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Perfetto!

My wife and I were spending a few days in Syracuse and were keen to not only eat but experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ftmpshk
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An incredible cooking extravaganza!

We met Fiora at the market to pick out what was fresh to make an amazing 4-cause lunch. We not only... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 20, 2015

My husband and I recently took a cooking class from Fiora at Sicilian Demo Cooking. It was the best experience in our entire trip to Sicily. Fiora met us at the appointed time and led us on an informative market tour, explaining many local products....More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed November 8, 2016

I visited Syracuse in March of 2016. I was hoping to schedule a cooking class with Fiora because of all the wonderful reviews previously written. Three to four weeks before my trip I reached out and we communicated through email about schedules/times/what we were interested...More

2  Thank Lindsay H
fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2016

I'm Sorry but I never received the second,third e-mail...it was in my interest to answer you...I always replied to everybody...I don't know what happened....what did You want to prove by publishing this...And then from March you remembered only today....why did not call me by phone?...More

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All reviews lovely home cannoli ravioli highlight of our trip fresh ingredients local market antipasti from scratch cuttlefish food preferences lovely local wine overlooking the marina stuffed zucchini flowers tomato sauce wonderful meal overlooking the water local cheese
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were spending a few days in Syracuse and were keen to not only eat but experience some genuine Sicilian cooking. Fiora offers a wonderful, informal and engaging morning of market wandering before welcoming you into her own lovely home where we...More

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darlingsiracusa, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind review.....it was a pleasure to meet you.....and cooking for you ! Warm regards Fiora

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We met Fiora at the market to pick out what was fresh to make an amazing 4-cause lunch. We not only learned so much about cooking, but even more fun was getting to know Fiora. But the food really stood out as some of the...More

1  Thank Travelin-Soon
darlingsiracusa, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you so much ...very kind of you...I have a nice memory of yesterday

Reviewed October 9, 2018

We couldn't have asked for a better day. Fiora met us at the outdoor market where you are treated like royalty as everyone knows Fiora! We love fish (all but one of us) so she took us to the fishmonger and we picked out what...More

1  Thank allisonmw2018
Reviewed October 4, 2018

What a wonderful way to spend a day. Starting with Fiora’s expert knowledge of the fresh food market and the local produce from herbs, to fruit and seafood. There were six of us (three couples) who did not know each other. Fiora tailored the menu...More

1  Thank moyrar2017
darlingsiracusa, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words Best regards Fiora

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Our cooking class with Fiora was an experience my family and I will not forget! Fiora is an absolute professional - in terms of organization, skill, and teaching. We started the day by going through the market in Siracusa together and she brought us to...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2018

From beginning to end, the time with Fiora was informative, educational, delightful and just plain fun! I was part of a great group of 5 (with two couples who could have been my kids) and it couldn’t have been more enjoyable. We started at the...More

1  Thank sherrypalmbeach
darlingsiracusa, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review

Reviewed September 13, 2018

Fiora was easy to communicate with to make arrangements for the cooking course. We were a small group of five people and Fiora met and greeted us near the Apollo temple. After introductions, Fiora brought us through the local food market and introduced us to...More

1  Thank Tim O
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We spent a wonderful day with Fiora. First she showed us around the food-market, informing us about the produce while shopping for our cooking-class. We went to her apartment and made lunch consisting of several dishes. The prosess was well planned, informative and pleasant. We...More

Thank Stig L
fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Thank you Stig....it was wonderful for me too Fiora

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our day with Fiora and 3 other couples. We all got on well together and enjoyed the market, cooking and of course eats no the delicious food and local wine. Fiora and her team are professional, friendly and most welcoming. Excellent all...More

Thank Jane S
fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you.....very kind Jane....I wait some pictures of the dish we made togheter Best regards Fiora😊

Reviewed July 7, 2018

My family and I joined Fiora for a special afternoon in what was the absolute highlight of our trip to Sicily! She was a lovely host and a fabulous chef. She was very helpful setting up the cooking class and promptly met us in the...More

1  Thank Jonathan G
fiorapiccione, Proprietario at Sicilian Demo Cooking, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. I hope to cook with you once again Best regards Fiora

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Hello Maria.....I think I just answered by e-mail. Fiora
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