September Pasta Cooking Classes

September Pasta Cooking Classes

Jim and Franco Rua will host September Pasta Cooking Classes at Cafe Capriccio Mondays at 6:30 PM beginning September 4. Jim and Franco will be demonstrating how pasta lovers can enjoy easily prepared, fast and economical pasta meals using pick up ingredients available in neighborhood food stores and, of course, in super markets now established within minutes from just about anywhere. Classes are limited to 12 participants.

Fee | $70 per person, wine is included | Reserve your spot

If you have any questions about our Cooking School and would like to contact us. Please email our Private Party Manager Colleen McKenna at

On September 25:

  • We will make Fresh Pasta, Linguine
  • Caprese Salad: We will make Fresh Mozzarella, Tomatoes, Basil   
  • A parade of Pestos:
    • Genovese (Basil, Pine Nuts)
    •  Arugula with Pistachio, Sun Dried Tomatoes
    •  Puree of Sweet Roasted Red Peppers, Garlic, Mint
  • Nonna's Meatballs & Sauce
  • Dessert


In these classes you will also discover:

  • The surprising origins of pasta
  • The incredible economy of our fast food pasta menu,
  • The extraordinary variety, nutritional value, and  moderate calories of our pasta menu
  • The remarkable ease of preparing these recipes
  • The pasta lovers' basic pantry of ingredients that will allow you to whip up delicious and satisfying meals in a jiffy
  • Indispensable equipment, tools, utensils and gadgets for the well appointed pasta lovers kitchen
  • The exceptional benefits of the Mediterranean diet which scientists say could dramatically reduce heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and other common afflictions
  • Evidence that American supermarkets are "the land of milk and honey" and a paradise for pasta lovers.

49 Grand Street

September 25 | 6:30 PM
Nearest Parking - OR