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Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa

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Hands-on cooking of true regional cuisine is the highlight of our vacation in Italy!

From the warm and detailed email notes preparing for our visit, to the well organized, hands-on... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Mama Isa does a wonderful job of showing how to cook authentic and traditional Italian food and a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gary G
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Established in 2008 and designated by The New York Times and by other famous travel websites as one of the top five cookery classes in Italy. Mama Isa's Cooking School offers half-day (or one day) classes in fresh pasta making, bread making, pizza...more
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Center of Padua, 35141, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

As part of our trip to Venice and Northern Italy, we wanted to take a cooking class. Our 3 day class with Mama Isa was perfect. I know my way around a kitchen, and was worried that it might be too elementary for me, but...More

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isacookinpadua, Manager at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2014

Dear Mark, thank you so much for this amazing review. You made everybody happy with this review. I love to share my great passion for good food! I'm really glad you enjoyed the time spent together and we will love to welcome you again. See...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the warm and detailed email notes preparing for our visit, to the well organized, hands-on cooking lessons in Mama Isa's kitchen, this two day cooking classes were wonderful. Isa balances well showing us correct techniques with lots of 'hands-on' so that we truly learned...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Buongiorno dear Sherpa28044101372, We are so happy that your experience was a Hands-on cooking of true regional cuisine is the highlight of our vacation in Italy". Have fun making a lot of Italian recipes back home, and don't hesitate to email us with any questions....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mama Isa does a wonderful job of showing how to cook authentic and traditional Italian food and a history lesson at the same time I spent a lot a time with Mama Isa cooking 1 on 1 and I had a great time with her...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks dear Gary! Best regards Chef Isa

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mama Isa provides authentic Italian recipes and cooking tips. She and her husband are knowledgeable, warm, and accommodating to everyone ‘s cooking abilities. We had a lovely day of cooking, eating, and experiencing Italian culture...including a wonderful playlist!

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ChefIsa62, Manager at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mogulrose2, thanks a lot for your review! I hope you can visit us again in the future so we can offer you another "fantastico" experience! Many thanks, Chef Isa and Mama Isa's Cooking School Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cooking with Mama Isa was the highlight of our entire trip. She and her husband/sous chef were the consummate hosts, opening their house and making us feel like we were learning in our own home. On top of crafting delicious dishes from her family recipes,...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear curtiscreekmore Thank you for your review of your cooking class with us. We are so glad you mentioned us and your experience as "delicious and educational". We look forward to hosting you again as your travel brings you back to the Padova Area. Kindest...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 15yr old daughter and I were very spoilt with a one on one 4 hr class. The personalised menu/class plan, the music, the local wine, the limoncello the company was all perfection. I have done many cooking classes and what you want to walk...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Garry G, Thanks a lot for your review! I hope you can make Mama Isa's recipes we did at home. Next time we are so happy to offer you another fantastic experience, maybe a pizza class! best regards Chef Isa and Stefano

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the most special and lovely experience. Isa and her husband were absolutely delightful and made us feel at home. The food we made was the best food I ate while I was in Italy, and I also learned a lot about the history...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear mjbarber22, Thanks a lot for your fantastic review! I hope you can make Mama Isa's recipes we did at home. Next time we are so happy to offer you another fantastic experience, maybe a pizza and gelato cooking class! best regards Chef Isa and...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I went to the class with high expectations because of the outstanding reviews and the experience exceeded those expectations. Isa and her husband Stefano are warm and welcoming hosts into their home. The class was small and takes place in her kitchen. The chef speaks...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2018

Buongiorno dear Knyte7, We are so happy that you had a perfect experience with us! Have fun making a lot of Italian recipes back home, and don't hesitate to email us with any questions. Grazie Mille! Love, Mama Isa's Cooking School and the team

Reviewed 8 October 2018

This was the real deal. Chef mama Isa and her husband were excellent teachers. Come prepared to listen, watch and learn.

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Buongiorno dear kobrien63, thanks for your interest Grazie Mille! Mama Isa's Cooking School and the team

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Mama Isa was a great time with amazing food. Took my girlfriend there for a pizza making class on her birthday. We left with new cooking skills and full of pizza. The class was comfortable, fun, tasty, and informative. Would highly recommend.

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear lff829, thanks for your review! We hope to meet you again in the future. Best wishes Chef Isa

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Chef Isa is a natural teacher (and this is coming from a teacher!). Kind and knowledgeable, she walked us through the steps to make authentic, delicious Italian Pizza. Also a historian, she was able to tell us many facts about the history of pizza making...More

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ChefIsa62, Direttore at Cooking Classes in Venice area with Mama Isa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Dear truthw89, Thanks a lot for your review! I hope you can make the pizza recipe we did at home. Next time we are so happy to offer you another fantastic experience, maybe a pasta class! best regards Chef Isa and Stefano

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