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When in Florence, don’t miss this masterclass taught by a local chef, an immersive food tour and a unique hands-on cooking extravaganza set in the heart of Florence. Prepare pasta dishes, a second course, and indulge in an authentic Italian dessert paired with Tuscan wines. Take home a recipe booklet to replicate an Italian dinner in your own kitchen.

Highlights

  • Expert-led culinary journery with local chef
  • Immersive food & wine tour
  • Hands-on cooking experience with shared group
  • Personalized learning experience

Tour duration

5.5 hours

Description

From the pioneers of Florence’s first and most beloved cooking class comes an exclusive semi-private experience that will whisk you away into the aromas, flavors, and sweet simplicity of Italian Cuisine. Get ready to uncover the haunts where Florentines procure their genuine Tuscan gourmet products and ingredients.

Partake in an extraordinary food tour through the heart of the city. Following our passionate Chef through the historic side streets and authentic traditional Bottegas. Experience the secrets behind typical Florentine street food and savor Italian delicacies while collecting the freshest ingredients for your culinary adventure. Learn the secrets behind typical Florentine street food and savor Italian delicacies while collecting the freshest ingredients for your culinary adventure. This immersive food tour is fully guided by the wisdom of a professional Chef!

Next, arrive at our exclusive venue for your hands-on cooking class, nestled in the core of Florence. Don your apron and listen intently to the Chef’s guidance, as you’ll soon find yourself chopping, mixing, and kneading, as you craft one of the most exquisite lunches you’ve ever savored.

While menus may vary depending on seasonal produce, but here’s a sample: indulge in crafting two quintessential homemade pasta dishes such as Potato Gnocchi or spaghetti alla chitarra, complemented by a rigorously hand-made Pesto sauce (no kitchen robots, just traditional pestles!).
Succeeded by a tempting second course, such as the delectable eggplant Parmigiana. Conclude your culinary adventure by preparing a typical Italian dessert. Savor your delectable creations alongside some of the finest Tuscan wines and great company!

Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned culinary enthusiast, this intimate cooking class promises a bespoke experience, curated by the Chef. Revel in the conviviality while learning cherished recipes and hidden techniques to impress your loved ones with an authentic Italian feast back home!

As a token, receive a booklet with the recipes you mastered, allowing you to recreate a fantastic Italian dinner for your friends upon your return.

Inclusion

  • Cooking Masterclass by Local Chef
  • Personalized attention
  • Guided Food tour of Florence historic food bottegas with chef
  • Food and local products tasting
  • Apron and cooking utensils
  • Lunch
  • Wine tasting of Tuscan Wines

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Personal extras

Know before you book

  • Tour departs rain or shine
  • The tour ends at our cooking location, next to San Lorenzo Central Market
  • This tour is not suitable for celiac
  • Children under age 13 must be accompanied by at least 1 adult
  • Please let us know in advance of any special needs or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accommodate them

Know before you go

  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes
  • Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance

Cancellation Policy

  • Up to 48 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund
  • Less than 48 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

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