Cooking school Tuscany

Cooking courses in an historical restaurant, near Florence, Pisa and Lucca.

Culinary cooking school in Tuscany
A practical cooking course in Italy

A unique and unforgettable experience, to get to know the antique tastes and typical Tuscan traditions.
A practical cooking course, instructed by a professional chef who not only explains the secrets of the Tuscan kitchen from antipasto to desserts with particular care in the presentation of the dish and accompaniment of wine.
it will be a pleasure for the senses, both for the palate che per l'olfatto but also the visit.

Where is the Tuscan cooking school

An ancient restaurant, famous in all the guides.

You will have the possibility of uniting your passion for cooking, with an unforgettable Tuscan holiday.
The culinary courses takes place in an historical restaurant opened in 1908, well-known by the best Italian culinary guides.
For those who do not participate the course, can lunch together at a convenient price.

During the cooking course

Many secrets in a short time .... Gourmet cooking school.

You will have the possibility to carry out the culinary course in half a day starting at 9.00 until 12.00 and then lunch inside the restaurant, sampling the dishes you have cooked.
A unique experience where you will learn the secrets of ancient Tuscan cooking, appreciated around the world.
For those who do not participate the culinary course, can lunch together with you, at a convenient price.

What you will learn during cooking school

How to perfectly cook a steak and much more ...

Learn to make pasta by hand, elaborate a delicious condiment, based upon fresh seasonal produce, to cook the famous “Pollo al Mattone” or the perfect cooking of a delicious “Fiorentina”, but also how to cook and flavour an optimal “Tagliata”.
Varied side dishes, which changes depending on available seasonal produce and typical desserts of traditional Tuscany.
And to accompany an optimal Tuscan wine, with the possibility of choice between the Supertuscany but also minor wines, absolutely delicious.

Our places to sleep:

Romantic double bedrooms and comfortable apartments for families on offer. .
  • Romantic Bedroom:
    composed of double bedroom with private bathroom;

  • Family Apartment
    composted of dousble bedroom
    + bedroom with 2 single beds
    + private bathroom (for 4 people);

  • Complete Apartment
    completely composted of double bedroom
    + bedroom with 2 single beds
    + private bathroom
    + completely equipped kitchen with electro domestics and dishwasher;

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For a half day hands-on cooking lesson of about 2½ hours
(10am-12:30pm for lunchtime)
which includes aprons, recipe sheets and all ingredients with wine.

Any guests not taking the cooking lesson but wishing to join in the meal are charged at an additional 38 euro per person.

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You could also add this service:

You can personalise your programme relating to the culinary course in Tuscany, adding places to visit a few kilometres from the place where the culinary course takes place and a short distance from the apartments or bedrooms where you can stay.

  • Tour in the village of Collodi,
    (distance in car: 5 minutes)
    famous for the Pinocchio Park and a visit to Garzoni Gardens and Collodi Butterfly House
  • Tour in Montecatini Terme
    (distance by car: 8 minutes)
    for shopping and visiting the Liberty style Spa buildings.

  • Tour in Montecarlo
    (distance by car: 8 minutes)
    visiting the road of wine and cellars where you can taste optimal wines of this area.
  • Tour of Lucca
    (distance by car: 15 minutes)
    with a bicycle to cycle around the wall of Lucca, or to visit the town within the walls in a manner inedited, with a visit to Piazza Anfiteatro and, on foot, tour the shopping district of Lucca in Via Fillungo. For those passionate about art, visit Torre dell’Orologio, Torre Guinigi, Giardino Botanico, Palazzo Pfanner

NB: the cost of the culinary course and stay in a bedroom or apartment is not included in the indicated tour rates

Arriving into Florence Airport or Pisa Airport?

No problem, our private transportation can be booked for any time of day or night.

Price for your Tuscany Vacation Cooking School:

  • Weekend breaks in Tuscany with Cooking school:
    - Transfer to the airport or station for Florence or Pisa
    - 3 nights in double bedroom and private bathroom (arrive Friday – leave Sunday)
    - 2 Culinary school for half day
    - Tuscan wine and olive oil tasting with our sommelier.
    Price per person: € 480 VIEW MORE DETAILS

  • 7 day in Tuscany
    - Transfer to the airport or station for Florence or Pisa
    - 6 nights in B&B double bedroom and private bathroom
    - Culinary school for half day
    - 1 Dinner in a typical restaurant considered by the best Italian guides
    - 1 Lunch in the restaurant inside Pinocchio Park
    - Transfer for Lucca, Montecatini Terme, Pescia station (train Florence and Pisa)
    Price per person: € 360 VIEW MORE DETAILS

Where we are?

Location: Pescia > Tuscany > Italy

Things to Do and best attractions near here:

- Bike tour in Lucca far 10km,
- Shopping and SPA in Montecatini far 8 km,
- Visit Garzoni Garden, Collodi Butterfly House in Collodi far 5 km.

Nearest Train:
Pescia station at 500 mt
(free transfer)

Car: not necessary
Parking: free 50 mt from apartments.

Nearest Airport: Florence Airport 49 km
Nearest Airport: Pisa Airport 55 km
Nearest Beach: Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi and Versilia beach at 40 Kilometres

More information? Contact the owner

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