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Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School

Via Casali 2-4, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 392 589 4734
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Simple ingredients maximum flavour

My partner and I were lucky enough to have Alessandra all to ourselves for our day long lesson... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wilcox1
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Wilcox1
via mobile
Super fun day cooking with Alessandra!

My husband and I spent a day cooking with Alessandra while on our honeymoon in Cortona. The bottom... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
annejobe33
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San Diego, California
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Cooking and experiencing an Italian home, chatting and making lifetime friends ofìver a plate of pasta. Laughing and discussing the worlds problems while indulging on a freshly made dessert, Italian life, Italian kitchen, hands on, heart on.
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Via Casali 2-4, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I were lucky enough to have Alessandra all to ourselves for our day long lesson. First coffee and planning, then shopping followed by prep and cooking. The time flew, the wine flowed and the food was all we could have wished for...More

Thank Wilcox1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a day cooking with Alessandra while on our honeymoon in Cortona. The bottom line is that we thought it was a great experience and had a very fun time. We started the morning planning our menu at a cafe in...More

Thank annejobe33
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 adults had a wonderful day of cooking with Alessandra. We started with shopping at the local meat market, produce stand, and grocery (for wine, of course). Then we drove to her house nearby where we learned all about Tuscan cooking techniques...More

Thank newtuxedo
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Alessandra is so welcoming and friendly we knew is was going to be a great day right from the start. We began by discussing menu options over espresso, then off to shopping at local markets to gather everything we needed and then to Alessandra's home...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

After recently purchasing a home in Cortona we invited friends to visit. We spent a wonderfully enjoyable and informative, not to mention delicious, day with Alessandra in her home. Our class started at the local butcher shop, progressed to the bakery and finally a stop...More

Thank Virginia M
viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you Virginia! I do my best to accomodate my guests and to make them feel good. Sometimes it is easier than others! And some people you will remember for a long time! Thank you and all others fo the fun days with you!

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we did not have a great experience. It was a long day of some cooking and lots of talking and taking into consideration the expense , it was just not worth it. This is the most expensive cooking class in the area and far...More

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viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

As I always say,the bad reviews are the ones that make you grow. As I explained to you I had big probems with my computer that chrashed not once but twice, until I had to have all the memory rescued. All this took place in...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We did not have a full day to spend in class so we took the 'short course'... Alessandra shops, then invites you into her home for an all hands meal preparation- and you feast at the end. Her fun and easy going personality and straight...More

Thank RBJE
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This was more a genuine Tuscan family experience than just a cooking lesson. Alessandra welcomed our group of four as if we were long lost friends and by the end of the day we were. Alessandra share her Italian cooking talents, her family home and...More

Thank bjcodd09
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience! Alessandra took us around to buy fresh local produce in and around Cortona, and then we cooked some very delicious Italian cuisine at her place. Definitely recommend Alessandra for her culinary talents and welcoming personality! Will be coming back :)

Thank Brett G
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Our family of 6 (mom & dad and 4 kids (ages 10, 13, 14, and 21) spent a wonderful day with Alessandra during our month-long trip to Italy in July 2016. Alessandra was charming, patient with our many questions, had a terrific sense of humor,...More

Thank Sightseeing6
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Response from Alicia K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. Just on our way home now. You can talk to Alessandra at her website Tuscany unfiltered or she had a TripAdvisor listing as well. Have fun!!
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