CULINARY EXPERIENCES

Cooking Class
Join our chefs for a fascinating, hands-on cooking experience and discover time-honoured local recipes and professional tips and tricks. Together, you’ll learn to prepare a wide range of delicious Apulian dishes, and even make your own homemade pasta.

Optional: Visit the local fishmonger to see the catch of the day. Ask the concierge for more information.

Local Wine or Artisan Beer Flight
Be seated in our ambient bar and let our sommelier guide you through a flight of Apulian wine or beer for a real taste of local culture.

Wine Tasting
Sample the fruits of Puglia’s distinguished winemaking tradition with our sommelier. Discover an alternative to the typical aperitif with one of three tasting experiences. Choose between:

A glass each of local white, rosé and red wines
A glass each of three different local red wines
A glass each of three different local white wines

Each selection of wines will be accompanied by traditional Taralli biscuits and several local cheeses, carefully chosen for their flavour-enhancing properties.

Dinner Under The Stars
Celebrate a special occasion or simply enjoy an exclusive dining experience in an intimate setting with this private dinner for two on our Sunset Terrace. Be welcomed to your private table and enjoy a glass of wine together as you admire the changing colours of the setting sun over Masseria Torre Maizza’s picturesque estate. Over the course of the evening, your own personal waiter will serve you four exquisite courses, each accompanied by paired wines chosen by our sommelier.

Experience includes:
Exclusive use of the Sunset Terrace
Your own personal waiter
A delicious 4-course dinner
Wine pairings with each course

Gastronomic Wine Pairing Menu
A treat for even the most sophisticated of palates, our romantic 5-course dinner is the perfect opportunity to sample the highlights of the local gastronomic scene. From traditional ear-shaped oriecchette with broccoli and Pecorino cheese to hand-rolled maritati with aromatic olive oil and succulent fresh seafood, each and every course is crafted from ingredients fished, harvested or picked in the region. Accompanying each course is a paired wine, selected by our sommelier for its complementary flavours.

Experience includes:
5-course meal: entrée, starter, first course, main course, dessert 
Wine pairings with each course

Sunset Picnic
Enjoy a candlelit picnic for two in the privacy of the quietest corner of our expansive gardens and savour some romantic time together. As the sun begins to set, get comfortable amidst the ancient olive groves and share a selection of Italian treats prepared for you by our chefs. A personal waiter will be on hand at a discreet distance to ensure your every need is taken care of.

 

For more information please contact our concierge team on concierge.torremaizza@roccofortehotels.com