We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class

Localita Fossatello 50, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
+39 334 356 7935
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Amazing Experience!

My husband and I travelled to Orvieto on our honeymoon this past summer. Our guidebook recommended... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tanya Alexandra C
An Unforgettable Family Experience

We could not have asked for a better day and place to experience the best of what Orvieto offers... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Saramari L
Read all 61 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
In the magnificent setting of Saint Mary of Decugnano Chapel, overlooking Orvieto in the distance through rolling hills and ancient vineyards, Decugnano dei Barbi Estate has the pleasure to present traditional Umbrian cuisine cooking classes.After a tour to the winery, lead by our qualified guide you will gain a deep understanding of wine making techniques, followed by cooking lessons in the Chapel, where our local cook will be delighted to share her knowledge of traditional cuisine. Simple recipes taught through generations, using ingredients only available in season for everyday meals or for special regional festivities, specially paired with Decugnano dei Barbi wines, which have been produced in this area for over eight centuries. The perfect match for an authentic experience! WE ARE OPEN Saturday and Sunday
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Localita Fossatello 50, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
CONTACT
Website
+39 334 356 7935
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Orvieto
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (61)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"pasta"
in 15 reviews
"decugnano dei barbi"
in 24 reviews
"cooking lesson"
in 4 reviews
"wine tour"
in 10 reviews
"anna rita"
in 33 reviews
"sparkling wine"
in 5 reviews
"sweet lady"
in 2 reviews
"cooking class was held"
in 2 reviews
"great fun"
in 4 reviews
"winery"
in 29 reviews
"estate"
in 6 reviews
"instructor"
in 3 reviews
"wines"
in 24 reviews
"apron"
in 3 reviews
"pins"
in 2 reviews
"chapel"
in 15 reviews
"tasting"
in 6 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I travelled to Orvieto on our honeymoon this past summer. Our guidebook recommended the traditional cooking class with wine pairings at Decugnano Dei Barbi and it could not have been more right! After a tour of the winery, including going down into...More

Thank Tanya Alexandra C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tanya Alexandra C, Thank you so much for your kind review. Myself, Clara and Rosanna are delighted you had a good time at Decugnano dei Barbi. Please come and visit us again should you pass by Orvieto!! Kind regards Anna Rita

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We could not have asked for a better day and place to experience the best of what Orvieto offers. Our family will never forget the excursion to this historic winery and the camaraderie of cooking together an authentic Italian meal. It was fresh and delicious!...More

Thank Saramari L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Saramari, All the Decugnanos' team would like to thank you for your kind review. It was a real pleasure to meeting you and your family. Please do not hesitate to pass by should you be back in Orvieto one day! Kind regards Anna Rita

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Shortly after moving to Italy, I took a weekend excursion to Orvieto and my friends and I booked this cooking class. We had a fantastic time! About a year later, I took another cooking class in Sorrento and it didn't even come close to comparing...More

1  Thank Eileen J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Eileen, Thank you for your time and kind review. We are delighted you've enjoyed our cooking class and we hope some of the recipes prepared may be repeated. We look forward to welcoming you again should you pass by Orvieto!! Kind regards Anna rita

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2017

It was a windy morning in the late fall going all downhill from the main house of the Barbi's estate, the ancient place named "Decugnano" [maybe "The well-known Janus field"], in front of the Cliff on which the town of Orvieto was built-up by the...More

Thank daccoPerugia
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear daccoPerugia, Thank you so much for your detailed review. We are delighted you had a good time cooking and tasting with us, Rosanna and I would like to express our pleasure in entertaining you for the afternoon. Should you wish to come again we...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Anna Rita welcomed us as if we were family. The tour of the vineyard and caves was so interesting and informative and relaxed. Rosanna gave us cooking instructions and encouraged us to "try this at home". Next came dinner with wine pairings that you can...More

1  Thank Zelda628
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Zelda628, A personal thank you for the kind words. I truly enjoy your company too! Rosanna also would like to thank you, what a better way to spend and afternoon touring, cooking and tasting. Should you pass by Orvieto again, please do not hesitate...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We were a group of six women staying in Orvieto. Anna Rita arranged our taxi to Decugnano (20 euros p/p). It was a lovely 30 min. drive We thought the outing was just for us, but another group of about 8 joined us for the...More

2  Thank GardaGal0912
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear GardaGal0912, We would like to thank you for your time and effort. This summer was the hottest on record, we have never encountered temperature like 2017! We glad, however, you had a good time with your friends, hopefully you might try the recipes at...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Highly recommend this great experience to learn to cook your own Italian meal. Learning from Rosanna, who hardly spoke English, was awesome. She was a fabulous teacher. Anna Rita's tour of the property and winery was so interesting and getting to taste and pair the...More

1  Thank Jen A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Jen A, Rosanna and I would like to thank you for your kind review, we hope you might have tried some recipes with great success! Our cooking classes are perfect way to spend half day with the family, suitable for all kind of age....More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is highly professionally done, and an absolute blast. The wine tour itself is spectacular as our guide Anna REALLY knows everything there is to know about wine, and her passion shows. The class itself moves along well, and gives a diversity of things to...More

Thank bordeauxbound
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
taby69, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear bordeauxbound, Many thanks for your kind contribution, Rosanna and I are delighted you had a good time with us. We hope you can repeat the recipes we did together and we might see you again at Decugnano dei Barbi for more dishes to share....More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This was by far my husband's and my favorite activity when touring Italy! Our cooking instructor, Rosanna, barely spoke a word of English but she showed us how to make homemade pasta, pizza, and other Italian classics just by using her hands and her wonderful...More

Thank Megan P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I whole-heartedly recommend this cooking class/winery tour! It was the highlight of the entire trip! We booked this and hired a driver to take us to and from and it was worth every last euro!!! Great fun. What an experience! The food was scrumptious, the...More

Thank shelley w
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 30 hotels in Orvieto
La Penisola Hotel
98 reviews
4.49 km away
Inncasa
636 reviews
5.16 km away
Gialletti
190 reviews
5.17 km away
Hotel Orvieto
286 reviews
5.25 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Agriturismo Pomonte
136 reviews
3.24 km away
Casa Vissani
368 reviews
5.25 km away
Pizzeria del Ponte
10 reviews
5.62 km away
Il Caio
90 reviews
1.57 km away
Nearby Attractions
Barberani Wine
9 reviews
3.90 km away
Tenuta di Salviano
11 reviews
6.75 km away
Museo dell'Ovo Pinto
5 reviews
6.58 km away
San Nicolo Church
8 reviews
6.68 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Decugnano Dei Barbi Cooking Class staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit