Best Western Palace Inn Hotel
Travel Blogs from Ferrara
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The bread was served like a child's school lunch in a brown paper back and water poured in plastic cups. It may not sound very flash but the food was wonderful For his starter Battery Boy had the 'Pomodoro Montagna', a mound of sweet tomatoes and tomato purée covered in a layer of anchovies. For mains Video Girl picked the delicious ravioli with crunchy bacon pieces and mushrooms. Battery Boy went the pasta beef ragu, what ...
We had one last day of the pasta fest! This morning we made tortellini, capelacci (little hats) and ravioli. We made 4 different stuffings and 4 different sauces. That was great and pretty easy once you have the pasta sheet making down. See how yellow the pasta is from the orange egg yolks? It was hot today and we came home after our pasta lunch- we finally learned to pace ourselves ...
Another great but exhausting day at cooking school. We start in the market with Stefano, who runs the school. Then the morning making pasta and sauces. We made tagliatelle and gnocchi. We served the tagliatelle with bolognese (meat sauce) and the gnocchi with rabbit sauce. It was the best gnocchi we have ever had. And easy to make. I promise to make it for friends and family!! We went back to our room ...
... hours in the afternoon and we went to the old old anatomy building right near our hotel, with the old marble table and wood carvings. It was bombed heavily in WW2, but has been put back together. Also visited a few local churches, including the half finished st Petronius that is the 5 th largest church in the world, but not very beautiful. Chartres is our new ...
From Venice, we were due / planning to head straight to Verona, at the last minute we had a change of plan and headed somewhere a little further South but midway between the 2 at the bottom of the Euganian (Sp?) Hills - it is a very nice part of Italy and there are many Vin Yards in the Area, which we were camping on one of them Agricampeggio We spoke to several people on the site and many of them were using ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service