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Best authentic pasta cooking class EVER!!!

My partner, my brother, and my sister-in-law took Helena’s pasta class in Bologna. We are only in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aumsville, Oregon
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Fresh Pasta Class + Foodie Tour of Bologna - you can't get any better than this!

I recently brought a group to Bologna and worked with Helena on 2 activities: A fresh pasta class... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Francesca M
Boston, Massachusetts
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Gourmet, bespoke food and wine experiences with artisan producers by qualified Sommelier, Parmigiano, Balsamic Vinegar and National Cheese Taster.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Via Lavino 336, 40050, Monte San Pietro, Italy
+39 338 122 7399
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner, my brother, and my sister-in-law took Helena’s pasta class in Bologna. We are only in Italy a short time, and this class was chosen based on reviews and Helena’s excellent reputation. We were not disappointed! Helena went above and beyond making sure to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently brought a group to Bologna and worked with Helena on 2 activities: A fresh pasta class and a walking foodie tour, on separate days. Not only is Helena extremely professional, but her knowledge of food and wine is incredible. She knows her stuff...More

1  Thank Francesca M
Reviewed 11 October 2018

My wife and I recently did a tour of Bologna, Italy and on that tour we did a pasta making class and a walking tour with Helena. Both experiences were amazing! The pasta class consisted of making and eating two types of pasta. The class...More

1  Thank navygrey2017
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful time experiencing all the many foods of Emilia Romagna. Helena was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic in her presentation. We would definitely recommend this tour to others!

1  Thank pmyers205
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We did two tours with this company; the market tour and the balsamic vinegar/Parmesan tour. Both were outstanding! Helena has completed the training courses for specialists in these food subjects and she speaks with much knowledge of the subject. Even if you think - like...More

1  Thank Dan G
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Helena lead us on an amazing food adventure visiting family-run local producers of parmigiano, prosciutto and delicious wines. It was a long day but we learned and tasted so much! Helena is a passionate and extremely knowledgeable guide. Highly recommended!!!

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Helena is a fantastic tour guide. She is fluent in English and Italian and she has very detailed knowledge of Emilia Romagna. Everything was organized perfectly. Since she has lived in the area for quite some time, she knows everyone and has access to very...More

1  Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Helena was amazing. We met her in Bologna on a day trip from Florence with our 4 year old and 9 month old twins. I knew from the first place we met it was going to be an amazing day. We started off the day...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Helena arranged a bespoke day out for us, which included visits to a wine farms including tastings, as well as a fantastic lunch. We also did a pasta making course with Helena, which was so much fun and worth every cent. Helena is so knowledgeable...More

Thank JoniAx
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We went on a half day walking tour of Bologna with Helena and it was just perfect. First of all she adapted the schedule to our specific requests. The tour was as informative as it was entertaining. Plus we got to try samples of many...More

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