Join us for our very first
Cooking with Chestnuts The Italian Way Workshop at Chestnut Brae Farm.

19th September  2020          11.30-2.00

Sponsored by Slow Food Swan Valley and Eastern Regions

Cooking with Chestnuts… The Italian Way, will be led by renowned Chef Vincenzo Velletri.

Vincenzo is based in Perth and is recognised as a leading “guru” on Italian cooking…the slow way.  You will learn…

  • How to prepare chestnuts
  • Methods of cooking the Italian way
  • Enjoy an Italian eating experience
  • Get involved in an Italian Cooking experience

The Menu


1-      Bocconcini di castagne (bite of chestnuts rolled with chestnuts pork pancetta or bacon, roasted in the oven)

2-      Frittelle di castagne (dumpling made with chestnut flour and deep fried)

 Entrée :

1-      Tagliatelle made with chestnuts flour and served with mushroom ragout


1-      Chestnuts and chestnut fed pork stufato with Manjimup potatoes and fennel seeds


1-      Chestnut mousse

To finish with chestnuts roasted on the open fire.


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We do hope you can join us for this fun and delicious learning experience on our beautiful chestnut farm.

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