Food and Wine

Typical cooking classes in Umbria

Cooking classes at San Potente holiday homes in Umbria, Italy

At San Potente holiday apartments, Umbria, we organize wonderful Italian cooking classes.

Cooking in Umbria is about sharing and spending time together.

Corinna and Luciana will tell you all about our region’s gastronomic traditions through recipes that give meaning and value to the wealth of local Umbrian produce such as the legumes of Castelluccio, the saffron of Cascia and the French beans of Trasimeno.

Umbrian olive oil tasting

Italian olive oil San Potente, Umbria

At San Potente Agritourism you can witness the olive harvest and  taste the new oil straight from the press.

Around mid-October our agricultural firm begins the olive harvest, and there is no better introduction to the world of extra-virgin Umbrian olive oil than a tasting of the San Potente oil in the very places where it is produced!

Tour of the traditions of Val Tiberina, Italy

Visit to an alpaca farm in Italy, Umbria

A magnificent tour of Umbria’s customs awaits you in Val Tiberina!

A rare opportunity to visit one of the largest alpaca farms in Italy or discover how honey is produced in a Benedictine abbey according to a thousand-year-old tradition.

Visits to an Umbrian lentil grower

Lentil harvest in Castelluccio di Norcia, Umbria

The lentils of Castelluccio are just an example of the produces that made Umbria and its food so famous all over Italy and beyond.

In the beautiful natural set of the Sibillini National Park, Castelluccio arise proudly above the Piano Grande, an astonishing plateau up in the mountains. In August you will see both men and women bending over the ground to pick these tiny legumes under a beautiful Umbrian sun. It’s harvest time!  

Tours on horseback through the vineyards of Umbria

Tours on horseback through the vineyards of Umbria

Horse riding is the feather in the cap of sports tourism in Umbria.

Horse riding is fun for adults and children alike, and riding through the vineyards of Umbria is even better!

Lifeitalianstyle’s Jennifer, a truly Umbrian American, will lead you on a journey of discovery through a wine estate near Torgiano, Italy.

Bike riding in Umbria with a country picnic

Bike riding in Umbria with a country picnic

Cycling in the Umbrian hills is an unforgettable experience.

Jennifer from Lifeitalianstyle and Antonella from Gira l’Umbria offer a fun, friendly day in the hills of the Umbrian Valley.

Tour of Umbrian tastes in Val Tiberina, Italy

Visit of a buffalo mozzarella farm in Italy, Umbria

In order to get to know the real Umbria, Barbara d'Agapiti from Winelinkitaly proposes a tour of the tastes of Umbria in the Alta Valle del Tevere area.

You will visit towns with a rich history such as Citerna and Città di Castello, surrounded by some of Italy’s most beautiful hills. You will discover the thousands of fruit varieties at a plant nursery and witness the production of buffalo mozzarella at the only specialised farm in Umbria. 

Food and wine tour in Umbria, Italy

Guided wine tour in Umbria, Italy

A delightful and delicious gastronomic tour awaits you in the hills of Umbria.

In the heart of the Umbrian Valley, Barbara from Winelinkitaly will guide you in your discovery of a land rich in wine and food delicacies and architectural gems.

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