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Claudio's Cooking Instructions are Perfecto!

Five girlfriends escaped to Tuscany to spend a week in cooking classes with Claudio which were... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2016
Patsy P
Amelia Island, Florida
Fantastic week in Tuscany - The International Kitchen

My daughter and I spent the week at Chef Claudio`s B&B, cooking and travelling around the Tuscany... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2015
Sandee S
Uxbridge, Canada
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A Classic Tuscan Table is an authentic cooking vacation that takes place at Chef Claudio’s charming B&B property, set amidst the vineyards, olive groves, swimming pool and two huge vegetable and fruit gardens with wonderful views of the valley. The...more
330 N. Wabash, 60611, Figline e Incisa Valdarno, Italy
+39 312 467 0560
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Cost vs Value = 2 Stars Experience = 3.5 Stars Dealing with TIK/Problem Resolution = (4.5) Stars Total = 1 Star I worked with the Chicago, Illinois location to book our family vacation 8 months in advance. We love wine and cooking (in that order)...More

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theintlkitchen, Owner at The International Kitchen - Classic Tuscan Table, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

Dear April, I will try to reiterate what you and I have already discussed in other forums, although I will point out that your trip was not a Classic Tuscan Table! I have explained our partners in France did make an error regarding the 2nd...More

Reviewed May 10, 2016

Five girlfriends escaped to Tuscany to spend a week in cooking classes with Claudio which were arranged by the International Kitchen. For five days, we spent most mornings cooking a variety of Italian entrees, vegetables and desserts. Claudio was so willing to share his wonderful...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2015

My daughter and I spent the week at Chef Claudio`s B&B, cooking and travelling around the Tuscany countryside. Claudio is a warm, masterful and engaging chef and teacher. His techniques and tips will stay with us forever. A truly wonderful culinary and cultural experience. Claudio...More

Thank Sandee S
Reviewed September 10, 2015

We chose to create our own trip by booking single classes throughout the Milan/Tuscany region. We had a great trip but not all our cooking experiences were worth the high price! If I were to do it again I would book a few classes through...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2015

We spent several days at this rural location in Tuscany taking classic Italian cooking classes and going on short trips to explore the surrounding countryside. Chef Claudio uses very simple techniques to produce wonderful food. I came home with lots of great recipes!

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Reviewed July 26, 2015

I took a one day cooking class in Florence with Chef Laura and it was the highlight of my month long trip through Europe. First of all, Florence is an absolutely beautiful city and we spent the morning at the local markets, spending our time...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2014

The International Kitchen planned our twelve day trip to Sicily. It was stellar from beginning to end. Working with them was a joy. The staff was professional and personable, listening to our particular wants and providing us with a wonderful itinerary. The company they are...More

4  Thank Judyzahn
Reviewed September 19, 2014

I spent 6 days with Chef Claudio and his staff for a cooking vacation. It was an absolute delight. The minute we arrived he personally met us at the door and served us wine. He is a patient, kind, passionate and a great teacher of...More

3  Thank cheryl o
Reviewed September 13, 2014

This trip was amazing! The rustic Tuscan location was beautiful! The B & B had a vineyard and all sorts of fruit trees, vegetables, nuts, herbs, etc. We cooked with fresh ingredients everyday. The classes were great! Chef Claudio spent an enormous amount of time...More

3  Thank stambj
Reviewed September 12, 2014

We can't say enough great things about Chef Claudio and his team! We did the Intensive 3 days of classes.....wonderful. This was a real hands on cooking experience.....pasta, sauces, main courses, deserts.....all from a great teacher. From walking in gardens for fresh vegetables to seeing...More

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