Genoa pesto experience: from farm to table

Visit a historical basil farm”serre”; learn to make the famous pesto sauce

Genoa pesto experience: from farm to table

Experience how the basil grows to become the famous pesto sauce

Discover how grows the main ingredient of the most famous green sauce of the World! Join us in this unique experience. We will take you to a historical basil farm “serre” where local producer have been cultivating genoese basil for about two centuries. You’ll see how they grow their superior basil, known over the World and learn more curiosities about its production.

Then you’ll reach Genoa historical center where a local culinary expert will welcome you to participate to a pesto sauce lesson with mortar and pestle, just as the tradition wants. After the pesto lesson you will enjoy a typical ligurian lunch with typical specialties!

General information

  • Available all year around except on Sundays.
  • Minimum 2 guests
  • Duration: about 5  hours
  • Meeting point:  pick up at your hotel in Genoa or Genoa railway station

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