Cooking classes in Bologna

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CIBOCooking In BOlogna
a div of the Culinary Institute of Bologna
CulinaryInstitute of Bologna, offers the ultimate Italian cooking and dining experience! Using  our state-of-the-art professional kitchens, our cooking lessons will improve your cooking skills and make you an expert in the kitchen. Enjoy an Italian cooking vacation, preparing authentic Bolognese cuisine and then enjoy a wonderful meal that you and your foodie-mates created!
We love amateurs, professionals, students and foodies. We offer classes for everyone at every level of expertise.

Whether you are a beginner or a more “seasoned” cook, you will improve your cooking skills as you learn to create Emilia Romagna authentic Bolognese dishes, taught by a professional restaurant chef.

Our professional chefs and staff provide instruction in a friendly, relaxed step-by -step instructional manner.. The staff will share their expert tips, methods and cookery and techniques.

Our classes are not demonstrations but rather hands-on cooking classes offer a unique opportunity to learn from the very best!

Using our state of the art professional kitchens will assure of learning quickly and effortlessly.

Each kitchen is equipped with the latest kitchenware and cooking equipment..

At CIBO your are in the perfect setting in which to improve your cooking skills.


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Come to CIBO to learn all

aspects of becoming a fantastic Bolognese


Learn from a professional chefs who are

working at local Emilia Romagna restaurants

and trattorias. Plan your next Italian cooking

vacation at CIBO.

At CIBO we believe that cooking in Bologna

should be fun, relaxing, enjoyable and fun.

Remember you eat what you create and every

meal is accompanied by enjoying our local


At CIBO you will learn cooking

techniques and authentic recipes that have

been handed down for centuries. So come to

CIBO to experience a real Bolognese cooking

school and learn from professional “native


Learning Bolgonese cooking from real chefs

from local restaurants assures you to have a

first rate, authentic cooking experience.

Remember- Our hope is not to

just meet your needs, but rather, we hope to

exceed your expectations!

We will consider all your

requests and design a custom cooking class to

accommodate your request.

Let us know if you have

allergies, special dietary concerns.

We can conduct the class in

English, Italian. or Spanish; please indicate

your preference.

Amateur-Tourist/Semi -Professional &

Courses For Chefs or Chefs in Training:


We offer courses at all skill

levels; from casual cook to advanced


The Culinary Institute of Bologna For Foodies

offers unique hands-on cooking classes and

culinary adventures

Taught by English speaking, professional

restaurant chefs, CIBO offers short pasta

courses, as well as half-day, one-day, 3 and 4

day courses, as well as week long foodie

culinary vacations. 

Classes are NOT demonstrations, but

participants actively take part in all phases of

the food preparation – CIBO is a Hands-On

Cooking experience.

So learn your craft from restaurant trained

chefs. Stefano Corvucci is the founder of The

Culinary Institute of BOlogna(CIBO), an

accomplished chef and owner of several Bologna

restaurants. CIBO uses a fully equipped

restaurant kitchen in which “foodies” from all

parts of the world learn how to prepare

authentic Emilia Romagna cuisine.