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A true Tuscany experience!!

Life is all about experiences and this was a most memorable day in Tuscany!! Sending some friends... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kafkastuff
Highligh of our trip to Tuscany

Mauro was an excellent host and made everybody feel like home. We did the pasta class where we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ChristaH463
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In a world where frenzy is the rule, we are convinced that great importance must be put on regaining possession of the fleeting moments to restore your energy. What better way to do that than by creating something with your own hands?! We want to...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Life is all about experiences and this was a most memorable day in Tuscany!! Sending some friends your way Mauro with the highest of recommendations.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mauro was an excellent host and made everybody feel like home. We did the pasta class where we learned to do from scratch bread, two types of pasta, ragu sauce and tiramisu. Everything was relaxed and the house rule was no empty wine glasses. The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our group of twelve had an awesome day at the Montese Cooking Experience and we all agreed this was the highlight of a wonderful trip to Tuscany! Chef Mauro was fun, informative and the end result was amazing! We picked vegetables, drank wine, and made...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a fantastic time at Montese cooking experience, Chef Mauro truly is so sweet and so skilled. He welcomed us into his home and really showed us all how to cook a fantastic local meal, it felt so homey and he was very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank talullyxo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my SO here for his birthday dinner and it was a wonderful experience. Here are some highlights: -SUPERB view. Our backdrop the entire time (cooking + eating) was a stunning landscape of rolling hills, flowers, and beautiful greenery. -Mauro and his assistant were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank eftravels2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mauro was warm, welcoming, and full of enthusiasm and encouragement as he supervised each member of our family to help him put together a delicious dinner which we enjoyed in his magical hilltop cottage. Cannot recommend the experience highly enough! Mauro's love of cooking and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank meirp41
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did so many amazing things on our trip to Italy but our day with Mauro cooking pasta and drinking wine was our favorite! Set on a country hillside you are made to feel at home as you meet your host and other guests who...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kristina B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend found this experience on trip advisor and it did not disappoint. Mauro and his team were faultless. We were greeted with open arms and a glass of wine on arrival. We were made to feel absolutely comfortable. The way we were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 55clairey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was wonderful..Thanks a lot ...learned to make Pasta, bread, and two Pastasauces, Meat and Tiramisu. .We tasted good wine and we all laughed a lot. We had an intersting and funny evening.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I booked the lunch experience with no expectations. This was positively the best thing we did during our time in Italy! Mauro was very responsive to my inquiry and request to book and also sent me excellent specific directions (including pictures) on...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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jemerton
July 4, 2018|
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Response from lpatel445 | Reviewed this property |
Fantastic, such a lovely chef. Views are magnificent.
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annie340
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Will be a pleasure to having you 😀. Can you send us an email trough our website? Thank you very much and we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Mauro
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annie340
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for contacting us. Can you send us an email through our website? We will send you all the informations about our classes. Just let us know the dates of your vacation. Thank you very much.Best Regards.
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