The housewife’s hand movements, handmade pasta workshop

After attending a lesson to learn how to make pasta by hand, you will feel like repeating the gestures not to forget the process of pasta making.

Participation to a handmade pasta workshop in the organic holiday farm following traditional methods. You will be actively involved in the pasta-making process by following the gestures of Silvana and her mother Raffaella.

They will start by showing you the stone-grinding of cereals to obtain different types of flour: white, wholemeal and bran. Following the housewife’s instructions you will mix eggs, flour and water. The mixture obtained will be rolled with the help of a wooden rolling pin till you obtain dough sheets. They will be of suitable thickness to prepare different types of pasta such as: tagliolini, tagliatelle, pappardelle, straccetti, ravioli etc