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Tuscan Women Cook

This adventure surpassed all of our expectations! We learned so much while having fun doing it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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A fun and relaxing week!

We recently finished a memorable week of learning to prepare and eating the best Tuscan food. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Indulge in Tuscan lifestyle & discover the region's passion for food & wine. The best cooks in Tuscany, the local women, teach our classes. They'll share regional techniques, ingredients, & family recipes that have been passed down over the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Via della Madonnina, 88 | La Chiusa Restaurant, 53040 Montefollonico, Torrita di Siena, Italy
+39 0577 669444
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A week in the little village of Montefollonico was a wonderful surprise. The people and the unspoiled village away from tourist was wonderful. We spent a week cooking, eating and tasting wine from the region. We stayed a La Chiusa, a old olive oil mill...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This adventure surpassed all of our expectations! We learned so much while having fun doing it. We had an amazing group of people which made this trip that much better! Very well run and organized. Would come again in a heartbeat!!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently finished a memorable week of learning to prepare and eating the best Tuscan food. We also did some cheese tasting, wine tasting and sight-seeing in small hilltop towns in Tuscany, as well as a full day in Siena. We were busy and active...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The perfect week of cooking, wine tasting, making new friends and beautiful views. Couldn't ask for a better experience just wish we didn't have to leave ! Rhonda and Colleen are awesome. Treat yourself and book a week !! Nancy T

Thank ntassoni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a cooking and dining experience of a lifetime! My wife and I loved every minute of this week (too short!) in Montefellonico, staying at La Chiusa where the staff (i.e., Luigi and Osmond) was so attentive and helpful. Rhonda and Coleen of Tuscan...More

Thank Dean_connex7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I spent a week of pure enjoyment: learning new skills and cooking alongside chefs, befriending fellow classmates, acquiring authentic recipes, touring the Tuscan countryside, visiting truly fabulous wineries (especially the Andreucci Winery where we prepared simple yet delicious dishes and tasted excellent...More

Thank OnAir171223
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every now and then you find a pearl in an oyster. Tuscan Women Cook is a strand of pearls. The experience of cooking with local families in their restaurants and homes while learning authentic Italian recipes and techniques for exquisite meals was amazing. The fine...More

Thank Mariannestravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing experience. The cooking classes, the local tours, the wine tasting, the dinners - everything was beyond what I had expected. I consider myself an experienced cook but I learned so much during my stay - I wish I could have stayed another...More

Thank nancymanger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I honestly do not know where to begin.... The owners-Rhonda & Coleen have created a 1st class experience that will leave you with memories, friends, & recipes that will last a lifetime! The food- endless recipes, demonstration, hands on learning, and finally EATING the finest...More

Thank Laurie A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful food, beautiful Tuscan scenery, great hosts, new friendships--and FUN! I had planned to attend Tuscan Women Cook with some girl friends--but when my girl friends could not go, my husband, reluctantly, agreed to go with me. He knows his way around the kitchen, but...More

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Response from Angie C | Reviewed this property |
@ $4000 maybe a little more or a little less. I can't recall the exact amount as I paid for it well before we traveled.
27 April 2016|
Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I took the week long program. Our classes took the full morning and then we all ate our creations for lunch together. I am a fairly experienced cook now, but learned a lot of technique. I recommend the full course... More