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Healthy Organic Italian Cooking Class in Florence

  • Attend a cooking class in the heart of Florence, Italy
  • Learn to prepare a healthy, organic Italian meal
  • Discover fresh, local ingredients
Healthy Organic Italian Cooking Class in Florence
From USD 141.32
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Farmer's Market +Cooking ClassMost Popular
Before your Healthy Organic Cooking Class, enjoy a visit to the Farmer's Market with your chef. Shop for fresh, high quality, organic ingredients & discover excellent traditional Italian food products
USD 141.32
Italian Cooking Class Only
Meet your chef at the cooking school for your Healthy Organic Italian Cooking Class and enjoy!
USD 141.32
Discover the joy of cooking traditional Italian meals with healthy, organic ingredients during this 4-hour cooking class in the heart of Florence, Italy. At the MaMa Florence Cooking School, experience top-notch instruction in a beautiful facility. Select local ingredients filled with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants to prepare a 4-course Italian meal that not only tastes better but is also healthier. Prepare zucchini flowers fried in extra virgin olive oil, fresh pasta made with organic flour, special risotto made with fine rice and other grains — and, of course, a seasonal dessert and wine.
What to Expect
Your chef will welcome you to the beautiful kitchen of our well-equipped cooking school.
You'll be introduced to the the world of Italian whole food organic ingredients. Beyond not using synthetic pesticides, chemicals, and herbicides, being organic also promotes sustainability by using natural resources and raising animals responsibly and ethically.
You will discover how to choose local ingredients that are rich in vitamins, antioxidants, and minerals so you can make dishes that are much tastier, and good for your body and soul.
This Cooking School is not strictly vegetarian but ingredients from whole plant foods will represent the higher part of the class.
The hands-on class consists of the preparation of a four-course traditional Italian menu.
The appetizer will be prepared with fresh seasonal vegetables and herbs straight from the farmer's field. These may include Sage Leaves and/or Fried Zucchini Flowers fried in Extra-Virgin Olive Oil, Seasonal Vegetable Paté and other seasonal appetizers.
The first course includes either fresh pasta made with special organic flours, low in gluten or a special risotto made with fine rice selections and other grains commonly used in the Mediterranean diet.
The second course may be prepared with meats from organically raised animals or organic cheeses.
We finish with a seasonal dessert.
The meal is paired with local wine made from organically grown grapes.
Reviews (19)
1 - 5 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Amazing class!!!

We had a wonderful time at this class that involved everyone. My wife does not cook or drink but afterwards remarked about how much she enjoyed it. I do all the cooking at home and have had some fairly high level classes in the past...More

Thank Expedition95713
Reviewed 6 days ago
Pasta Amore!

Took the pasta class; we prepared 3 types of pasta, 1 appetizer and 1 dessert. This was probably my favorite activity during my vacation. We had a small class of 5 (although apparently, that is somewhat unusual). There was a lot of individual attention and...More

Thank JuliaC5113
vanessaheld, Public Relations Manager at MaMa Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for your lovely review of your MaMa Florence experience! And we're happy that your time with us was an educational and informative experience! One of our school's goals is to share how approachable and possible it is to create amazing pasta from...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic experience

With only a few days in Florence we were mixed about taking a cooking class, and losing valuable time to explore the city. But as it turns out, this class introduced us to so much about Florence, Italian culture, history and sensibilities, it was well...More

Thank Catherine C
vanessaheld, Public Relations Manager at MaMa Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Catherine, Thank you for your kind words! You are right taking a cooking class at MaMa Florence teaches so much about the country, as during your lesson you are told about Italian tradition as well as chatting about the country and, well...a lot about...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Best cooking class I've taken

My boyfriend and I take cooking classes all the time in New York and love them, but this one at Mama Florence was particularly special. We started with a private tour of the market (thank you, Danny!) then walked over to the school where we...More

Thank Annie M
vanessaheld, Public Relations Manager at MaMa Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Annie, Thank you so much for your kind words, we love helping to create new food-based memories with our friends, and our chefs and staff are always happy to make sure your course experience is the best possible! Cooking classes always come with lots...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile
Warmest of welcomes and delicious food!

We had such a lovely morning with Michele, Danny and Laura at Mama Florence. The prosecco was the most delicious I have tasted and the making of pasta we did was much fun and tasted delicious too! The meatballs were very good and so was...More

Thank Lizzie W
vanessaheld, Public Relations Manager at MaMa Florence, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear James, Thanks very kindly for your wonderful review above ! We're so excited to read that you were so happy to spend time with us: we pride ourselves on providing a welcoming environment and the best wine selections. Thank you also for recommending us...More

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David M
3 July 2018|
Response from Kefilm | Reviewed this property |
I took their class. I’m from NYC and Uber isn’t used much in my experience in Italy. They use this app called myTaxi. Secondly, reaching the class in 15 mins would be cutting it very close. There was a lot of traffic around... More