Matera cooking class in a historical Masseria


~ 5 hours


Max 8 people

By reservation only

Living like a local!

Surrounded by the rugged and evocative Murgia landscape, on the border between Apulia and Basilicata, lies one of the most representative farmhouses in the Appulo-Lucano area. Cooking with us will allow you to experience for yourself the freshness of Basilicata food and immerse yourself in this wonderful part of Mediterranean countries.

Discover Matera cooking traditions

Matera cuisine is part of a very ancient culinary tradition and contains the entire history of cave life.The typical dishes of Matera are often humble food. Matera cuisine is the heart of southern culinary art, it is a dance of perfumes and colors of the Mediterranean scrub.

Uncover the secrets of Lucania family recipes from your host sharing their wisdom which has been passed down for generations. Enjoy an exclusive cooking demonstration and immerse yourself in a 4-course private cooking and tasting experience. Watch an expert local chef at work and get tips for recreating the dishes. Enjoy the famous Pasta and Tiramisu in a historical farm.


Cook and taste the food you prepared in a typical Masseria

Put your hands in dough and make ‘orecchiette’ pasta from scratch, learning how to cut the pasta without using a machine. Cook and taste the most iconic Italian dishes together with other lovers of our tradition. Here in the big kitchen, living core of the Masseria ‘Torre Spagnola’, you will share with us part of these techniques and secrets. At the end of the cooking course you will bring home a rich and healthy heritage: you will learn the majesty of the hidden Basilicata, land of great and healthy food habits, ancient traditions, magnificent extra-virgin olive oils, superb dishes and wines. Share your food passion, taste everything you have prepared sipping delicious wines.

Our land is like a treasure chest, containing, within its shores, irreplaceable gems of food, culture and people: it’s the keeper of habits to be discovered and respected.

important informations

€ 179/each (tasting included)

5 hours (cooking class and tasting included)

Transfer is not included but is on request with an additional cost

It’s possible, on request, ask for a private experience at a different price, arranged on the menu.

Max 8 people

  • For any need, contact Crea Experience – tel.3493908382 – email
  • For large groups (more than 8 people) it is possible to send an email to
  • Finally, cancellation of the reservation is permitted without any penalty only if this is communicated to the email address