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Tuscan Women Cook - Day Classes

Via della Madonnina, 88 | La Chiusa Restaurant, 53040 Montefollonico, Torrita di Siena, Italy
+39 0577 669444
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My husband and I count our week spent with Tuscan Women Cook as one of the most pleasurable of our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pru4363
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Waterloo
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Amazing!

My husband and I booked a class with our two teenage daughters after a recommendation from a friend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lsp170
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Indulge in Tuscan lifestyle & discover the region's passion for food & wine. The best cooks in Tuscany, the local women, teach our classes. They'll share regional techniques, ingredients, & family recipes that have been passed down over the centuries. You'll learn first-hand how to make gnocchi, tagliatelli, & pici-thick strings of handmade eggless pasta made originally in Montefollonico & more !
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via della Madonnina, 88 | La Chiusa Restaurant, 53040 Montefollonico, Torrita di Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I count our week spent with Tuscan Women Cook as one of the most pleasurable of our lives. Our stay at La Chuisa could not have been better. Luigi and Osmond met every need. And the food! Every day was a new...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a class with our two teenage daughters after a recommendation from a friend who had also visited with her family. Rhonda was very responsive to my frequent emails and the staff at La Chuisa exceeded our expectations to ensure our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This week has far exceeded our expectations for a family trip. Rhonda has done an excellent job guiding us through this week of fun, food and family. I would highly recommend this to anyone who’s interested in Tuscan culture.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very fond memories of this experience will stick with me for the rest of my life. I can't say enough good things about this program. It was well coordinated by the TWC team of Rhonda and Coleen. They were perfect hosts and kept everything running...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In 2003, my sisters and I attended Tuscan Women Cook. In 2018, we decided to do it again. And it was just as great this time as 15 years ago. What a great week in Tuscany. Coleen and Rhonda, along with the entire group of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coleen & Rhonda & the entire staff at La Chuisa are the most amazing people, and go out of their way to help each & every guest. So much amazing food, such beautiful hosts and Nonas & wine, wine and more wine. The people in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a very good week with a good mix of cooking classes, sight seeing and activities. Coleen and Ronda keep things organized and make sure needs are met. I need train tickets and the hotel staff went to Chiusi (30KMs) and bought the tickets...More

Thank Lawrence L
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Rhonda V, Owner at Tuscan Women Cook - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WE loved every minute we got to spend with you and your lovely wife. Thank you for sharing yourselves with us last week. What a joy you two are.

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Reviewed October 7, 2017

Colleen and Rhonda are just as fabulous as the food and wine we ate and drank. The itinerary is a diverse and enjoyable. I believe I experienced the trip of a lifetime. I would highly recommend this to anyone who is thinking about a travel...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2017

I just finished up a week in Montefollonico with Tuscan Women Cook. It was an awesome experience in SO many ways. The location is breathtaking, the excursions are well timed and professionally guided, and the cooking classes are more fun than you can imagine! And...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

This was our second time with Tuscan Women Cook. We are so glad we returned. The food, cooking, sight seeing and time spent in Tuscany make for a wonderful vacation. You certainly don't need to be a chef (or even a decent home cook) to...More

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Rhonda V, Owner at Tuscan Women Cook - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Thank you for your kind words. It was beyond a pleasure to spend the week with the two of you and we look forward to seeing you again!

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Blacksmith12
October 19, 2017|
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Response from Angie C | Reviewed this property |
@ $4000 maybe a little more or a little less. I can't recall the exact amount as I paid for it well before we traveled.
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I took the week long program. Our classes took the full morning and then we all ate our creations for lunch together. I am a fairly experienced cook now, but learned a lot of technique. I recommend the full course... More
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