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Amazing Day in Cortona

We scheduled with Chef Ryan last minute as our other plans fell through and this was more than we... read more

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Katherine T
What a wonderful experience!

Chef Ryan and his lovely wife offered our group a unique and informative cooking experience... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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I welcome you to a half day, hands on cooking class where we will create a beautiful Italian meal in the hart of Tuscany! In my house or yours. Our delicious menu will consist of 4 courses, with plenty of red wine. The menu is subject to change with...more
C.S. 710 Pergo, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 388 100 3342
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Reviewed yesterday

We scheduled with Chef Ryan last minute as our other plans fell through and this was more than we ever expected. His wife Deborah arranged for a taxi to take us to a winery and into town earlier since we were here from Florence for...More

Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Chef Ryan and his lovely wife offered our group a unique and informative cooking experience! Wonderful food, great conversation, and an idyllic setting--one of the highlights of our trip!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Chef Ryan’s cooking class was the highlight of our Tuscan travels. Not only do you learn how to cook a delicious and authentic Tuscan meal, but you also get the opportunity to form bonds with your fellow students, creating lasting friendships. Ryan and his wife,...More

Thank classiclas
Reviewed 1 week ago

For those of you looking for the perfect Tuscan experience, look no further than Chef Ryan and his amazing culinary experience! The combination of cooking class and traditional Tuscan feast makes for an evening/day you won't forget. At the heart of the experience is the...More

Thank Jean-Pierre D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn’t think I would learn so much AND enjoy the experience as much as I did. Chef Ryan and his family are wonderful. Chef has a wealth of knowledge that he thoroughly enjoys sharing with entertaining stories as a side dish. Great sense of...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chef Ryan and his wife were awesome from beginning to the end. If ever you want a once in a lifetime experience this would be a great one for you. They invited us to their home, which may I add is very intimate to boot....More

Thank Royce69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our cooking class! It is one of the most memorable and fun things from our trip. We learned so much and created one of the best meals we’ve had in Italy. Thanks Ryan and Deborah for a very fun evening! I highly recommend...More

Thank Alexis G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a tale. Just when you thing things can't get any better, my wife and I are traveling the Tuscan region on our own, we booked this "cook with a chef and prepare an Italian dinner" just outside of Cortona "Under the Tuscan Sun". So...More

Thank rick l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We joined two other couples with Chef Ryan and his family who made us welcome and we enjoyed the evening very much. Good fun as well as learning about the preparation of a traditional Italian meal. If looking to experience an authentic cooking experience in...More

Thank tommo2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible experience!!! Chef Ryan and his wife are so friendly and welcoming. Taught us so much about Italian culture. Recipes were emailed to us. We have tried a few with our kids back home. Loved the entire experience!!

Thank Melissa M
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19 August 2015|
Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
they will not allow me to post my email in the forum but it is on my website! There is a link on my TA page.
17 August 2015|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
Of course!
17 August 2015|
Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
The best day for me would be the 24th! Can you email me directly? This is an open forum!