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Matera: Traditional 3 Course Lucanian Dinner

Activity provider: Portale Sardegna S.p.A.

Matera: Traditional 3 Course Lucanian Dinner

Activity provider: Portale Sardegna S.p.A.

From US$ 78.50 per person

Join this tour and discover Lucanian cuisine, homemade by a cookina.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Host or greeter
Italian, English, French
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover Lucanian cuisine with a 3 course dinner
  • Learn about the region and its culinary history
  • Taste tipical Lucanian dishes
Full description

Basilicata is a land of great history and tradition, discover more about this magnificent region on this taste experience. Basilicata cuisine is based mainly on the use of pork and sheep meat, legumes, cereals and vegetables, with the addition of aromas and spices such as chilli peppers, "peperone crusco" powder, horseradish and much more. Matera, the famous city of stones, not only has a rich artistic and cultural heritage but is also a land of ancient and vast culinary tradition. Discover the renowned bread of Matera, the focaccia alla chianca, the fresh handmade pasta and much more. You will have the opportunity to enjoy a 3-course menu with delicious dishes handmade by our cookinas: bread balls, fresh pasta and more, all washed down with good Aglianico wine, coffee and homemade liqueurs.

  • 3 course dinner:
  • Chicories on broad bean puree, local cold cuts and cheeses, cruschi peppers
  • Fresh pasta with turnips and "cruschi" peppers
  • Bread balls with pesto of cherry tomatoes
  • Sporca Muss"
  • Aglianico wine, coffee and house liqueurs
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
    • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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    Important information

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    • Report any allergies or intolerances at the time of booking
    • Children up to 4 years old participate for free
    • Days not available: from 31th of December to 1st of January / from 13th to 20th of August

    Product ID: 405834