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Chef Paolo Monti's Cucina Italiana Cooking School

Via Per Sant'Alessio n. 3684, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 329970
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We booked a pasta and sauce cooking class and were more than happy with what we learned. Chef Paolo... read more

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MathieuuP
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HIghly recommneded!

We signed up for Chef Paulo’s Pasta Cooking class hoping we would learn a bit about pasta. We had... read more

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Italian Cooking School in Lucca, Tuscany, day classes as well as 7 day all inclusive programs with tours and field trips. Hotel rooms available in our apartments. Intensive cooking classes, 8 to 14 recipes per class, hands on cooking, include lunch and recipes in English. Classes also in Deutsch, Francais, Espanol. Classes: Main Ingredients and Sauces, Fish and seafood, Fresh Pasta and pasta sauce, pizza, focaccia and bread. Tuscan Cooking, Chef Paolo's favorite dishes. Fun classes, delicious dishes, easy to make recipes!
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Via Per Sant'Alessio n. 3684, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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+39 0583 329970
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked a pasta and sauce cooking class and were more than happy with what we learned. Chef Paolo is easy to understand with easy to follow instructions. The end product was delicious and I can’t wait to show off my Italian sauce knowledge to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We signed up for Chef Paulo’s Pasta Cooking class hoping we would learn a bit about pasta. We had no idea how much of a treat the class would be. We learned how to make pasta, ravioli, whole wheat pasta, and so many wonderful sauces,...More

Thank MiRobTLH
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been my all time favorite cooking class. Chef Paolo is very personable, entertaining and has such a wealth of knowledge. Each dish made was heavenly! I am a picky eater though every dish we made was so delicious. I have already made many...More

Thank maddly_13
columbus1234, Proprietario at Chef Paolo Monti's Cucina Italiana Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much, you flatter me!! Come again!! Chef Paolo Monti

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

#1 on my bucket list was a cooking class in Italy and Chef Paolo did not disappoint! The instruction, meals and company were perfect! The bonus is that Chef is located in the charming city of Lucca! Go to Lucca and cook with Chef Paolo!

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a phenomenal experience and learning today with Chef Paolo and his staff. Chef was completely engaging with numerous tips , on holding knife properly , to effortlessly chop ingredients . He shared many story on the history of true Italian cooking which made...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom and I signed up for Chef Paolo’s class while in Montecatini and it did not disappoint. The amount of food we cooked and skills we learned in 4 hours was so amazing and delicious! We can’t wait to go home and make pasta...More

Thank Jamie B
columbus1234, Proprietario at Chef Paolo Monti's Cucina Italiana Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much! it was a pleasure cooking with you!! Buon Appetito! Chef Paolo Monti

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most wonderful week with Chef Paolo. He made learning his recipes so easy and fun. We are already implementing his trade secrets at home :) We suggest his cooking school to the beginner, the intermediate and the professional. Come learn, eat, laugh,...More

Thank Kiva L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our very best days in Italy was spent with Chef Paolo Monti on Oct 13. In addition to the great food and wine, he' just fun to hang out with.

Thank Bill R
columbus1234, Proprietario at Chef Paolo Monti's Cucina Italiana Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thank you very much it was fun hanging out with you too!! Buon appetito! chef Paolo

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My mother, sister and daughter and I took the Basics class. We had so much fun, wonderful company, fantastic food and learned many new things from Chef. I would definitely recommend it to everyone!

Thank amyiov6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was one of 7 family members (all adults) who did a morning class with Paolo who was very welcoming and interactive. He made sure we were all fully involved in the class. We made some incredible dishes, especially the risottos and thoroughly enjoyed eating...More

Thank Margaret W
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Teacher159
16 September 2017|
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Response from bingdash | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, yes I emailed him. There is a local bus that can take you there and back
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16 May 2017|
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Response from columbus1234 | Property representative |
Dear client, on 24th at 10 am I have fresh pasta and pasta sauces class at 4 pm it is free so far on 25th at 10 advanced seafood class at 4 pm it is still free. I hope to welcome you! Chef Paolo Monti
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joannasotir
22 April 2017|
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Response from columbus1234 | Property representative |
Dear Joanna, On 27th and 28th I have the fresh pasta and pasta sauces class at 10 am if you want to do another type of class like pizza, or risotto or tuscan class the 4 pm class on both days is available I hope to... More
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