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Tuscan Cooking Class and Dinner in Florence

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  • Opt for a more hands-on culinary experience in Florence 
  • Take home recipes and continue cooking Italian classics back at home 
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 16
Tuscan Cooking Class and Dinner in Florence
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Tuscan Cooking Class and Dinner in Florence
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Eating one excellent meal is a fleeting experience, but learning how to cook classic Italian dishes is knowledge that will last a lifetime. During this Italian cooking class, you’ll prepare and cook a 4-course meal under the guidance of a chef. A small group limited to 16 means you’ll receive personalized attention throughout and you’ll have a chance to feast on the fruits of your labors, accompanied by Tuscan wine, at the end of the class.
What to Expect

Your culinary experience begins in central Florence, when you’ll greet your guide and head to the cooking school, located near the iconic Ponte Vecchio (medieval stone bridge). On arrival, you’ll don an apron and discuss the dishes you’ll be cooking with your guide. Depending on the season, dishes can include chicken stew, fresh pasta, and tiramisu.

Throughout the class, you’ll receive expert tips and get an inside glimpse into Tuscany’s world-famous culinary scene. Once the food is ready, sit down to feast on the dishes you’ve made accompanied by Tuscan wine.

Sample Menus:
  • Eggplant caprese (tomato and mozzarella salad)
First course:
  • Potato gnocchi (dumplings) Meat sauce Bolognese or pesto alla Genovese (pesto and basil sauce)
Second course:
  • Tuscan Farmer’s Chicken (chicken stew)
  • Tiramisu (cocoa, espresso and mascarpone cheese pudding)

  • Vegetable millefoglie (vegetable stack)
First course:
  • Spinach and ricotta-filled ravioli
Second course:
  • Tuscan Hunter’s Chicken (chicken stew)
  • Chocolate soufflé

  • Zucchini Parmesan (baked zucchini and Parmesan cheese)
First course:
  • Cannelloni pasta and sauce
Second course:
  • Chicken Marsala (chicken and mushroom casserole with Marsala wine)
  • White chocolate mousse with chocolate rum sauce

Fridays: Appetizer:
  • Potato brocatelle (soufflé)
First course:
  • Fresh pasta and sauce
Second course:
  • Chicken Tartara (chicken in mayonnaise-style sauce)
  • Ricotta cake with pineapple sauce

Drinks:1 bottle of wine for every four people
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Reviews (662)
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile
Multilingual fun with basic cooking!

We (my 13 year old son and I) had a fabulous time preparing food, learning how to cut and which knifes do which job. The cook was a very skilled Chef. He gave away some preparation secrets and entertained with interesting stories. He spoke many...More

Thank Clemens D
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile
Pinch of Italian

After eating many delicious Italian meals, we wanted to learn all the secrets to making, what seem to be simple meals, but are complex in taste. We met up with are guide in a historic piazza and strolled to the cooking glass. After introductions we...More

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile
Fun and Instructional Cooking Class

It is either that I really, really, really love cooking, or this cooking class was fabulous. I’d say it’s both. This cooking class is fun and interesting, and you learn a lot. Loving to cook, this is one tour that I found fun, interactive, and...More

Thank GrandTour797007
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile
Great cooking class, awful service from CAF travel

We booked the cooking class online at Viator and as the trip was operated by CAF travel, we met up at CAF travels office for the tour. According to the staff at CAF, our group were two groups and we could not attend together, nine...More

Thank MallorcaVine
Reviewed August 13, 2018
Great cooking class with Chef Walt and Andrea (Andrea from Medillin, Col.)

Great cooking experience!!!! We met at Caf Tour and Travel at their main office and had a short walk to the actual kitchen (which we had just passed getting to the Caf office). It was very hot that day and were a little frustrated but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Caf_TourTravel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Caf Tour & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Dear Pincheal, let us thank you for having booked one of our activities and having shared your experience with us and our common readers! We are so glad to see that you and your family could enjoy so much your Tuscan Dinner Cooking Class with...More

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Bonnie M
August 22, 2018|
Response from y0ungs4 | Reviewed this property |
Don't think this suitable. A lot of standing to prepare food