Fri January 24
6 - 8 PM
- Spots Left

Join my Dear Friend and Food Lover Paolo Bartesaghi for this exquisite Northern Italian Cooking Class.

From North to South, Italian Cooking is always incredible flavorful, different and unique. In this class you will discover the Northern Italian Style of Cooking with my longtime friend and food lover Paolo Bartesaghi! You are going to make your own Lasagna with him, he will show you all the secrets of Bechamel and while we wait for the Lasagna to cook we’ll also make a “Vellutata di Zucca”! Bring your Barbera or Dolcetto or Amarone or Nebbiolo, let’s cook together!

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The store is located on East 4th, at street level, across the AC Hotel.

There is street parking in front of the store and south of the store on E 4th. around.  Parking meters run until 9pm.  There is also a parking garage on E 2nd between Grand and Locust. A free parking ramp across the Historical Building

What can I bring into the event?

You can bring your beverage of choice…wine, beer or fancy soft drink. I have water, wine and beer glasses, wine opener and wine poorer.

What’s the refund policy?

An online payment or gift certificate is required to book a class, and your booking must be made at least 24 hours in advance.


Cancellation Policy. You can cancel your class 3 days in advance for full reimbursement. Same cancellation policy applies to gift certificates and private parties.

This cancellation policy applies only to cooking classes. Not to Wow! Des Moines Tours. Refer to information on the Wow! Des Moines Tours website for that information.

Classes will run as scheduled rain or shine.

An online payment or gift certificate is require to book a class and your booking must be made at least 24 hours in advance.

All classes are held in Alessandra's kitchen at 333 E. Grand Ave., Loft 103, Des Moines, IA 50309.