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We had a great time in our cooking class and although Nonna did not do the class, her chef was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Eugene P
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We LOVED Nonna and this cooking class was a holiday highlight

What a wonderful experience! My sister and I (and partners) met in Tuscany to celebrate a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kylie_Wright
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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 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time in our cooking class and although Nonna did not do the class, her chef was wonderful , informative and did a great job. Very thorough and insightful. I definitely would recommend again.

Thank Eugene P
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful experience! My sister and I (and partners) met in Tuscany to celebrate a milestone birthday. Nonna is just a beautiful lady who made our day memorable and the cooking tips will stay with us for a lifetime. We had the pleasure of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a family of 4, 2 adults and 2 kids. We wanted to offer our family an experience of learning some of Tuscan dishes during our Italian trip. We are a family who cook a lot back home, but before the class, by e-mail,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I finished our visit to Tuscany with a (too) brief visit to the Le Pietre Vieve restaurant and then a morning cooking class with Nonna Ciana. This was not my first cooking class by any means, as I am an experienced home...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a highlight of our time in Chianti! There were 13 students, and we gathered around a large table. Nonna Ciana spoke slowly in Italian, however, her helpers translated as we went. We made tiramisu, bruschetta (3 types), and homemade pasta in a wonderfully...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for writing this nice review....Nonna Ciana was delighted. Hope you are enjoying trying out the recipes at home....and keeping that mozzarella away from your lasagna! Cooking Class Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cooking class with Nonna Ciana was one of the highlights of our trip to Sienna, Italy. We made pasta dough from scratch, which I have tried before at home, unsuccessfully. Nonna gave us lots of tips and truly made me feel as though I...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Fun for the family! Everyone had a hands on experience. Nonna Ciana and all of her team were so friendly, answered all of our questions and made sure the kids had just as much fun as the adults. Education, recipes and experience are one...More

Thank Kristina M
NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife, daughter and I attended Nonna’s Cooking class and thoroughly enjoy the experience. The class was was lead by Nonna and her team in a farm 15 minutes by car/taxi from Siena. The group had 11 people and we enjoyed our time. We would...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review! Nonna Ciana was delighted. Hope you are enjoying trying out the recipes at home! Cooking Class Team

Reviewed July 13, 2018

The communication with Heather was excellent! Cooking with Nonna was so much fun! Paolo her translator was a champ! Just had such a fun time with Nonna & her crew! I will highly recommend this cooking class. Had we had more time we would definitely...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed the cooking class..as we did too with such nice guests! Hope to see you again another time maybe for a truffle hunt and some yummy truffle recipes! Cooking Class Team

Reviewed July 10, 2018

I'm so glad we did this as it was one of the highlights of our holiday. The staff are absolutely lovely and Nona was a hoot. Highly recommended for anyone visiting Siena – the setting is beautiful too and it feels like you're just at...More

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NickMontaperti, Proprietario at Cooking Classes with Nonna Ciana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much...we loved the review, to make people feel at home is exactly what we want to achieve. You were great company and we all enjoyed cooking together. Hope to see you again some time in the future. Best wishes from Cooking Class Team

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Vince B
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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April 20, 2018|
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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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BethV536
February 16, 2018|
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Hello, Thanks for the enquiry. The couses are half day, a morning class built around lunch or an afternoon class around dinner. For prices and booking please contact us directly by email. Thanks
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