Lombardy and Liguria

Save $20! Focaccia, Pasta, Ragu, & more... May 4 at 6 pm

In this hands-on class featuring specialties from Lombardy and Liguria in northern Italy, you will learn to make 5 fabulous dishes, including  olive oil-scented focaccia, pillowy potato gnocchi, classic meat ragu,  lemony chicken cutlets, and more! Save $20 per person for a limited time! Class cost is just $90 including dinner with wine and printed recipes. On the menu:
  • Ligurian Focaccia with Olive Oil & Sea Salt
  • Homemade Potato Gnocchi in Red Wine-Laced Ragu
  • Nonna's Lemony Chicken Cutlets
  • Peas with Prosciutto & Onions
  • Marsala-Poached Fruit over Whipped Mascarpone Mousse

New: Sunday Cooking Class! May 6 at 12 pm

Join us for our first ever Sunday noon cooking class! We'll roll up our sleeves and make three regional Italian pastas and sauces, bake a batch of our famous Tuscan biscotti, then sit down and enjoy a fabulous lunch paired with Italian wine. On the menu:
  • Tagliatelle with Basil Pesto & String Beans
  • Ricotta & Smoked Mozzarella Ravioli in Light Tomato Sauce
  • Mom's Potato-Spinach Gnocchi in Gorgonzola Cream Sauce
  • Mixed Baby Greens in Balsamic Vinaigrette
  • Handmade Tuscan Biscotti

Handmade Tagliatelle Pasta, Risotto, Pesto, & More! May 18 at  6pm

This cooking class is all about the pleasures of rustic cuisine, and features an all-star line-up of five rustic dishes from all across Italy. First up: a luscious plate of handmade tagliatelle, tossed with seafood cooked in white wine and tomatoes. Our main course: tender chicken cooked to perfection with a honey-laced balsamic sauce, quite lovely served with garlicky string beans and basil-kissed risotto. For dessert, we'll fill rounds of rich, buttery puff pastry with apples, almond paste, and brown sugar... what a heavenly combination!   On the menu:
  • Handmade Tagliatelle with Seafood Sauce
  • Roasted Chicken in Honey-Balsamic Glaze
  • String Beans with Garlic & Sundried Tomatoes
  • Risotto with Basil Pesto
  • The Ultimate Apple Puff Pastry Pie with Almond Paste Crumble


Mother's Day Gift Certificate Sale

SALE: Get a Rustico Cooking Apron at 50% off with your gift certificate purchase. Give the special woman in your life a gift certificate for a Rustico Cooking hands-on class in New York City. Your gift will be remembered long after the class is over! We’ll email you a printable copy within hours of your purchase. Complete the gift by adding a Rustico Cooking apron at 10 off or The Best Pasta Sauces cookbook!