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Il Laboratorio del Pesto

Via Dante Alighieri 16, 19015 Levanto, Italy
+39 0187 158 1709
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Pesto making class - so much fun!

Monia (I hope I am spelling this correctly) was a wonderful teacher and host! My family of four... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle E
What a wonderful experience!

My daughter and I love to eat, and we LOVE pesto, so we thought this pesto class would be a fun way... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Jade S
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Thomaston, Georgia
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Via Dante Alighieri 16, 19015 Levanto, Italy
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+39 0187 158 1709
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Monia (I hope I am spelling this correctly) was a wonderful teacher and host! My family of four took one of her class and LOVED every minute of it! We got to taste many different kinds of pesto and other local specialties. We had scheduled...More

Thank Michelle E
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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Grazie Michelle è stato un piacere avervi qui nel nostro negozio, tornate presto a trovarci. grazie ancora Luigina

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I love to eat, and we LOVE pesto, so we thought this pesto class would be a fun way to spend the morning. We were right! Monia was so knowledgeable and gave us the right amount of instruction to help us make...More

Thank Jade S
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Luigina P, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018
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Grazie Grazie siamo felici che abbiate apprezzato, tornate a trovarci presto e BUON PESTO A VOI.ciao

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

We had a pesto class as a part of the tour we were on. Our teacher and her husband run the shop it is held in. She was terrific. We learned a lot about the different types of olive oil and olives and the regions...More

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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018
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Grazie siamo felici di avervi conosciuto e che apprezziate i nostri prodotti, vi aspettiamo a Levanto. grazie ancora buona estate-

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

I had read about taking a pesto class here on TA before we left for Italy and made sure to stop by the shop on our first day to arrange a class. We took the class at La Nicchia Pestifera which is right around the...More

Thank Kristi B
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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018
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Grazie Kristi sono felice di avervi avuto a Levanto, tornate presto a trovarci e BUON PESTO A TUTTI

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We had the best time learning how to make pesto with Luigina! She was absolutely informative and very kind to us. My Husband and I had a great time with her and now can call ourselves pesto experts! Too bad we can’t get those delicious...More

Thank ValfromCA
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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018
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Grazie di cuore siete molto gentili, sono felice di avervi accolto a Levanto e di aver passato del tempo con...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This was a very fun way to spend the morning! The information we were given about the history, the ingredients and the process of making pesto was interesting and well delivered. The samples were very generous and the whole experience was value for money.

Thank SuziE665
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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018
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Bungiorno, grazie i vostri complimenti sono molto graditi, tornate presto a trovarci. Buona estate.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic time learning how to make authentic pesto, would 100 percent recommend bought lots of stuff to take home x

Thank lynne h
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Luigina P, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018
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Grazie mille gentilissimi Vi aspetto ancora a Levanto

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

15eur now (previous reviewers paid 10), and totally worth it. Monia is a hoot and the class is a lot of fun. You will leave stuffed, buzzed, and with new friends! Kids are welcome (and our 7 year old was free).

Thank Kangarugur
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

So when its raining in Cinque Terre, what are four girls to do? Take a pesto making class! This class was a life-changer for us. Not only did we have an absolute ball, but we picked up a skill (Diploma to prove it!) that will...More

Thank LeighTennessee
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you ever want to know how to make real Italian pesto, this is the place to take a class to learn how. Monia, the instructor, is a delightful woman who relates easily to everyone. The class starts with a glass of local wine. Then...More

Thank Robert M
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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017
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Grazie molto gentili sono felice che vi sia piaciuto...vi aspetto per una bevuta insieme. buona estate.

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zoer939
11 April 2018|
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Response from LuiginaLevanto | Property representative |
ciao scusa il ritardo per la risposta. ci sono parecchi treni per tornare a Monterosso. la nostra zona è servita molto bene. grazie ciao Luigina
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sam1706
22 July 2017|
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Ti ringrazio per la visita, mi spiace ma non è possibile spedire niente nel tuo paese, dovrai tornare a Levanto , ti aspettiamp
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lukehockett
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ciao scusa ma mi sembra che ci siamo sentiti per telefono, nel caso rimandami una mail. grazie ciao
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