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Cooking in Toscana

via Massagli 516 | S. Pietro a Vico, Lucca, Italy
+39 340 328 5503
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Incredible Home Chefs and Cooking Class

Our large family (13 adults, 9 children) was staying at a villa in Lucca for a family gathering in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rebecca R
New York City, New York
Cooking class - awesome

We visited Tze'ela and Mauro in July 17. We were 3 adults and 2 children (ages 7 & 10). Tze'ela... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harry G
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Hands-on cooking courses: take a tour into the secrets and the aromas of the traditional Tuscan cuisine. Take part in The legend of the Dolce Vita: cooking, drinking and eating together!.Have a traditional Tuscan dinner, served at your villa. We cook home made local food, using the most fresh ingredientsWe serve a complete dinner, including wines We clean… after all, this is your vacation!
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via Massagli 516 | S. Pietro a Vico, Lucca, Italy
+39 340 328 5503
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our large family (13 adults, 9 children) was staying at a villa in Lucca for a family gathering in August 2017 and hired Tze'ela & Mauro and their team to prepare a full week of (Kosher) Tuscan meals for us. First of all, they were...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Tze'ela and Mauro in July 17. We were 3 adults and 2 children (ages 7 & 10). Tze'ela and Mauro were so hospitable and made us feel right at home. We spend the morning preparing bruschetta, ravioli, main meet dish and biscotti. Each...More

Thank Harry G
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We spent a lovely afternoon with Tze'ela & Mauro at their beautiful farmhouse cooking class located on a vineyard in Lucca which had breathtaking views. The cooking class was very hands on & informative. We learned about the history of the dishes we cooked and...More

Thank SNC333
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Tze'ela and Mauro were fantastic. They made the lesson fun and very informative. The lesson was very hands-on including a job for everyone in our group. The setting is beautiful, relaxing and top class. My husband and I enjoyed every minute there. Highly recommend this...More

Thank aude027
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Tze'ela and her team were fantastic. We planned a wedding in the US and had never been to Italy! She made the process so easy. She was great with communication, and on the day of the event, her team really do go above and beyond....More

Thank Nira L
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We have done several cooking classes over the years in Italy and I finally found my favorite one! Tze'ela and Mauro, the chefs, are such a delight from their warm welcome to instructing us on this hands-on cooking class. We arrived at this beautiful vineyard...More

1  Thank Anca T
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We took a cooking class at this school. It was awesome - Gianluca is a great teacher and we were able to cook an amazing meal in a beautiful setting. There were 6 of us cooking and every one was surprised by what we were...More

1  Thank mtelthorster
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We did a class with Mauro and Tzele and it was such a highlight! We were 8 people, 4 of whom were kids ages 6,8,8,11. They loved it! We loved it! All were educated, entertained, and stuffed! It is clear Mauro and Tzele not only...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Mauro And Tze'ela came ut to our home in a historic Tuscan hill town to give us a hands on cooking lesson for a five course meal for my Wife, Son, and Granddaughter and me. They brought all the material needed including tools and ingredients....More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We had the most perfectly wonderful experience with Mauro and Tze'ela. My husband and I and our two sons ages 9 and 17 spent half a day cooking and eating with this wonderful couple in their home. We cooked artichoke crostini, fresh pasta with bologonese...More

Thank Mom1995
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Jim L
28 January 2017|
Response from Cookingintoscana | Property representative |
Hello You can find some kosher groceries in the Carrefour supermarket of Pisa. Mainly frozen meat and some items from Israel. A wider selection of groceries you can find on the European site kosher4u and send your order to... More
22 May 2015|
Response from Cookingintoscana | Property representative |
Matraia, about 10 min. drive from the city.