Founding Member - Platinum

$1,000, plus monthly fee

★ Admission to all cooking demos on FB Group and Zoom.

★ Premium Educational Wine classes lead by Marco’s Club offered via video conference twice a month. Class size is limited to 6 people or less, making it more personal and interactive.

★ Access to links for products provided with a special Marco’s Club 15% discount on unique Italian products by vendors ranging from small, family-owned businesses to nationally-recognized names such as Eataly. Links will be provided for some of Marco's favorite specialty food items, exclusive wines, kitchen tools, and from time to time featured pottery. The discount codes will be distributed monthly.

★ A private dedicated dinner for you with up to 3 guests during one of your trips with Niche Italy with a year membership.

★ Exclusive cooking demonstration with a local Italian celebrity chef, at least 2 per month.

★ Up to 3 dinner or wine consultations for your events that would take place in your home or business during your valid membership.

★ 6 + 6 bonus virtual tours of Marco's favorite places in Italy - monthly during your valid membership.

★ A calendar created for Founding Members for the year’s offerings.

★ Announcement of any NEW wine that will be offered and a chance to order a case.

★ Subscription to Marco’s Club monthly newsletter with more delicious recipes and wine tips.

★ Notifications of upcoming private events such as wine dinners that Marco hosts in the United States.

★ Opportunity to attend beginner's Italian language and cultural classes by our PHD guides for a small additional fee.

★ Collectible (1) Marco’s Club apron and wooden spoon.

★ Admission into a Marco’s Club small group online interactive cooking demonstrations on demand (once a month).

★ A private wine tasting class hosted by Marco directly in your home for you and your guests.

★ Founding members at the $1,000 supporting level receive a 3-pack of premium wine chosen by Marco (including a Amarone, Barolo, Brunello) or a choice of a VIP basket that includes items such as specialty pastas, truffle oil, orange blossom water, etc.

★ An Italian experience in your town! When Marco comes to the States, he is yours for a full day. From picking out the groceries, to hosting a private wine class, to cooking a fantastic Italian dinner with you and your guests!