Tuscan Cooking Class

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I’m Katia and me and my uncle Fulvio run the Tuscan cooking class in our family farmhouse. We are 4 km far from the fantastic town of San Gimignano and we teach you how to prepare a real Tuscany meal but most important we teach you how the food should taste. Your meal will be a celebration and a fantastic time to spent in a real Tuscany family.
We’ll make a lot of typical Tuscany antipasti, then we prepare first courses, and we make one type of pasta hand made, two different sauces for pasta, and then a second course with meat.
New entry truffle hunting with cooking class; we organize truffle hunting only on advanced cooking class. You’ll meet your guide two hours before the cooking class, go to the forest looking for truffles and at 11:30 we’ll start with the cooking lesson and we’ll use truffles.

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Duration: 3 hours
Starts: SI, Italy
Trip Category: Food, Wine & Nightlife >> Cooking Classes



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I’m Katia and me and my uncle Fulvio run the Tuscan cooking class in our family farmhouse. We are 4 km far from the fantastic town of San Gimignano and we teach you how to prepare a real Tuscany meal but most important we teach you how the food should taste. Your meal will be a celebration and a fantastic time to spent in a real Tuscany family.
We’ll make a lot of typical Tuscany antipasti, then we prepare first courses, and we make one type of pasta hand made, two different sauces for pasta, and then a second course with meat.
New entry truffle hunting with cooking class; we organize truffle hunting only on advanced cooking class. You’ll meet your guide two hours before the cooking class, go to the forest looking for truffles and at 11:30 we’ll start with the cooking lesson and we’ll use truffles.

Cooking is our passion, we grew up watching our mothers and grandmothers prepare every day recipes of traditional Tuscan cooking. We are excited to share our recipes and the secrets of real Tuscan food.

We will teach you how to prepare an authentic 5-6 courses Tuscany lunch or dinner. Each of the 5-6 courses is paired with our local Tuscan wines. Most importantly, we teach you how the food should taste, and your senses will be delighted. Your meal will be a celebration and a fantastic time to enjoy a real Tuscan family.

The menu is based on seasonal and local products from our area.

We also organize vegetarian and gluten free cooking classes, and we accomodate food allergies, just let us know!

Sample Menu

• Starter – Bruschettas with tomatoes
Bruschettas with extra virgin olive oil
Panzanellla
Cheeses tasting with jam and honey
• First course – Pici or tagliatelle hand made with sauces
Pasta with another sauces

• Second dish – Meat or vegetarian



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