No one will care about the main course when you start the evening with fresh baked focaccia, herb-infused olive oil and wine. Upstate International is thrilled to welcome back, Chef Luca, along with his friend, Chef Lavinia, as they educate and entertain us from his kitchen in Florence, Italy.
Rather than set ticket prices, UI is instituting a new “Pay What You Wish”
policy. A donation of $5-10 or an annual membership is suggested. Donate here or Become a Member here. Your support is greatly appreciated.
Luca Morgillo is a charismatic Italian Chef from Florence, Italy. After completing his studies, Chef Luca traveled around the world learning new languages and developing his cooking techniques from the various cultures he encountered. After living for a time in both London and San Diego, Chef Luca returned to Italy to become a sought after pizza/sous chef, and Instagram sensation! Chef Luca is a pizza teacher for the tour company Walkabout Florence and has a popular cooking show on Instagram and YouTube. Chef Luca’s passion for regional Tuscan and Neapolitan recipes is contagious.
Lavinia Lorenzoni is 33 and was born and raised in a small but famous little medieval town in Tuscany called San Gimignano. Visited every year by a million people from all around the world, she got used to be surrounded by tourists and different languages and cultures. With her degree in Foreign Languages and Translation, specializing in English, she has always worked in the field of tourism and hospitality, and has been a licensed tour leader since 2014. Her absolute favorite tours involve food and wine, two of her biggest passions. She is currently training to become a certified sommelier. At the moment Lavinia is also a full time mom of a 9 months baby girl to whom she hopes to pass down her love for food and cultures.
Please join us online for this cultural sensations experience
Tuesday, July 14 from 12:00 – 1:00 pm
All cooking lessons include plenty of time for your questions
and connecting with your peers.
FREE attendance; Registration required.
Please click here or on the wine glasses to register.
Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email containing the link
you will need to join the webinar.
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