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Cooking Class in Taormina With Chef Massimo

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Wonderful day of cooking!

Massimo is a wonderful teacher who is incredibly passionate about having fun with food. We were a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dublin, Ireland
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One of the best cooking class experiences!

As a seasoned traveler and experienced chef I enjoyed taking many cooking classes around the world... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Join Chef Massimo in Taormina as he leads you through a guided market tour in our Shop With The Chef Tour showcasing Sicily's colorful foods. After the market tour, everyone returns to the kitchen for your hands-on cooking class. Visit the fruit...more
Via Taormina Mare SNC, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 347 268 6442
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Massimo is a wonderful teacher who is incredibly passionate about having fun with food. We were a group of 12 but he involved all of us from start to finish - nobody was left out. We started with a tour of the local market where...More

Thank triathlonsean
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a seasoned traveler and experienced chef I enjoyed taking many cooking classes around the world. One of the highlights of my recent trip to Sicily was taking classes with Chef Massimo. Very educational trip to the market, numerous tips while cooking and gorgeous setting...More

Thank Aleksandra_Efimova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

strangers bonded together over pasta making and under Massimo’s tuition worked as a team. The instruction was clear with many useful tips and anecdotes. Our meal was very very good. I highly recommend Massimo and his cooking class.

Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our cooking class with Chef Massimo was fantastic! Being able to go to the market first and then have a hands on experience was so different than any class we’ve taken before. Once we had all of our ingredients, we made 6 amazing recipes and...More

1  Thank laurpec2018
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were fortunate enough to do a half day cooking class with Mimmo at has family’s restaurant in Taormina. We had a great day with Mimmo going to the local market, buy produce and then cooking at the most wonderful location in...More

Thank Rebah1
Reviewed 1 July 2018

My husband and I took Chef Massimo's cooking class while we were in Taormina for our honeymoon. Massimo was wonderful to work with from the very beginning! He is great on email and was extremely flexible with our schedule - he offers a class pretty...More

Thank MeganV572
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to Taormina on our honeymoon and booked this class before we flew out. Massimo is a really nice guy, we had a great time going round the market and learning about picking the best fish, fruit and veg. Back at...More

Thank Ernest J B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Our cooking class with Chef Massimo was one of the most fun activities of our entire trip. We learned so much about ingredients and cooking techniques, and the food was absolutely amazing. I would have paid this price for the food alone, so I'd say...More

1  Thank nahenn
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I cannot say enough about this cooking class! I took the class with my husband and three of our friends. Our skillsets ranged from experienced home-cooks to people with no cooking experience. All of us were thoroughly delighted! The day started out at the market...More

Thank HiItsGloria
Reviewed 6 June 2018

It was great to meet the young chef Massimo - he is passionate about food, high quality ingredients and local produce. First, he took us around Taormina market, learning how to distinguish between wild and farmed fish, how to chose the most flavoursome produce, and...More

1  Thank Zuzka123
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Kashia C
6 August 2018|
Response from massimo t | Property representative |
hello Kashia many thanks to contact me. the cost its €90 p.person.. if you send to me an e-mail I can sed to you the other details thanks Massimo
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Jasmine V
3 November 2017|
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Response from Lynne W | Reviewed this property |
I don't know cost, but Chef Massimo is a kind and gentle soul and I am sure would be great with kids!
Peter W
11 October 2016|
Response from Mkhulujo | Reviewed this property |
Hi there He doesn't use his own restaurant; I think the one he uses is called Varo. Hope this helps.