Friday, 29 March 2019, 6:30-9:30 PM | $75 + Taxes
Join us for this special four-course traditional holiday meal hosted by chef / culinary tour guide Luciano Schipano. A native of the Catanzaro province in Calabria, Luciano has carefully recreated the traditional Easter meal of his childhood and is excited to share his family traditions with you!
Tutti a tavola con chef Luciano!
Capocollo – Artisanal salame
Ricotta di pecora – Fresh sheep’s milk ricotta
Peperoncini piccanti ripieni – Pickled hot peppers stuffed with tuna and capers
Sardine fritte – Fried sardines lightly dusted in batter
Braciole di maiale – Pork crocchette rolls
Pitta maniata (m’piulatu) – Homemade Calabrian focaccia stuffed with caciocavallo cheese, soppressata, pork rind and boiled eggs
Ziti con ragù di capra – Southern Italian pasta dish with goat ragù, served with the stewed meat on the side (family style)
Tiella di agnello – Traditional baked dish of lamb, potatoes and herbs
Insalata mista – green salad
Served buffet style
Cuccupe co l’ova – Traditional Easter brioche with dough criss-crossed over coloured hard-boiled eggs
Ginetti – Calabrian puff cookies with a hint of lemon
Pitte cu niepita (nepitelle) – Stuffed confection with chocolate, dried fruit and nuts
Wine / Corkage
A selection of Italian wines will be available for purchase with the meal. Or if you would like to bring your own wine there is a $15 corkage fee.
- We will do our best to accommodate dietary needs – please contact us before booking
- No refunds after purchase. Exchanges permitted up to 3 days prior to the event
- Tickets to Cucinato events are transferable
About Luciano Schipano
Raised and trained in rural Calabria, Luciano Schipano imigrated to Toronto in 2011 and has been working as a chef / industry consultant ever since. He is very passionate authentic Italian cuisine and traditions and loves sharing his knowledge and experience with others. To experience a true taste of Southern Italy, join Luciano on his Calabria Culinary tour July 17-27, 2019. For full details contact Luciano at firstname.lastname@example.org