Cooking holidays and wine

Perfect your sourdough on our new artisan bread making break in sunny Andalucia

Perfect your sourdough on our new artisan bread making break in sunny Andalucia

Say goodbye to processed tasteless bread and hello to freshly-baked crunchy loaves, as you learn how to become an artisan baker in just 5 days. Creating great sourdough bread at home doesn’t have to be complicated, nor expensive; you just need to know insider tips and where to find the […]

by February 14, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine
Meet Spencer, our chef & cooking holiday host in Normandy, France

Meet Spencer, our chef & cooking holiday host in Normandy, France

There’s no doubt that Chef Spence’s holidays have a unique twist to them. Instead of giving you a list of dishes he expects you to make, Spence let’s you decide what will be on the menu that day. Working closely with local producers and independent shops, Spence knows the best […]

by February 5, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Meet Oli & Flo, the team behind our Italian gastronomic adventures in Tuscany

Meet Oli & Flo, the team behind our Italian gastronomic adventures in Tuscany

Oli & Flo make a great team. Their previous careers and skills have blended perfectly to create everything great holiday hosts need. Add to that their love of food and passion for locally sourced produce and you get the ultimate foodie getaway off the tourist trail in Tuscany. But how […]

by January 16, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Meet Mariana and her family, our cooking holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Meet Mariana and her family, our cooking holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

We have finally found what we have been looking for – a unique Portuguese cooking holiday that ticks all the boxes. Hands-on cooking, gorgeous location and welcoming local hosts. Tick, tick and TICK! Our cookery holidays focus on taking you off the beaten track and to local hosts who share […]

by December 18, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Discover flavours of the Algarve on our new Portuguese cooking break

Discover flavours of the Algarve on our new Portuguese cooking break

We’ve been on the hunt for a Portuguese cooking holiday for a while now and haven’t been able to find the right match for GoLearnTo’s ethos. We don’t do one-off experiences. We believe your cooking experience should not only involve the cooking experience but also a unique insight into the […]

by December 15, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Travel news
French cooking | Chef Poul’s classic French onion soup recipe

French cooking | Chef Poul’s classic French onion soup recipe

French onion soup is a timeless classic, perfect for vegetarians and cheese lovers alike. The perfect starter for Christmas dinner, or a perfect meal within itself. So you can imagine, I was thrilled when Chef Poul, from our cooking holiday in Brittany, sent over his version for me – it […]

by December 14, 2018 Recipes
Go truffle hunting on our new cooking holiday in Tuscany

Go truffle hunting on our new cooking holiday in Tuscany

When Chef Fabrizio contacted us the other day to say he had a new cooking holiday, we knew it would be a good one. Based near the Tuscan town of Arezzo, Fabrizio continues to impress guests with his Tuscan cooking and culture holidays but this new one has something that […]

by November 29, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Travel news
Guest review: Jude and her son finally get their cookery holiday together in Italy

Guest review: Jude and her son finally get their cookery holiday together in Italy

Jude and her son James’ first attempt to go on holiday together ended in a cancelled flight and no holiday. 5 years later, they decided to give it another go and finally get away for some quality time together. With James being half Italian, Italy was the top choice. Both […]

Italian cooking | Fritto Misto: Chef Rita’s favourite Christmas recipe

Italian cooking | Fritto Misto: Chef Rita’s favourite Christmas recipe

When I visited Rita on her cookery holiday last year, one of my absolute food highlights was Fritto Misto, lightly fried seafood and vegetables piled high and splashed with lemon. Good Lord! I can still taste it now. As a homebody during the Christmas season, I have only learned from […]

by November 7, 2018 Recipes
Authentic Italian pizza Napoletana recipe

Authentic Italian pizza Napoletana recipe

Who can resist the sight of a freshly cooked pizza? Especially one cooked from a traditional Neapolitan recipe like this one from our Italian chef Antonella, who runs Italian cookery holidays in Sorrento. Neapolitan pizzas are famed for their thin base but puffy crust, perfect for mopping up delicious fresh […]

by October 31, 2018 Recipes