You love Italian food and you want to learn about authentic Italian dishes? Come to our property and join our suggested cooking classes with our partners, that will make your vacation unforgettable!
Food is at the heart and soul of Italian culture, it is a true passion for Italian people. The approach to the Mediterranean cooking tradition can be wrapped up in three words - simple, seasonal, and local. Simplicity, fantasy and attention are the mainly ingredients in those lessons, and they are the base of the pleasure of cooking together. During the cooking classes, you will be given the unique opportunity to experience the fun and satisfaction in making your own pasta … we can assure you that there is nothing quite like enjoying your own handmade pasta for the first time; you will use local and fresh products and learn how to make a perfect tomato ragù sauce and many others delicacies according to original recipes.
This area of Tuscany has very simple food made of locally grown products rich of flavors. Coming here you can’t miss to taste the “Pici” pasta, or “Panzanella”, or “Ribollita” soup, or “Bruschetta”. As second course there are many other important dishes, but one of the best is the “Chianina steak”: a T-Bone grilled steak. And last but not least, there are the “Cantucci” biscuits to dip into Vinsanto Wine; or the plum tart, etc.
Our cooking lessons will give you an in depth experience of true Italian food and the Tuscan way of life. We look forward to sharing with you a pleasant stay together with the warm hospitality of an Italian family home. Take a little bit of Taste of Tuscany home with you.