In Isola della Scala, rice is cultivated for the production of the Vialone Nano variety. The tour includes a visit to an ancient mill dating back to 1650, where to this day rice is still whitened using 16th-century machinery. It is a true gem of this territory, unique to its kind, safeguarded by the Superintendency of Cultural Heritage as a historical monument with protected landscape.
The tour is followed by a visit to the wellhead with an explanation of the process from sowing through to the harvest.
The group then heads up to the restaurant for a show cooking session, where participants will discover the chef’s secrets for preparing a top risotto at home. The chef will in fact explain the cooking technique devised by the owner of the company, and famous all over the world.
Afterwards, there will be a lunch for the entire group with rice as the protagonist, from the starter through to dessert.
The chef will explain the cooking technique devised by the owner, and famous all over the world.
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