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Learn how to cook real authentic Italian food while having a blast!

Giuseppe and Sandra welcome you into their magnificent kitchen fully equipped for an unforgettable... read more

Reviewed 29 February 2012
Sophie K
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Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Unforgettable experience in Florence

This was a highlight of our two week Rome to Milan driving tour. Giuseppe Castri, his wife Sandra... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2011
bdouty
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Minneapolis
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29 Feb 2012
“Learn how to cook real authentic Italian food while having a blast!”
3 Jul 2011
“Unforgettable experience in Florence”
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Reviewed 29 February 2012

Giuseppe and Sandra welcome you into their magnificent kitchen fully equipped for an unforgettable cooking lesson of at least 6 hours. If the chef enjoys himself just as much as you do, he'll make it last (and the wine pour) even longer. This is the...More

Date of experience: November 2011
2  Thank Sophie K
Reviewed 3 July 2011

This was a highlight of our two week Rome to Milan driving tour. Giuseppe Castri, his wife Sandra and their translator Mike are lovely people, and the absolutely delicious dishes they prepared for us became the standard by which our other meals were measured (and...More

Date of experience: June 2011
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Reviewed 13 June 2011

Magici Sapori was the simply the most amazing experience. I have been to Italy many times & am a passionate fan of Italian food. I now know many new wonderful tips and techniques which has raised my technical ability in the kitchen to another level!...More

1  Thank Sarajane73
Reviewed 15 May 2011

i have been cookery lessons at Magici Sapori twice, and both times have been wonderful experiences. Giuseppe and Sandra are great hosts; friendly and knowledgeable. Their passion for Tuscan cooking is contagious. On the most recent visit, my friends and I made and eat bruschetta,...More

Date of experience: May 2011
1  Thank baileyrichard1
Reviewed 11 May 2011

During a recent trip to Italy, my family and friends joined Giuseppe and Sandra for a cooking class in Florence featuring traditional Tuscan and Florentine dishes. Without question, it was the best time we had during an outstanding vacation. We picked the dishes in advance...More

Date of experience: April 2011
2  Thank josephthornton
Reviewed 9 May 2011

Dear Giuseppe & Sandra, I want to thank you again for a most memorable evening in your cucina. We had a wonderful vacation but I think the highlight was the night of Cooking Magic with you. You made us feel so welcome, it was fun...More

Date of experience: April 2011
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Reviewed 1 April 2011

A small group of us came to the school for an evening of cooking however we got much more than that. Not only did we learn many tricks and secrets about how to make wonderful traditional Italian dishes but we were highly entertained by our...More

Date of experience: April 2011
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Reviewed 12 October 2010

I can't say enough about this! We booked this based on a suggestion from our hotel, and it was beyond expectations. Giuseppe and Sandra were friendly, entertaining, and excellent cooks and teachers. We prepared a delicious 7 course meal, tasted some amazing cheeses and wines,...More

Thank PatUNH1980
Reviewed 1 January 2010

Magici Sapori was, hands down, the best experience of our recent trip to Europe! We were booked into the pasta course from our B&B hosts, and were not entirely sure of what to expect. However, we could not have been more impressed! The hosts were...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2009

During a recent stay in Florence, I was fortunate enough to participate in 3 classes at the Magici Sapori Cookery School with Giuseppe Castri. I was told the classes would last for approximately four hours, however, often they lasted for much longer, during which time...More

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stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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