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Slow Cooking School

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“olive oil”(15 reviews)
“pasta”(14 reviews)
“il fontanaro”(7 reviews)
LEARN ITALIAN FOOD, LANGUAGE, CULTURE, AND CULINARY TRADITIONS FROM PROFESSIONAL experienced owners of FONTANARO Estate.The wonderful part of Italian cooking relies on the fact that is made with fresh and genuine ingredients, you can recreate...more
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Vocabolo Montanaro 64, 06060 Paciano, Italy
+39 338 740 8884
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my bucket list items was to take a cooking class in Tuscany and this met every expectation! The atmosphere was relaxed and inviting. I loved the chef, the hosts, the food, the wine - everything about it! I would highly recommend. Also, I...More

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bianca7667, Owner at Slow Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for rating us one of best cooking classes in Tuscany. Actually, we are in Umbria, Tuscany border even if before we where part of the Grand Duke of Tuscany. We hope to host you again, maybe for a cooking vacation? Or just to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved this class, and felt like part of the family when we left. Alina is an excellent cooking instructor, and made the entire day a blast! We had purchased an olive tree online thru Il Fontonara, and had no idea what to expect...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The class is hands on, informative, fun, and the class gets to eat what it cooks! What could be better?

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group had a wonderful day with Alina and her mother Lucia. The cooking component involved 4 different pasta making and some very helpful hints. The sauces were delicious. Most ingredients came from their kitchen garden. We were sent by email the recipes. Very warm...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time with CHef Walter. Learned the TRUE Italian way to make and cook pasta. (among other things)

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Reviewed 10 October 2018

I was in Tuscany for 2 weeks and this day of cooking and walking in the olive trees was the highlight of my trip.

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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Everything about the grounds, the cooking lessons, the pleasure of eating together and the tours of the wine cellar and olive oil production is simply magical! Thank you everyone for a very special day. It was the highlight of our trip.

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I had long wanted to take a cooking class while in Italy. I was traveling with three teenagers and a decidedly un-culinary husband. We all ended up having a marvelous time. The setting is lovely - a separate cottage with a cooks dining room and...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Everything is top: the wine, the food, the chef, the cooking, the eating and..... i can go on and go on. Our children loved it too.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Only a relatively short train ride from Rome and you’re in the Umbrian countryside enjoying “La Dolce Vita”. A wonderful interactive cooking class with Chef Walter on this beautiful site at Il Fontanaro will be a definite highlight for your Italian vacation. The meal was...More

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28 May 2016|
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Response from countryslowliving | Property representative |
we are inside il Fontanaro - paciano
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28 May 2016|
Response from countryslowliving | Property representative |
yes- we are always open except Saturday and Sunday because there are most of the holiday villas arrivals. Yes you should book it before:) You can contact us any time and we'll be happy to answer you as soon as we... More
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