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Magnificient Experience !!

The perfect week of cooking, wine tasting, making new friends and beautiful views. Couldn't ask for... read more

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
Awesome Cooking and Sightseeing

This was a cooking and dining experience of a lifetime! My wife and I loved every minute of this... read more

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Indulge in Tuscan lifestyle & discover the region's passion for food & wine. The best cooks in Tuscany, the local women, teach our classes. They'll share regional techniques, ingredients, & family recipes that have been passed down over the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Via della Madonnina, 88 | La Chiusa Restaurant, 53040 Montefollonico, Torrita di Siena, Italy
+39 0577 669444
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All reviews tuscan women cook new friends la chiusa my wife and i spent a week memorable experience cooking class lasagna food and wine learn how fabulous week can't wait to go back home cook perfect hosts every morning every meal local tuscan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The perfect week of cooking, wine tasting, making new friends and beautiful views. Couldn't ask for a better experience just wish we didn't have to leave ! Rhonda and Colleen are awesome. Treat yourself and book a week !! Nancy T

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a cooking and dining experience of a lifetime! My wife and I loved every minute of this week (too short!) in Montefellonico, staying at La Chiusa where the staff (i.e., Luigi and Osmond) was so attentive and helpful. Rhonda and Coleen of Tuscan...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I spent a week of pure enjoyment: learning new skills and cooking alongside chefs, befriending fellow classmates, acquiring authentic recipes, touring the Tuscan countryside, visiting truly fabulous wineries (especially the Andreucci Winery where we prepared simple yet delicious dishes and tasted excellent...More

Thank OnAir171223
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every now and then you find a pearl in an oyster. Tuscan Women Cook is a strand of pearls. The experience of cooking with local families in their restaurants and homes while learning authentic Italian recipes and techniques for exquisite meals was amazing. The fine...More

Thank Mariannestravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing experience. The cooking classes, the local tours, the wine tasting, the dinners - everything was beyond what I had expected. I consider myself an experienced cook but I learned so much during my stay - I wish I could have stayed another...More

Thank nancymanger
Reviewed 1 week ago

I honestly do not know where to begin.... The owners-Rhonda & Coleen have created a 1st class experience that will leave you with memories, friends, & recipes that will last a lifetime! The food- endless recipes, demonstration, hands on learning, and finally EATING the finest...More

Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food, beautiful Tuscan scenery, great hosts, new friendships--and FUN! I had planned to attend Tuscan Women Cook with some girl friends--but when my girl friends could not go, my husband, reluctantly, agreed to go with me. He knows his way around the kitchen, but...More

Thank texastraveller60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only would we recommend it, but we would suggest that EVERYONE needs to put this trip on their bucket list! First the hosts, Rhonda and Coleen, what a dynamic duo. They were warm and funny, also very knowledgeable of the area and the local...More

Thank 4masons
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners of the school, Coleen and Rhonda were excellent hosts. They paid attention to all of our needs. The cooking school met in various locations with different local women who taught us how they prepared many dishes. After lunch, we toured Tuscan sites ending...More

Thank Coolidge P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I sit in my dank little office, not twenty-four hours home from our Italian adventure, I ponder how sad I am that Tuscan Women Cook is not a two week program. The thing that struck me the most about the Tuscan Women Cook program...More

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October 19, 2017|
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Response from Angie C | Reviewed this property |
@ $4000 maybe a little more or a little less. I can't recall the exact amount as I paid for it well before we traveled.
April 26, 2016|
Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I took the week long program. Our classes took the full morning and then we all ate our creations for lunch together. I am a fairly experienced cook now, but learned a lot of technique. I recommend the full course... More