Small-Group Italian Cooking Class with Market Tour in Florence

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Learn the art of Tuscan cooking on this 5.5-hour market visit and cooking class in Florence. Led by local chefs, visit Florence’s Central Market (...)

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Overview Location: Firenze, Italy
meeting point
What you can expect Learn the art of Tuscan cooking on this 5.5-hour market visit and cooking class in Florence. Led by local chefs, visit Florence’s Central Market to choose fresh ingredients and then prepare a classic Tuscan lunch in the cooking school kitchen. Create dishes such as ‘bruschetta’ (tomato-topped grilled bread) and homemade pasta and dessert watched by your chefs, and savor your meal with your fellow cooks and two glasses of Chianti wine before receiving a diploma and recipe booklet.

Numbers are limited to 25 for this small-group class to ensure a personalized experience.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Small-group cooking class (maximum 25 people)
  • Cooking lesson with local chefs
  • Central food market guided visit
  • Use of supplied apron and cooking utensils
  • All ingredients for your lunch
  • Food tastings at school
  • Two glasses of Chianti wine with lunch
  • Recipe booklet
  • Graduation diploma
  • Suitable for vegetarians! (please inform us in advance)
  • Free subscription to our Food&Wine Club, to access special discounts online on wine&typical products

What's NOT inside

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Vegetarian cooking classes can also be catered for, please specify when booking
  • Please note that when Florence Central Market is closed (on Sundays and bank holidays), the market visit will be replaced by a special introduction and extra tastings at the cooking class school
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers

Departure point:

Piazza della Repubblica, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy

Duration:

5 hours 30 minutes

Frequency:

Daily, except Sunday

Departure time:

9:00 AM

Return details:

Via Panicale, Firenze FI, Italy
Book by December 14 and travel by February 29 to save 10% off our previously offered price!

Reviews & ratings

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2019/12/06
    "We all thoroughly enjoyed the market tour, cooking instruction and delicious food! We had our three older teen daughters with us, and we all enjoyed this experience. (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/09/23
    "A fun, interesting and engaging experience. Came away with new skills, understanding and good friends. This was a delightful journey, I will find time to do this (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/03/10
    "This class was so much fun! Marco and Giuseppe were great instructors. The food was awesome, overall a really great day. "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/03/18
    "Super fun and hilarious class. It was a rather big class actually, about 10 of us in a very nice cooking school workshop, lots of free-flowing wine and fun (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/03/27
    "Fun class and delicious food! "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/04/02
    "Martina our chef was so personable and charming. We booked this class on a Sunday morning for our Daughter's birthday and it became a private cooking class. This was (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/04/09
    "I have never done a cooking class before and was worried that I would make something that I could never replicate at home, but that was not the case. The dishes we (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/04/10
    "What an excellent experience! Martina and Luca where brilliant hosts! They are very knowledgable, well organised and not a dull minute we had. Loved every bit of it- (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/07/05
    "This experience was so much fun. We began with a tour of Central Market to see the local produce and then went to the cooking school to learn how to make pasta and (...) "

  • Wanna Be Italiano - The original Cooking Class & Market Tour in Florence | . | 2018/07/09
    "My wife said the only thing she really needed to do in Florence was take a cooking class. This fit the bill perfectly. Kevin and Jon were our instructors and hosts (...) "

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