Tours & activities by Elite Travel Consulting Inc from Viator

  • Location: Florence, Italy
  • Duration: 5 hours (approx.)
From USD $83.36

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Cooking enthusiasts and novices alike, learn to prepare a four-course Tuscan banquet during this half day cooking workshop in the heart of Florence. Source produce from a local market and feast on your creations afterwards. Best of all, you get to keep all the recipes so you can wow friends and family with your Tuscan talents even after you've left Italy. Please note that the class will be divided into two groups, with a maximum of 12 people per chef for a more personal experience.

Highlights

  • Excellent value for money
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Ideal choice for families
Under the guidance of your English speaking chef, you'll be engaged every step of the way, from sourcing seasonal produce in a local market to food preparation at a distinguished cooking school.

Step into the colorful and historic San Lorenzo central market and witness the lively exchanges between residing Florentines and robust stall owners as you select the freshest ingredients for class.

After trying your hand at a starter, two main courses and dessert, it's time to sample your Tuscan creations. Gather round the table with your fellow aspiring chefs, sip some Tuscan wine and taste away!

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Central Florence
Departure Time:
9:40am
Duration:
5 hours (approx.)

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Pricing information

Florence Cooking Course and Local Market Visit

San Lorenzo Central Market, Florence
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Inclusions:
  • Lunch with wine
  • Recipes to take home
  • Cooking class with expert chef (maximum 12 people per chef)
  • Walking tour through local San Lorenzo Market
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Not recommended for child aged 8 and under
  • The cooking class will be operated by 2 professional Chefs. The class will be divided in 2 groups, and each Chef will look after 12 participants
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Jeffrey A, May 2016

This was a terrific activity! Our group was only 4 people and we started with a tour of the San Lorenzo market. Walter was very knowledgeable and we got to taste various balsamic vinegars and truffle products. After the tour, we walked back to the kitchen and started cooking. We made bruschetta, fettucine with truffle sauce, meatloaf and panna cotta with strawberry sauce for dessert. Walter explained all the steps to us so it will be easy to make everything again. We also got a booklet with the recipes. I definitely recommend doing this!

Reviewed by: Joyce R, May 2016

So good and it was so fun to go through the market and get our food. Walter was a wonderful guide.
Our final result was a delicious meal that we actually did ourselves!