See Umbria through the eyes of a Chef with
Jennifer from Life Italian Style!
A professional chef since 1998 by way of Philadelphia and Seattle, Jennifer is now a private chef and leader of active Food & Wine tours in the heart of Umbria. She works closely with the local, artisan producers she has met over the years and keeps her ears open at the markets, always ready to learn a new traditional recipe from an Italian Nonna to share with you!
Custom Food & Wine Tours
Single or multiple day tours available for guided exploration of the best local artisan producers in Umbria!
Private Chef in Umbria
A classic Umbrian dinner prepared directly in guest villa, using only the best local and seasonal ingredients. Umbrian DOC wines included. “Pizza Night” available for those staying in villas with a pizza oven. Please enquire for Cooking Classes as well!
Cycling Tour of the Umbrian Valley
Tour along country roads with a professional Italian guide through the beautiful vineyard and olive grove covered hills of the Umbrian Valley, stopping in small villages along the way. A full Umbrian Picnic lunch in the countryside completes the day!
Hiking and Walking Tours also available.
Horseback Riding & Winery Lunch
A 45 minute tour on horseback (no experience necessary) through the vineyards of the Terre Margaritelli winery in the countryside of Torgiano (just outside of Perugia), followed by a tour of the winery, wine tasting and lunch.
Seasonal Farm Tours
Tour a local family-run farm which raises a variety of animals and participate in the wild- asparagus hunt in the spring, evening black truffle hunts in the summer and Umbrian cheese- making all year long. Or, tour of a 200 acre local farm which raises Chianina cow, Cinta Senese pigs, sheep, birds, and various crops. Included is a brief demonstration of butchery and/or salumi making followed by a lunch using products from the farm.
Please contact Jennifer directly
for booking and information!