Experiences at Baglio Occhipinti

Many experiences to relax, learn, get excited

Cooking class

Fausta Occhipinti and the chef of Baglio are pleased to invite you to the cooking classes organized to rediscover the recipes of the Sicilian tradition, in particular, the preparation of fresh pasta or the “Scacce ragusane” (stuffed buns of the tradition of south-east Sicily).
The cooking class can also have a variant on desserts with a special course to learn how to prepare the famous Sicilian cannoli.


Chic pic-nic

The tablecloth is set with silver cutlery, handmade ceramics and pillows with precious textures; it is set on the ground, between the rows of vines or on the meadows of the large 10-hectare estate immersed in the countryside of Ragusa. In this unique place, made to discover (or rediscover) yourself, the picnic has the special flavor of the delights that come from the garden, freshly baked bread, local meats and cheeses and traditional dishes of Sicilian cuisine.

Lunch in vineyard

Lunch at Baglio Occhipinti is a refreshing break served under the olive trees or in the ancient Palmento. The proposed formula is oriented to the discovery of traditional dishes, enhanced by the organic cultivation of Baglio. Together or alternatively, a selection of fresh vegetables salads freshly picked.
Everything to combine with a selection of local meats and cheeses, such as the famous Ragusano D.O.P. The guests who prefer a light lunch, you can choose fresh fruit from the garden or granita, delicious, but always light.


Candelight dinner

The dinner at Baglio Occhipinti is a sensory journey to rediscover the traditional Sicilian cuisine through the story of the seasonal production of the garden, as well as the catch.
The daily menu alternates meat and fish, but also vegetarian and vegan to meet the needs of each guest and any need or request.
Of course, even the youngest guests are at the center of the attention of Fausta and the Chef: in fact, a healthy and tasty dinner is prepared entirely dedicated to them.

Wine tour in family wineries

Baglio Occhipinti is the starting point to travel with senses among the best itineraries of Cerasuolo di Vittoria.
At Arianna Occhipinti and COS’ wineries there will be one of their trusted collaborators who will welcome you and make you take a walk in the vineyards, listening to their history, their approach to respect ecosystems and biodynamic agriculture, and then taste some of their wines of their production. Today COS is synonymous of Cerasuolo di Vittoria but also of rigour and quality.
This winery is responsible for the rebirth of Vittoria’s area and its extraordinary wines.


Horse tour

Horseback ride, among the Vittoria hills, riding on the paths of the Iblei Mountains, where the still genuine nature offers a complete relaxation in the countryside.
It will be an opportunity to forget the daily stress of the city, the hectic life, and enjoy the rediscovery of nature and the animals that live there.

Cheese tasting

During our candlelight dinner, you will have the opportunity to taste also four types of local cheeses, accompanied by jams of our production, that will make you rediscover the typical Sicilian flavors.


Chocolate tasting

During our candlelight dinner, you will have the opportunity to taste three different types of excellent Modica chocolate, accompanied by three different types of natural Vermouth.

Drawing lesson

Our drawing course offers guests the opportunity to immerse themselves in art and discover the pleasure of artistic creation.
During this immersive experience, guests will learn the basic techniques of drawing


Italian lesson

In a relaxing and harmonious afternoon, sipping a tea or in front of a glass of wine accompanied by our local olives, you can have the pleasure of chatting with a person part of the property / family of Baglio Occhipinti, that will share with you the secrets of Sicilian hospitality and the first approach with the Italian language. It will be an opportunity to learn in an informal, fun and pleasant way the basics of Italian, making new friends.

Create a typical Sicilian bag, called “Coffa”

Immerse yourself in Sicilian culture and tradition and try to create a typical Sicilian bag, called “Coffa”. During this experience, you'll have the opportunity to learn the history behind these local treasures, discover the traditional materials used, and put into practice the skills needed to create your own bag. Take home not only a unique and authentic bag but also a tangible memory of this unforgettable experience in beautiful Sicily, led by our arthisan, Eugenia.