Our catering Experiences
We love to organize breakfast for our guests: our breakfast proposal includes homegrown vegetables and fruit from our lands, fresh pastry, fresh bread (white and cereal black), eggs (boiled or scrambled), italian ham, salami and cheeses (soft cheese, pecorino cheese, seasoned cheese), freshly baked cakes, cereals and yoghurt mix, orange juice and all kind of milks (skim, half skim, whole, soja or rice milk).
Espresso or American blend coffees available, plus several types of teas. Gluten free choices available.
Cost for Single breakfast (one day only) would be € 25,00 per person VAT inclusive – min 6 persons
Any additional person € 15,00 pp (if adult); € 10,00 pp (if kid under 12y)
GAMBERAIO Breakfast Package
Gamberaio Breakfast PACKAGES
1) Three days of breakfasts – Cost per person € 60,00 per person VAT Inclusive – min 6 person
Any additional person € 38,00 pp (if adult) ; € 24,00 pp (if kid under 12y)
2) One week of breakfasts – FORFEITED COST € 750,00 IN TOTAL (for 6 people, 7 days)
Any additional person € 100,00 per week if adult; € 65,00 per week (if kid under 12y)
CHEF & DINING SERVICES
Villa Gamberaio offers a wide range of possible experiences for your in-house dining: we collaborate with many chefs and cooks, and we are able to provide menus and choices upon request.
In house dining options with onsite cooking start from € 55,00 per person, beverage included
Fish, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and BBQ alternatives always available: please give us your dietary requirements.
We care about your happy holidays!
COOKING CLASS with Paola
Do you want to learn how to cook whilst staying at Villa Il Gamberaio?
Choose one of our cooking classes with Paola
COOKING CLASS Pizza
The cooking class taught by our chef Paola is designed to teach you how to make a perfect “Italian” pizza, and it goes like this:
Preparing pizza dough: how to mix flour, water, salt and yeast to make a soft and elastic dough.
Topping preparation: how to choose the right ingredients for tomato sauce, how to cut mozzarella cheese, and how to choose vegetables to put on top of the pizza.
Baking: how to heat the oven to an appropriate temperature and how to bake the pizza until it is golden and crispy.
Decoration: how to add the final touches to make pizza attractive and appetizing.
The goal of our Paola’s course is to teach while having fun (and tasting!) how to make good, tasty pizza in a quick and easy way that is completely Italian!
COOKING CLASS Pasta
The cooking class taught by our chef Paola is designed to teach you how to make a delicious homemade egg pasta, and it is organized like this:
Dough preparation: how to mix flour, eggs and salt to make a smooth and soft dough.
Pasta making: how to roll out dough with a rolling pin and how to cut it into different shapes such as tagliatelle, fettuccine, pappardelle, etc.
Pasta consistency: how to check the consistency of pasta to make sure it is soft but at the same time al dente.
Cooking pasta: how to cook pasta in plenty of salted water until well cooked.
Pairing with seasoning: how to choose the right seasoning for pasta and how to prepare it.
The goal of our Paola’s course is to teach while having fun (and tasting!) how to make homemade pasta that is tasty and quality.
Tuscan cooking class also available:
- learn with Paola how to cook tomato sauce
- Tuscan-style meat sauceliver crouton sauce
- and many other specialties!
OLIVE OIL Tasting
“BLEND” Olive Oil tasting Experience
Professional tasting of 3 different blends of Olive Oil, with mixed types of olives and purity. All the olive oil tasted are Extra Virgin quality, from different areas of Tuscany and Italy. The tasting includes tuscan and salty bread, crunchy bread and seasoned dry cheese.
The experience includes blending and productions explanations and includes the visit of the olive groves, to explain directly the olive trees parts involved in the process.
COST PER EXPERIENCE € 80,00 (Price includes Tasting for 4 ad. Persons)
Any additional person + € 15,00 – vat included
“TOP – BLEND” Olive oil tasting Experience
Professional tasting of 5 different blends of Olive Oil, with mixed types of olives and purity.
All the olive oil tasted are Extra Virgin quality, from different areas of Tuscany and Italy, among the best prize winner of the 5 years before. The tasting experience includes tuscan and salty bread, crunchy bread and seasoned dry cheese. It also includes blending and productions explanations and includes the visit of the olive groves, to explain directly the olive trees parts involved in the process.
COST PER EXPERIENCE € 120,00 (Price includes tasting for 4 ad Persons)
Any additional person + € 20,00 – vat included
Gamberaio Olive Oil
Our olive cultivars (type of plants) are among the most popular species, such as the “Frantoio“, the “Moraiolo“, the “Pendolino” and the “Leccino” olive cultivars, plus one sub-variety, the “Leccio del Corno”.
Mixing the species the right way means being able to produce a high quality olive oil, defending our plants from seasonal pests and let them grow without chemicals at our seasonal temperatures.
Gamberaio olive oil is available at the villa for our guests: would you fancy an olive oil tasting?
- GAMBERAIO OLIVE OIL 0,50CL Bottle € 15,00 vat included
- GAMBERAIO OLIVE OIL 0,75CL Bottle € 20,00 vat included
SHIPMENTS and PERSONALIZATION Available
Horticulture might be defined as the activity of growing flowers, fruits, vegetables and other ornamental plants, and the science or art of cultivating a garden.
Niccolo’ is our horticulture expert, and we all believe in growing our own products. Horticulture is a great way to lessen groceries, but most of all It lowens our fossil fuel emissions and our carbon foot print.
We are saving about 2 pounds of carbon from entering the atmosphere for each pound of produce that we grow, since food is being shipped across the planet.
- GAMBERAIO BASKET with HOME GROWN Vegetables € 38,00 vat included .
Our Gamberaio basket with seasonal products includes all the homegrown products of our land, including many varieties of tomatoes, onions and salads, plus cucumber, courgette, aubergine and pepper.
Fresh fruits are also included in the basket with a 50cl bottle of GAMBERAIO Olive Oil
Ask us our BASKET before your arrival: you will find it in the Kitchen, ready for you!