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Tuscookany

Loc. Il Podere 56, 52010 Chiaveretto, Italy
+39 0575 146 0010
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Exceptional experience

My wife and I celebrated our 50th Anniversary by visiting Casa Ombuto (Tuscookany) outside of Poppi... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NikoNikolaki
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San Diego, California
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The perfect Italian holiday

A group booked a week of cooking classes with Tuscookany at Casa Umbuto. We six joined five others... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CharlieinVienna
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Vienna, Austria
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Tuscookany cooking schools in Italy Learn Tuscan cooking true Italian style and have fun doing it. This is your chance to enjoy hands-on Italian cooking classes in Italy while staying in a luxurious villa in the heart of Tuscany. Tuscookany was elected one of the top ten cooking schools in Italy by Observer newspaper. Benefit from the knowledge and passion of our local chefs.
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Loc. Il Podere 56, 52010 Chiaveretto, Italy
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+39 0575 146 0010
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our 50th Anniversary by visiting Casa Ombuto (Tuscookany) outside of Poppi in Tuscany. We were awed by the beauty of the area, the friendliness and graciousness of our hosts, and the good fortune to meet nine other guests who rapidly...More

Thank NikoNikolaki
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Tus C, Owner at Tuscookany, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow what a wonderful review - you make us very proud! Thank you so much for taking the time to share this with us and we are so pleased to read you had such a wonderful time!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group booked a week of cooking classes with Tuscookany at Casa Umbuto. We six joined five others in what we quickly discovered was an experience that exceeded all expectations. While we learned to make sooooo many dishes and learned many cooking techniques, we also...More

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Tus C, Owner at Tuscookany, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this great review - we are so pleased you had such a good time. I know Paola and the rest of the Tuscookany Team will be as proud as we are!

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

I have visited this cooking school twice and planning to return again soon. A wonderful mix of luxury and learning. Spend half of your day in a hammock and the second half making hand made pasta. The service is top notch and the location can...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

I had the best time in an amazing place with lovely people and even learnt some cooking tips and how to cook. Beautiful relaxing environment, will definitely go again.

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

A home away from home. I wish there was a rating above excellent. The word does not do justice the experience that I had. Casa Ombuto is a magical place, with perfect accommodation. Everyone working there is welcoming, friendly and helpful. Made wonderful friends with...More

Thank Mayada A
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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

I took a one week italian course - Poula was our chef- this was one of a best weeks of my life - Poula was amazing, i was amazed to see how well she handeled different types of students with all kinds of skills. Although...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Trip experience of a lifetime. I went with my mom and a good friend and honestly it was perfection from start to finish! I just want to say if you are looking for a bucket list item to do with friends, spouses, parents, etc. Try...More

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Tus C, Owner at Tuscookany, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

Gosh, you gave me goosebumps and I am sure that all the staff will be proud. Thank you for this great review and we look forward to welcoming you back!

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Going to a cooking school in Tuscany has always been a lifelong dream so when the chance came to go to Tuscookany with our friends we jumped. Tuscookany was an amazing experience which exceeded all of our expectations. Not only did we have an amazing...More

Thank Paula B
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

I recently went to Casa Ombuto for a week with two friends. It was the most amazing vacation. We met some wonderful people, learned to make authentic Italian dishes, drank lots of wine, visited the local towns, hiked and just relaxed around the pool. Chef...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

Beautiful farm house within a stunning setting. Quiet, peaceful and perfect for having a good rest and great time. Pricy but all included for the week...all food, drinks, cooking, we did not spend an extra cent/Euro during our week's stay. Beautiful, well equiped rooms with...More

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BertroseDenver
May 18, 2018|
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Response from Tus C | Property representative |
We have singles attending all the courses in the year. Its generally a mix of couples, singles, and friends traveling together. Everyone is there to enjoy the experience of cooking and eating together and meeting new people... More
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Carilyn_1
September 25, 2017|
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Response from rudysdad3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carilyn - Tuscookany at Torre del Tartufo? You WON'T be disappointed. Worth every penny! It's literally like you've checked into Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous (If you remember that show from long ago?) Absolutely... More
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