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Florence: Traditional Tuscan Cooking Class in a Winery

Product ID: 241027
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Experience the art and culture of Tuscan cooking and prepare a delicious Tuscan meal with highly experienced local chefs. Later, sit down at the table to enjoy a complete dinner, complete with a wine tasting school and tastings of many local products.
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Duration: 5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Sit down to taste everything you created along with wine tastings from the library vintage reserves
  • Learn from a passionate local chef how to create a delicious Tuscan feast
  • Take home recipes and knowledge that will help you replicate your authentic Italian meal experience at home
Full description
Upon arrival, you will be greeted by your staff in the welcome center for a short walking tour of the historic property. From here you will be escorted to the very kitchen you will be cooking in throughout your experience.

If you have a passion for cooking, this is your opportunity to learn the secrets to authentic Tuscan cuisine from Italian chefs. The preparations for a simple and delicious Tuscan recipe include cultivating only the freshest ingredients, including homemade pasta, incredible sauces, meats, and desserts. In this general cooking class, you will be taught step by step how to properly cut, braise, boil, cook, and roast a complete Tuscan meal in a fun environment while creating unforgettable dishes.

This occasion will provide an opportunity for friends and family to laugh and have fun bonding with others over food and wine, including locally sourced meats, fresh homemade pasta, vegetables hand-picked from the property's garden, and plenty of baked bread drizzled with extra virgin olive oil.

Your menu includes:

• An appetizer of Tuscan crostini, tomato crostini, and sausage crostini
• A first course of homemade pasta with meat sauce and truffle Lasagna
• A second course of fillet flavorings and green pepper, or steak with arugula and Parmesan cheese
• A dessert of vanilla ice-cream with balsamic vinegar, or tiramisu
Includes
  • Cooking class of a 4-course Tuscan meal
  • 4-Course traditional lunch or dinner with food prepared together
  • Wine Tasting and wine pairing class
  • Round-trip transportation from Florence to the winery
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks not mentioned in inclusions
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour is unfortunately not wheelchair accessible
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• In case of intolerance or allergies, please alert when booking and before the tour to avoid any inconvenience
• Please note that the tour requires a minimum number of guests to run
• If you arrive after the tour start time, you will not be able to join and will not be refunded or have your tour rescheduled
• There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements (in the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative date or full refund)