Peruvian cooking-class near Lake Maggiore

An intimate culinary experience, set against the splendid backdrop of a villa located near Lake Maggiore. Get ready for an unforgettable gastronomic journey through the rich and sophisticated flavors of Peruvian cuisine. Join us for an exclusive Cooking Class, where you’ll have the opportunity to learn how to create typical dishes from Peru, renowned for its complexity of flavors and the elegance of its preparations.
After learning to cook, you can enjoy your delicious dishes in a beautiful garden, accompanied by pisco sour and a glass of wine.
The “causa limeña” is a Peruvian dish that showcases layers of mashed yellow and red potatoes seasoned with lime and chili, filled with various ingredients such as fish and avocado.
Ceviche is a refreshing dish consisting of raw fish marinated in “leche de tigre” (a sauce made with lime juice, cilantro, celery, and chili).
Pisco Sour is a traditional cocktail from Peru and Chile, mainly composed of pisco (a grape-based distilled spirit), lime or lemon juice, sugar, and egg white.
The “salsa a la huancaina” is a creamy and spicy Peruvian condiment, made with fresh cheese and chili peppers, enveloping the palate in a harmonious combination of intense and velvety flavors.

Where it will take place

In a private villa with garden near Laveno-Mombello (VA).

Days and times

Everyday, from 10:30am-2:00pm and from 17h30-21h00.

Details of the offer

  • Approx. 3-hour course where you learn some secrets of Peruvian cuisine
  • Collective preparation of 3 dishes in all its phases and Pisco sour.
  • Tasting of the dishes prepared.
  • Private experience.

What it includes

The necessary ingredients, the appetizer, the final tasting, a glass of wine, and a memo with the recipes that you can take with you.
Live accordion accompaniment may be available at times

Languages spoken

Italian, Spanish, German, English.

Prices for private groups

2 participants: € 98 per person
3 participants: € 89 per person
4 participants: € 79 per person
5 participants: € 70 per person

Children are free. Teenagers from 10 to 14 years, € 40.


The experience is bookable by prior arrangement. Click on the button below to contact us and book.

Who holds the course

Catalina, with 20 years of experience lived in Latin America, has dedicated her time to uncovering the secrets of typical dishes in the region. With enthusiasm and passion, she offers her guidance to those who wish to explore Peruvian cuisine.