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Tuscan Dinner.

Where do I begin? What an amazing day. Great group of people and everyone pitching in to create a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Deanna V
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Best Part of my Tuscany Trip

I LOVED everything about this experience. First off, Mauro and his assistant were so warm and kind... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Emnet Y
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In a world where frenzy is the rule, we are convinced that great importance must be put on regaining possession of the fleeting moments to restore your energy. What better way to do that than by creating something with your own hands?! We want to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location was beautiful, the food was great, everything about the day was almost perfect. The only complaint was the other group was over an hour late, we didn't have other plans so we kindly waited. Not realizing that there is a whole other class...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mikecouch24
Montese_cooking, Proprietario at Montese Cooking Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Mike, I am deeply sorry that your experience wasn’t the best possible. It is part of out philosophy not to rush things and take all the time necessary to enjoy the moment. I remember our class together and at the time it didn’t seem...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I begin? What an amazing day. Great group of people and everyone pitching in to create a wonderful Tuscan dinner...pork loin, pasta, ravioli and the bread, so good. Cap it all off with wine, laughter, music, and conversation. Chef Mauro is fantastic energetic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deanna V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I LOVED everything about this experience. First off, Mauro and his assistant were so warm and kind. They made us feel welcome from the first moment we met them. It felt like I was going over to a friend's house for lunch. Secondly, the location...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Emnet Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all, I want to say that I know nothing about cooking. The Crock-Pot is my best friend! Haha. So when my wife mentioned doing a cooking class while in Italy on our honeymoon, I was just a tad reluctant to be excited about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jmlucas1028
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This cooking class turned into a highlight of our two weeks in Tuscany. Mauro is an excellent host and chef. He entertains as he teaches. We were fortunate to be in a lunch class with 4 other fun couples that made the experience even more...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank enbplus3
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot express how wonderful this experience was! We had a family of six adults total and from the moment we arrived Chef Mauro and his sister Marta made us feel completely welcome and at home! We had the BEST night learning new tips and techniques...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alix W
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We had the most wonderful evening at Montese Cooking Experience. Mauro was the most personable and entertaining host. We shared the experience with another family and our teen children loved the hands-on cooking. The food was delicious and we look forward to cooking more Italian...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank polson18
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Highlight of my trip - a great time, fun experience, wonderful learning opportunity with Mauro and a 'class' full of like minded adventurers, all enjoying the beauty of the landscape, the humor of the event, and, of course, the taste of our wondrous creations!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gene B
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This was an excellent class in a beautiful location. It was a relaxed environment even though we made 5 different dishes. The dishes included two types of pasta, spinach ravioli and tagliatelle in bolognese, two types of bread, "bacon" wrapped pork loin, and tiramisu. Mauro...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Briyon
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Always wanted to take a cooking class in Tuscany, After reading the previous reviews I knew that this was the "one". Went in mid October with my non-cooking husband, my daughter and son-in-law. Hubby was apprehensive as he is not a cook nor is he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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jemerton
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Hi!!! It depends by the class that you choose. If you can send us an email, we are more than glad to write you back all of the informations about our classes. Thank you, and thank you kenny :)!
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January 15, 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Will be a pleasure to having you 😀. Can you send us an email trough our website? Thank you very much and we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Mauro
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annie340
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for contacting us. Can you send us an email through our website? We will send you all the informations about our classes. Just let us know the dates of your vacation. Thank you very much.Best Regards.
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