Live an authentic experience, off the beaten path, in Fiesole, far from the crowd of Florence. Learn to cook traditional homemade pasta and typical Tuscan dishes. Learn about authentic Italian cuisine as you prepare your own lunch or dinner. Cook a refined menu of Italian specialties. Learn to cook like an Italian in a typical home in the beautiful city of Fiesole, and get hands-on help preparing your own lunch or dinner from a friendly professional chef. Enter the home of your cook and teacher, Monica, located in one of the most picturesque districts of the city. Learn all the secrets of pasta: how to choose the right ingredients, how to prepare it and to match them according to italian taste. Enjoy a convivial dinner with your friends and family and taste fine local wine.
I was born in Florence and i am real Tuscan woman, especially in my character. I love cooking traditional recipes and i will show you the secrets of making hand made pasta as my grandma used to do... We will cook together delicious local recipes and you will be able to replicate them once back home , surprising your friends and family. Get ready to live an authentic experience , off the beaten path in Florence. I will run this experience with my husband, he is passionate about cooking and most of all about Tuscan wine and small wineries....
Full 3 courses dinner
Local wine, water, coffee
Hands on cooking class with the chef
The experience will be host at the chef home in Fiesole, a medieval village close to Florence. You can easily come with your own rented car, by taxi or by public bus.
You can reach me grabbing the 1A from Via Nazionale. Walk down at the last stop Salviati in Via Faentina. Keep the right, pass the fuel station. After 100 mt cross the bridge and you ll be there !