Federal Hill Food & History Tour
Join Master Chef and Historian Walter Potenza in the discovery of great foods and history of Federal Hill in Providence!
The Premiere Food Tour will take you to different locations where you will be sampling cheeses, charcuterie, olive oils, balsamic vinegar and many more ingredients present in the repertoire of Italian Cookery. You will also learn food terminology, products information, how to shop, how to store and anything that may be of interest in expanding your culinary horizon.
Throughout the walking event you will meet the people who make it possible for Federal Hill to be recognized as a food and historical destination in the USA. Your walking tour will end at Chef Walters Cooking School where Chef Walter will present the "Pasta or risotto of the day", paired with the "Wine of the day". Of course samples are offered. After the tasting you will visit the Federal Hill Heritage Center Photo Exhibit of early Italian Immigration in Rhode Island, the only collection of its kind.
Tours run daily from 9 AM to 11:30 AM, with time after to explore Federal Hill on your own. Price is $50.00 per person.
See and taste Federal Hill through the eyes and palate of a chef historian!