Get the chance to learn how cook a nice Tuscan course in Florence with our Chef Giovanni
Info & Booking
Get the chance to learn how cook a nice Tuscan course in Florence with our Chef Giovanni!
- from November to February: Monday to Saturday at 10am.
- from March to October: everyday at 9am.
Visit to the market followed by the cooking lesson.
Duration: about 5 hours and 30 minutes.
- Visit of the Central market of Florence with our Chef
- Food and local products tasting at Central Market
- Cooking lesson with a famous local Chef
- Transfer from Florence to a Tuscan Farmohouse in Chianti and back
- Use of apron and cooking utensils
- All ingredients for your lunch
- Lunch with Wine Tastings (2 glasses of wine)
- Graduation Certificate
- Booklet with recipes
- Free subscription to our Food & Wine Club (25-Euro value), to access special discounts online on wine and typical products
Meeting Point: Florencetown offices 15 minutes before
The tour runs rain or shine.
There will be no penalty for cancellations of excursion bookings communicated in writing to the organization at
least eight days prior to the booked excursion date. Between eight and two days prior to the excursion, 10% of
the fare will have to be paid; from two days prior to the excursion departure, the payment of the entire amount
will be due and no reimbursement will be granted. No reimbursement will be granted to any client who is not at the place of departure at the time established; similarly, no reimbursement will be granted to clients who lose contact with the guide or who do not complete the excursion.
Visit of the Central Market of Florence with our famous local Chef Tasting food samples and local products at the Central Market Cooking lesson with our Chef Use of apron and cooking utensils All ingredients for your lunch Lunch with wine tastings (2 glasses of wine) Graduation Certificate
Tuscan Cooking lesson
This cooking class is your opportunity to understand traditional Tuscan cooking from the inside! Groups are small for a high quality, hands-on experience of the ins and outs of preparing a delicious meal Florentine style.
The first step: Grocery shopping at the Florence Central Market...
Shop with our famous local chef at the Central Market, picking up the ingredients for your lunch. Meet the butchers, the bakers, the farmers. Learn how to distinguish the highest quality ingredients - and as an added bonus, how to bargain! Taste some of the local foods and wines in the generous atmosphere of the Central Market.
Step number two: Preparing the meal...
After this fun experience you will take your shopping to our home-like professional location. Our teaching kitchen is in a lovely traditional Tuscan setting just a few steps from the Central Market. Ready to start the lesson?
Roll up your sleeves, as this is a true hands-on experience. Under Chef Giovanni's expert guidance, you will prepare your own meal, made of Bruschetta, fresh home-made pasta, and a main course.
Step number three: eating your own creation...
Of course, enjoying the delicious food you created will be accompanied by a selection of our Chianti wines. Buon appetito!