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Giglio Cooking Day Course

Via del Ghirlandaio 6b, 50121, Florence, Italy
+39 055 614 5914
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A delicious way to spend an evening!

I traveled with a group of 20 to Italy & Greece in February 2017. The highlight of our visit to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cooking with Marcella was an exceptional experience! Highest recommendation.

After doing quite a bit of research on cooking schools and reading loads of TripAdvisor reviews, I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Betty U
Unityville, Pennsylvania
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+39 055 614 5914
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I traveled with a group of 20 to Italy & Greece in February 2017. The highlight of our visit to Florence, was spending a few hours with Marcella at her cooking school. First off, she explained the proper way to make pasta--the ingredients & how...More

Thank marnibev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After doing quite a bit of research on cooking schools and reading loads of TripAdvisor reviews, I decided to spend the afternoon with Marcella in a private cooking class. Before the class we exchanged several emails where she provided a list of dishes I could...More

Thank Betty U
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Marcella provides an excellent experience for me, my wife, our 1& year old son and my mother in law, so it is great for all generations. We learned new cooking techniques and enjoyed eating the fruits of our labor. Marcella is an excellent teacher who...More

Thank Timalnick
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Taking an authentic cooking class with Marcella is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon. We arrived to a warm welcome and overview of the customized 3 course menu we previously selected for our cooking experience. Marcella was engaging, gracious and fun while ensuring our...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Our personal cooking class with Marcella was the highlight of our 18 day trip! She was incredible! To start, we were able to create a fully customized menu, which is so unique when it comes to a cooking school. With dietary restrictions and picky eaters,...More

1  Thank D M
Reviewed 15 July 2016

While my daughter already rated this school, I felt the need to do the same from a different perspective. Unlike my daughter and son-in-law, I have been married and cooking for many many years, and I too learned a lot from Marcella! She is an...More

1  Thank Maria G
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a must do when in Florence! I did the cooking class with my husband and my mother as special day away from sight seeing. Marcella was so friendly and accommodating when choosing our menu for the class before arriving in Italy. All of...More

Thank Leanna G
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Great 1-on-1 experience in the kitchen with a master chef. Marcella was a great teacher and together we made a wonderful meal. I would recommend this class to serious foodies who are wanting to really dive into the Italian cuisine.

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

For all the food lovers (and professional cooks)- this is the place for you. Marcella is a unique person that is worth to know and to learn from.

Thank AtalyaEinMor
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Marcella was outstanding! My wife and I took a private pasta class during our visit to Italy. Her hands on teaching method had us making pasta, gnocchi, meat gravy for tagliatelle and a lemon cake soaked with some lemoncello- then we enjoyed eating all we...More

4  Thank cchadb
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I don't see prices for this class.
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Can just two people take the class?
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does the Bellvue Syrene have an exercise room(with a treadmill?)
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