network of 1000+ home cooks all over the country in more than 120 cities. They are passionate and welcoming hosts that open the doors of their own homes to curious travellers for immersive culinary experiences.
* Duration: 4 hours
* Starts: Erice, Italy
* Trip Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife >> Dining Experiences




Visit the vibrant market with a local home cook and immerse yourself in a 4-course private dining experience with an Italian family in their own home.
Enjoy an exclusive cooking demo and taste authentic regional recipes treasured in family cookbooks, all accompanied by a selection of local wines.

• Go shopping at a local market and get advice on the most authentic ingredients from an expert home cook
• Discover Erice’s culinary heritage: taste a 4-course menu with an Italian family in their own home
• Learn the secrets of an Italian dish with a cooking demonstration
• Drinking water, selection of wines, and coffee provided
• Take home a souvenir: the official ‘Cesarine’ shopping bag

Cesarine is Italy’s oldest network of 1000+ home cooks all over the country in more than 120 cities. They are passionate and welcoming hosts that open the doors of their own homes to curious travellers for immersive culinary experiences.

Visit the vibrant local market and immerse yourself in a private dining experience at a local’s home, enjoy an exclusive cooking demo and taste authentic Erice recipes treasured in family cookbooks passed down by real Italian Mammas. Feel the warmth of Italian hospitality as you connect with local people.

Sample Menu

• Seasonal starter
• Fresh Pasta – Sample pasta dishes: Busiate with pesto Trapanese or Maccheroni with aubergines, tomato and capers or Gnocculi with fresh tomato sauce or Ravioli
• Second course with side dish – Sample second course dishes: fresh tuna meatballs with fresh tomato sauce or fish cous cous or Trapani-style sandwich rolls
• Sicilian dessert – Cassatelle di ricotta or Tiramisu or Sicilian Cannoli or Mustazzoli or Granita