Gourmet WellNEST is a new concept of Casa Italia’s Tour in Italy. Our aim is to offer to our customers an unforgettable gourmet experience in exclusive relais or villas in Italy. Our tours are meant only for small groups and the wineries and food realities we have chosen are really exclusive and belong to Slow Food itineraries and not to tourist mass destination. Our next tour will be in Franciacorta.
Stay in an exclusive 18th century villa, have breakfasts with low environmental impact Local and organic products (homemade bread with sourdough, Italian honey, artisan aljamas, pastries with flours ground in stone and whole grain, cheeses from free, grass fed pature cows), accompanied by an Italian chef and sommelier throughout the stay, tastings of local slow food products (protected products), villa dinners with Chef Eataly Gourmet Milano, Michelin-starred restaurants and restaurants Ambassadors of Taste, exclusive gourmet cooking classes, visits to excellent wineries, 1 day of shopping in Milan in The Fashion district with private personal shopper (exclusive discounts) or alternatively, city visit with professional tour guide. Possibility of extension stay in wellness resort, or in Italian art cities.
Born in Rome and living in Milan, professional chef and member of the Italian Chef Federation, works as a private chef for embassies and consulates, and teaches in several culinary schools, including Eataly Smeraldo in Milan. During the 2015 Milan Expo she was part of the ץ team working under three Michelin Star chef, Heinz Beck, for the opening gala dinner.
In 2017 and 2018, she worked as a chef teacher for the “Heinz Beck Master in Alta Cucina” (High Culinary Master).
In 2017 she was a member of the Italian team for the first edition of the Culinary Maccabiah Games.
She is Wset Level 2 in wine and spirits and now approaching for Level 3 in wine.
Originally from Rome, Italy, Patrizia has worked for over 20 years in the tourist industry, with a specialty in luxury travel.
She has been the preferred travel agent for exclusive groups such as Rotary, embassies, journalists, business and professional travelers.
In 2006, she opened Casa Italia, which soon became a leader in Israel in the Italian holiday rentals sector.
Patrizia is a professional agent with deep knowledge and experience organizing tours, events, corporate incentives, weddings and tailor-made Travelling.
She selects unique and exclusive accommodations and has always offered personalized assistance to each customer.
For her work Patrizia has received several prestigious awards in her professional field.