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Il Laboratorio del Pesto

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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So much fun!

Really enjoyed the pesto making class with Monia. It was a lot of fun and she was a great teacher... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
karen h
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British Columbia, Canada
Stock up on pesto, jam and olive oil

We had a few days of rotten weather in Levanto. Our hotel suggested this shop for buying local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
irnbark
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Hong Kong, China
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Via Dante Alighieri 16, 19015 Levanto, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the pesto making class with Monia. It was a lot of fun and she was a great teacher. It is clear she is passionate about what she does There were 6 of us taking the class. We got to make and taste our...More

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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 siete molto gentili, tornate presto a trovarci. Buona serata Luigina per Il laboratorio del pesto.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a few days of rotten weather in Levanto. Our hotel suggested this shop for buying local produce. Unfortunately we did not do the Pesto class. However, the shop has an amazing range of local produce. I stocked up on different types of Pesto,...More

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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Grazie Irnbark siamo felici di averti soddisfatto, ti aspettiamo presto per il corso di pesto al mortaio. Ancora Grazie. Buon...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had a great time learning to make pesto the traditional way. Everyone had a chance to make their own batch. We were served wine and many samples of typical Italian foods, The class was in English. The shop was cute and had great products....More

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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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grazie vi aspettiao presto a Levanto Buon Autunno Luigina per il laboratoriodelpesto

Reviewed 8 August 2018

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

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LuiginaLevanto, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Il Laboratorio del Pesto, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018
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Grazie Michelle è stato un piacere avervi qui nel nostro negozio, tornate presto a trovarci. grazie ancora Luigina

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
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

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-

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

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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

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

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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

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.

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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.

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

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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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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
28 March 2017|
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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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