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Traveling Spoon provides travelers with private, authentic food experiences, from homemade meals to cooking classes and market tours, with local hosts in their homes.
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50012, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I enjoyed every moment of this market tour and class, from our shopping through our pasta lesson through dinner conversation. Cinzia is a great instructor and a lovely, warm host. As a pastry professional, I had a great time talking with her...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

The tour is very personable and Cinzia allows you to customize it by having your group choose what dishes to prepare. After our family decided our dishes, she took us to several markets and explained the history behind each of the markets as well as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I both really enjoyed our personalized market tour and cooking class with Cinzia. We booked through traveling spoon. We knew that it was limited to small groups (up to 6), and we were surprised when we learned it would be just the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aileen A
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful lesson with Mirella and her husband. Our evening was off to a rough start when we accidentally put in the wrong address into our GPS and did not arrive at the correct place. Mirella was more than accessible and helpful by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mariya D
Reviewed October 7, 2018

My husband, parents and I very much enjoyed this cooking experience. Patrizia was wonderful and we had so much fun learning from her and cooking in her apartment. Dinner was delicious and it was really nice to have this opportunity to interact with a local...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

My 14 year old son and I opted for a market tour and home cooking lesson with Mirella and Stefano. We had a really wonderful time. I was especially pleased that they treated my son as a competent cook (which he is) and allowed him...More

Thank Monique G
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely enjoyed the night at the Bed&Breakfast with Cinzia. We ad such a lovely and friendly welcome with some appetizers and some good wine. With fresh ingredients and basil from the garden, we made the most delicious meal, a gorgeous eggplant dip, a safran...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Eileen W
TSReservations, Owner at Traveling Spoon, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thank you for your heartwarming and thoughtful review Eileen! Cinzia will be so thrilled to read it. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed our time with Cinzia touring several little shops for fresh ingredients and gelato before heading to our class. She is very knowledgeable about the city of Florence, and we learned a lot from her about some of the more recent...More

Thank joanamaresa
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Patrizia Cantini is an absolute Tuscan treasure and Traveling Spoon is one of the coolest destination activity companies to come along in a long time. We met Patrizia in her apartment (built in the 1750s but not "architecturally significant" as she explained it... lol) in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Patrizia is amazing. We are in love! She was so charming, smart, well spoken, opinionated (in a good way!), well educated on food / Italian culture / everything, and an absolute joy to be with. The meal was amazing and we really had a wonderful...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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