Summary Flavours of Amalfi with Ursula Ferrigno


  • Sat 15 Jul 2023   10.00 - 14.30

Can't get enough of the Italian cuisine? Our new class with Ursula Ferrigno will take you all along the Amalfi coast. Inspired by Ursula's new cookbook Cucina di Amalfi, discover sun-drenched recipes that capture the essence of Southern Italy's most magical coastline. You will learn a range of skills from our resident Italian expert, giving you all the confidence you need to master these Italian dishes yourself.

You will learn to cook a mix of classic Amalfi dishes and desserts, as well as a dazzling cocktail using Ursula's own homemade limoncello. Ursula will also give a demonstration on her family's recipe of fritelle di fiori di zucca, some beautiful fried courgette flowers.

Copies of Ursula's new book Cucina di Amalfi will be available to purchase on the day.

Photography by Nassima Rothacker © Ryland Peters & Small.

The Menu:


  • Fritelle di fiori di zucca - Nonna Ferrigno's family recipe of fried courgette flowers

Practical cooking:

  • Pizza fritta di mozzarella e peperoni - elegant mini pizzas with fabulous mozzarella, anchovies, capers and peppers
  • Laganelle con calamari e ceci - a light and memorable plate of pasta and a celebration of calamari, chilli and sun-drenched cherry tomatoes
  • Biscuit Tortoni mini ice cream
  • Limoncello aperitivo - with homemade limoncello from Ursula

Menu subject to change.

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Class structure

Your class will comprise of a mixture of hands on cookery and demonstrations performed by the chef who is running the session. The exact format will vary from class to class depending on the style of cuisine and, in the case of visiting chefs, their individual teaching style.

Unless otherwise stated, you will be eating the food that you have cooked during your class for lunch, usually with wine or elderflower cordial around a communal table. If your class does not involve cooking lunch you will enjoy delicious sharing platters prepared by the school.

Allergies and dietary restrictions

Please call the school to discuss any relevant allergies with a member of staff. You can read our full policy on allergies and dietary restrictions here.

Practical info Flavours of Amalfi with Ursula Ferrigno

What is included:

  • Refreshments on arrival
  • A recipe booklet
  • All ingredients provided and weighed out for you in advance
  • Lunch of your own making or sharing platters prepared by the school, both with Louis Latour wines
  • We do the washing up!

What you need to bring:

  • Flat soled shoes
  • Long trousers and a long sleeved top are advisable

Allergies and dietary restrictions:

We are happy to make adjustments where possible. Some classes are however unsuitable for people with particular intolerances – where the menu would need to be completely different. We need 10 days' notice to be able to properly check the class and adjust the order accordingly. Please read our full policy on allergies and dietary restrictions here.

Ursula Ferrigno

Ursula Ferrigno

Ursula Ferrigno is a talented cook and prolific food writer who grew up amongst the sun-drenched lemon groves and vineyards of Italy’s rugged Amalfi Coast. She learned to cook as a child by assisting her grandmother preparing the traditional family dishes.

Ursula writes for numerous food magazines including Taste Italia, American Gourmet, Olive and Good Food. Ursula is also a passionate baker, teaching both professionals and amateurs to make an array of national and regional breads from ciabatta and focaccia to volcanic stromboli.

* All prices correct at time of publishing. Please note that prices are likely to change at the end of each financial year (April).

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