There’s a wonderful place in Roma, located in the Borghese Gardens, few minutes from historic landmarks such as the Via Veneto and Spanish Steps.
It’s Aldrovandi Villa Borghese, a oasis in the heart of Rome. A verdant and tranquil location that offers a quiet alternative while being walking distance from some of the city’s premiere museums such as the National Gallery of Modern Art and the Borghese Gallery.
Aldrovandi Villa Borghese impresses with a collection of fine dining experiences in the Assaje Restaurant, where guests savor authentic Mediterranean flavors.
There you can meet the resident Chef Claudio Mengoni and discover the flavors of traditional Italian cuisine, along with the excellence and passion which are at the core of Michelin starred Assaje restaurant.
At your arrival, the Chef and his Team will welcome you and briefly introduce you to your cooking class as well as providing you with the recipes: paper and pen to take notes, apron and hat to prepare one of a kind dishes.
Following the introduction session, you will be ready to learn the Chef’s secrets and techniques experimenting with the freshest local ingredients and transforming them in culinary masterpieces Spaghetti “Carbonara”, Roman-Jewish fried Artichokes, Roman Maritozzi. At the end of the lesson, you will be able to taste your creations at the Assaje restaurant, located in an elegant dining room overlooking the luxurious private garden.
Before saying goodbye, you will receive a participation certificate signed by Chef Claudio Mengoni, together with a little souvenir of the day. You can also spend your Easter eating at Aldrovandi’s Restaurant, with a typical menu: low temperature cooked egg with potatoes foam, broad beans, guanciale and pecorino cheese; fondue Fried artichokes with Jerusalem artichoke, pork belly and Parmesan tuille; Peas tortelli pasta, tomato with consommé and raw scampi; braised lamb shank with chickpeas cream, Roman broccoli and red onions; Neapolitan wheat and ricotta cake with orange sauce. For reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel 06 3216126