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Honestly it was the best meal that we had while visiting Italy! We learned great techniques and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ashley B
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Fun night with friends and family

Super fun time. You learn a lot, laugh a lot and enjoy a good home cooked Italian meal with items... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
100LisaR
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At the farmhouse "Le Pietre Vive di Montaperti" cooking classes are available. Nonna Ciana, will teach you how to prepare typical Italian dishes, such as fresh homemade pasta (tagliatelle, tagliolini, pappardelle...)gnocchi 8potato dumplings...more
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Strada di Monteapertaccio 1 | Loc. Monteaperti - Siena, 53019, Castelnuovo Berardenga, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Honestly it was the best meal that we had while visiting Italy! We learned great techniques and recipes and I can’t wait to recreate them!

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Super fun time. You learn a lot, laugh a lot and enjoy a good home cooked Italian meal with items fresh out of the garden. We got to try their house wine and olive oil and both were very good. We even bought some oil...More

Thank 100LisaR
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really great experience. Going to Nonna Ciana's warm welcoming home, meeting great people, learning the Italian way of cooking, and then eating the food are cherished memories. I would highly recommend this tour for something different to do and a true Italian...More

Thank Louise S
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed the cooking class..as we did too with such nice guests! Hope to see you again another time with some new recipes! Cooking Class Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a lovely morning/afternoon with Nonna and her helpers learning new cooking techniques and eating the gourmet meal we helped prepare. A very fun experience in a lovely Tuscan setting.

Thank Helene L
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so happy you enjoyed. the class. We had fun too cooking together. Hope to see you again in the future. Cooking Class Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second experience at Nonna Ciana's cooking class (my husband and me, pl;us three more friends). We made new friends in the class too. The tips and tricks that we learned the first time were reinforced and we learned many more. The food...More

Thank Julie O
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, it was really a pleasure have you as special guests for a second time at the cooking class..Hope your egg pasta turned out well, Nonna says that by now you are experts!! Hugs to all of you! Le Pietre Vive Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was fun to be in a true Italian kitchen with an excellent cook. We learned a lot and had great food.

Thank Joanie L
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your nice review, so glad you enjoyed the cooking class...we did too! Hope you are still enjoying cooking the receipes and trying out the things you learned back home ! Cooking Class Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous evening learning cooking techniques, sharing stories and meeting some great people! We loved the laughter Nonna Chiana and helpers shared as we tried to perfect the techniques used in making hand rolled pasta! The results were fabulous even with a few creases and holes!...More

Thank giselegagnon
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments...much appreciated. We really hope to see you again in the future and maybe do some more cooking together! Cooking Class Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently spent a 2-week vacation in Italy, spending 4 evenings outside Siena. A must -do for me was to take a cooking class in the Tuscany region. I began to search for one close to Siena, preferably at a working farm/restaurant, and one which...More

Thank Susan D
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your nice review. Happy to hear that your class here at the farm house was such a memorable experience.... Hope you will continue to enjoy the recipes back home with your friends. Warm wishes from all the Cooking Class Team Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sisters and I actually stayed on the property of the restaurant/cooking school/kitchen garden, which was so cozy and convenient and I would recommend this experience. There were bee hives and chickens, a fabulous breakfast served each morning, But the actual cooking instruction from Nonna...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy to meet guests as nice as you and your lovely family, so glad that you enjoyed your stay and the cooking class with Nonna Ciana. Thank you so much for your kind words! Nonna Ciana sends you greetings and a big...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing experience with Valeria during the cooking class! The food, company and area was beautiful and highly recommend doing it!

Thank jhawkrigg
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much, Really appreciate the review. Hope to see you again another time with some new recipes! Best wishes, Le Pietre Vive Team

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Response from NickMontaperti | Property representative |
Dear Ann, We hold our cooking classes year round and we would be very happy to have you join us for a class in February. Let us know... maybe by email (you can Google us)... what dates work for you and I'll check... More
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May 19, 2018|
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Response from NickMontaperti | Property representative |
Certainly, we run classes all year round. For specific availability and prices just drop us an email.
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For all the details and pricing etc the best thing is to contact us by email and we can give a personalized reply depending on number of people, menu type, etc
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