About MicheleTopor:A professional chef by training, Michele is one of Boston's leading authorities on Italian food, wine and culture. She is the recipient of numerous professional diplomas from, among others, Marcella Hazan, Giuliano Bugialli and Madeleine Kamman.
As a 40 year plus resident of Boston’s North End, Michele designed The North End Market Tour to introduce her cooking class participants to her neighborhood and sources for authentic Italian ingredients. Since 1994, Michele and her personally trained guides have shared their passion for the food and wine of Italy on this walking cooking class. In 2006, the Chinatown Market Tour was added to acquaint her audience with yet another of Boston's colorful ethnic enclaves.
The tours have been featured on television - including Travel Channel, TVFood Network, HGTV and CNN, on the radio, and in various national and international publications.
Join us on a culinary walking tour of Boston's "Little Italy" (North End) and Chinatown, and let us be your passport to unlocking the secrets of the world's healthiest cuisines.