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Let's cook in Umbria

Strada di San Marino 25, 06125, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 589 9951
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Not your typical experience while touring Italy

Rafaella is a ball of energy that likes to cook and teach. Had a great experience there creating... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Randy H
True Italian Cooking Experience

This was a true Italian cooking experience from the countryside villa to the rows of olive trees... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andrew L
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“la volpe” (21 reviews)
“crostata” (19 reviews)
“gnocchi” (19 reviews)
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Strada di San Marino 25, 06125, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 589 9951
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rafaella is a ball of energy that likes to cook and teach. Had a great experience there creating lunch with Pasta Dishes, Meat dishes, Vegetable Dishes, and great Desert Dishes. They make a great wine on the farm and it was available every day we...More

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a true Italian cooking experience from the countryside villa to the rows of olive trees. Rafaella is as gracious as she is knowledgeable and her charm is intoxicating. If you want to take a cooking class in Umbria, look no further as this...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved staying here. We stayed for 3 nights and did 2 days cooking followed by trekking in the afternoon. Lovely spacious and comfy bedrooms with a kitchenette . Raffaella is a very warm and generous host. We really enjoyed the cooking class which was exceptionally...More

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh my gosh, this was so much fun! It was just me and my fiancee at this particular class. Raffaella was wonderful and it was really great to learn to cook traditional Umbrian food. It was a 4 course meal and about a half day...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We cannot say enough about our wonderful experience with Raffaella's "Let's Cook in Umbria" over the Christmas holiday 2016. Raffaella is a gifted chef and teacher who is kind and patient, no matter your culinary level of expertise. While I have been cooking for over...More

Thank Linacr1974
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Raffaella is such an amazing teacher. She teaches with passion and lots of experience. With a family of 5 (2 teenagers and a 9 year old) it is tough to find things we all enjoy. This was one of those things that we all enjoyed....More

Thank Padres72
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Recently my wife and I spent the morning with Rafaella and a father and son from the UK to do some Italian cooking. It was a great time spent together, learning how to cook, but more importantly learning about the Italian culture and customs.....what was...More

Thank FamFunIllinois
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My son and I had a great half day cooking with Raffaella at her home. She devised a delicious four course menu which we prepared and then ate! Returned home with great menus and new skills. Very hospitable, lovely home and farm just outside Perugia....More

Thank Rambrook
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My mother, a friend and I had a lovely drive out to Rafaella's family farm, where Olives and many other things are grown. Rafaella planned an attractive and delicious menu, telling us about the ingredients as we went - ie ones that are local to...More

Thank ruthena2017
raffa1864, Owner at Let's cook in Umbria, responded to this review

Dear Ruth, Glad to hear that your children enjoyed the Crostata we made in the class and that they want to participate in my class in the . I will organize a perfect menu for children. If you have any questions about the recipes used...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

I had the privilege of cooking and learning (for 7 days!) with 4 other friends last summer with Rafaella. I never thought making fresh pasta was possible. Rafaella's technique--hands on, easy to follow instructions and having fun with fellow students while doing it--made it a...More

Thank RoseLongBeach
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Tamara S
Hello. I am interested to know if there are any classes planned for 25 or 26 March 2017. Many thanks.
5 January 2017|
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Response from cjrmaz6sydney | Reviewed this property |
You should contact Let's Cook in Umbria direct. I have no thing to do with bookings. I can praise it though was all wonderful.
Norma P
Planning on going in July. I have a question? You mentioned that Staff checked on you to see if you wanted to go into to town? Is this something that they do regularly? I wasn't sure if we would be stuck at the farm with no means to get into town for purchases. Also, What is the weather like in the summer? Is there air conditioning at the farm? Is the weather tolerable? I appreciate any responses. It sounds so wonderful to be there.
25 April 2016|
Response from suryemist |
We have been to this area 5 or 6 times, the last time in July last year. It was really HOT!! Because we stay in a fairly remote villa we always pick up a car for the duration of our trip and one day we ventured into Todi... More
Lisa M
Hello again are there any photos on line of the accomodation at the cooking school? Thanks Lisa
30 April 2015|
Response from raffa1864 | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, I cannot send you ling from the Trip advisor for sorry :-( If you search in google "Let's cook in Umbria" you will find the site of my cooking school and if you search "agriturismo la volpe e l'uva" you will find... More
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