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La Cucina di Giuseppina - Italian Cooking School

Via del Castello 34, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
+39 348 003 4869
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A memorable day with Giuseppina and Carrina

Giuseppina is an amazing teacher! I am not afraid to make pasta now, already ordered my pasta... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deborah D
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
Highly recommended

This evenings cooking course was a highlight of our stay in Tuscany. Excellent hospitality in a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeff P
via mobile
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Giuseppina and her sons, run with passion a cooking school in Certaldo, between Florence and Siena, A beautiful medieval village. With more than ten years of experience in teaching, Giuseppina loves to lead students in the secrets of traditional Tuscan cuisine. And her family, which shares the same passion for the joys of life and food, offers to participate in activities such as truffle hunting and wine tasting.
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Via del Castello 34, 50052, Certaldo, Italy
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+39 348 003 4869
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Giuseppina is an amazing teacher! I am not afraid to make pasta now, already ordered my pasta attachment for my KitchenAid! We were 3 couples that had never met before and by the end of the day we were hugging each other arrivederci. That's the...More

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This evenings cooking course was a highlight of our stay in Tuscany. Excellent hospitality in a glorious village. Giuseppina runs the cooking and her wine maker son, Luca, are extremely informative about both the food and wine. We will return next time we are in...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Cooking with Guiseppina and Luca was a trip highlight and a memorable experience! They welcomed us into their kitchen and provided us with a meal that was not only delicious but one we can totally make at home. Their warm demeanor was exceptional and made...More

Thank Stefanie M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Our family of 7 and our 10 month old grandchild had a wonderful experience cooking with Giuseppina and Luca. They were warm and welcoming and so hospitable. We had a wonderful day cooking delicious food, especially the zucchini flowers (which were awesome) and drinking Luca's...More

Thank AnnOldB
Certaldus, Direttore at La Cucina di Giuseppina - Italian Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017
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grazie grazie grazie!!!!

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We spent a great day with Giuseppina and Luca at the cooking studio in Certaldo Alto! They were knowledgeable, entertaining and very accommodating for our private family group of seven (including a two year old). The cooking studio was perfectly set-up for a group of...More

Thank Girlkid1970
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I joined the truffle hunting+lunch experience tour before we started our trip in Italy. Simone had been answering my emails quickly every time I got questions in mind.He was able to give me answers, which was really helpful. Thank God it was...More

Thank wong52001
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Stunning food with high quality ingredients and such a warm and wonderful family! My boyfriend actually asked Giuseppina to adopt him as he loved her cooking and her family so much. It was a perfect day and we thoroughly enjoyed every moment from the truffle...More

Thank C140
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Hard to top a day when you mix learning how to cook with great wine, laughter and a beautiful scenery. This was a highlight of my trip!

Thank Dawna D
Reviewed 19 June 2017

My wife and I booked the Truffle Hunting tour with lunch and it has easily been the highlight of our vacation. Luigi and his son Luca took us through the woods with their truffle hunting dog. Not only did we get an expert level course...More

Thank reajerr
Certaldus, Direttore at La Cucina di Giuseppina - Italian Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Grazie!! I'm happy you enjoyed the time you spent with us.

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Have just finished the class with my husband and 2 friends, from the moment you meet Giuseppina in lower Certaldo you feel like family! Decide the menu, shop the ingredients and then head back via the cable car to her studio. Here magic happens -...More

Thank Donna J
Certaldus, Direttore at La Cucina di Giuseppina - Italian Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Grazie Donna, we love what we do and you can feel it!

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Chumba60
1 March 2016|
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Response from Nancy H | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I would call Giuseppina or email.
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Junelle23
15 July 2015|
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Response from Phil S | Reviewed this property |
You can also take the train from Florence to Certaldo. It's only 40 minutes and you can then enjoy the wine that accompanies your food!
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