Mouth-watering food plays an important part in Italian life and February is no exception. National Fettucine Alfredo Day, National Pizza Day and National Tortellini day celebrates the fun side of Italian dishes.

If you are looking to sample Italian cuisine on a decent package it is worth checking out European travel specialist Italy4Real's Ultimate Italian Foodie Breaks Collection. Italy4Real's experts gathered the region's top restaurants, chefs and tours to honour Italy's rich heritage.

Which packages are available?

The Ultimate Italian Foodie Breaks Collection offers experiences ranging from one-day delights to longer guided tours. These include country cooking classes in the Abruzzo Mountains, a romantic wine tasting afternoon in Rome and an 8-days fully-guided food and wine tour of Tuscany.

“Food is such an important element of the Italy experience, and we have always offered a wide range of gourmet experiences for our clients - whether that's vineyard tours, cooking lessons from professional chefs or simply providing our personal recommendations of the best restaurants in each region,” said Rem Malloy, Italy4Real president and owner. "The upcoming national food days are the perfect opportunity for us to round up our expert knowledge and fantastic product offering into one ultimate foodie collection.”

Customers can also book a longer trip via Italy4Real which covers Rome and Tuscany. Bespoke Italian holidays are available to tag on before or after the foodie experience.

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