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Extra Virgin Cooking Classes

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 3:00 AM
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Fantastic Experience

We highly recommend this group experience. From the outset Giuseppe made everyone feel comfortable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
A perfect activity in a perfect city

If I could give this experience 10 stars, I would. The whole experience was perfectly... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We highly recommend this group experience. From the outset Giuseppe made everyone feel comfortable. His personal touch and ability to connect with all of us made the experience amazing. Walking through Lucca and experiencing the local flavor was only the start. The interaction with others...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could give this experience 10 stars, I would. The whole experience was perfectly choreographed. Giuseppe is a wonderful teacher, storyteller and human being. I learned so much about life in Italy from his stories. His home is a beautiful place to learn and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my family to this cooking class with the hope of an authentic Italian culinary experience. It greatly exceed our expectations. After shopping at all the great litttle local spots within the Lucca walls searching for the most freshest of ingredients, Guiseppe opens his...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ChrismclNA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What more can be said for the top-rated dining experience in Lucca? You don't need to be an expert nor do you need a full day to enjoy the cookery class - but both help. Giuseppe is a very friendly and passionate chef who, after...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank proteksblue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a fantastic day at EVCC, Guiseppe was a great chef/host in every respect. We learnt new techniques and the food we prepared made for an excellent lunch supported by some excellent wines. The other couple sharing the class with us helped make it a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Doowip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Giuseppe is a charming and wonderful host. Short shopping tour to pick up local ingredients in the heart of Lucca, followed by a cooking class at Giuseppe’s lovely apartment nearby, which is both beautiful and beautifully set up for cooking lessons, learning and dining. Very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chef Giuseppe and Elizabeth have put together a unique experience for their cooking classes. As with all meals you begin with shopping; being shown the various breads and vegetables and how to choose them. It just so happens you also get a tour of Lucca....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rinamk
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

It’s nice to get familiar with the local products and wonderful stores in Lucca. Giuseppe is a great host and makes you feel right at home. The location is beautiful and Giuseppe explains everything very well. After the cooking you sit down for a great...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank noortjev82
Reviewed August 9, 2019

We are a family of four from Ireland who attended course and what an experience for our family.the chef was fabulous the surroundings amazing and the food he showed us to make amazing so much so we had to stop on way home to purchase...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank henny01Ireland
Reviewed August 1, 2019

You will love every minute - Chef Giuseppe is quite the host and his wife Liz makes everything so beautiful. This class is located within the Lucca walls and I enjoyed the walk through town with Chef getting his tips and purchasing items for our...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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May 11, 2019|
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Response from TMH2013M | Reviewed this property |
About 5 hours. It begins at approximately 9 am with a meeting with the chef near shops for purchasing the ingredients.
April 27, 2019|
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Response from YVRproud | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer as well. The kitchen was a very comfortable size as well as the table we eat out. In our group there were eight. It’s not appropriate in my opinion for young children. If you have a teenager that loves to... More
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April 18, 2019|
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please visit the website extravirginlucca