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Creattivando Laboratorio Esperienzale Art & Food

Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Open today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Pesto Class!

Christina and Mario are so much fun!! This was the highlight of my trip to Italy!! Not only did... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri
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Pesto class

Mario and Cristina ! Thank you for a lovely afternoon of cooking. My girlfriends and I had such a... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Holly S
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Another way to experience Genova and Liguria: we prepare food together and talk about history, art and culture, food is a way to discover our region, from Cinque Terre to Genova and Sanremo. We organize food and wine tours to discover Genoa and...more
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Palazzo Imperiale Piazza Campetto 8A, 16123, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 403 7763
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Christina and Mario are so much fun!! This was the highlight of my trip to Italy!! Not only did they teach us how to make amazing pesto, they told us so much about the history of Genova. Loved this class and highly recommend! Loved it!!!...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Mario and Cristina ! Thank you for a lovely afternoon of cooking. My girlfriends and I had such a wonderful time. The history of the Palace and Genoa was terrific. You both truly have a gift. It was the perfect Genoa experience. The girls enjoyed...More

Thank Holly S
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My family of 4, with our two daughters ages 10 and 9, had a wonderful experience doing the Pesto and Pasta workshop with Mario and Cristina. We did this on our second day of our 17 day trip of Northern Italy and only here we...More

Thank Veronica R
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Not sure why it's 2nd and not 1st on the food tour list! Mario and Cristina were amazing! We got history of the palace...family history, apparently, we got a cooking lesson and we were treated like the Imperial family! We learned some history about Genova...More

Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

My hubby loves pesto so the Pesto and Pasta class was a must when we visited Genova. I’m so glad I picked Creattivando. Cristina and Mario were marvelous hosts and the setting in an old restored palace added to the awesome experience. The original artwork...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

You must try this! Cristina and Mario offer cooking classes to make your own pasta and pesto. We had a day in Genova and already booked a tour of the city, but we had a couple of hours to spare so were looking to do...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This is definitely a recommended activity. In the setting of the Palazzo Imperiale Mario and Cristina shared their food passion with us. We had a lovely trofiette al pesto that we made ourselves and also had the opportunity to taste other local specialities. This lovely...More

Thank HanneS833
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience! Making your own pesto in the traditional way and tasting it with some home made pasta. Mario and Christina are funny, very kind and mostly very passionated about Genua and its food. Last but not least, the setting in Palazzo imperiale is amazing!...More

Thank MaartenM208
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing day with Cristina and Mario learning pasta and pesto making and about Genova past and present. We were made to feel so welcome and the food was delicious. Thank you so much!

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience with cooking lesson combines with our language school. The location in Palazzo Imperiale is amazing.

Thank Vera S
creattivati, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Creattivando Laboratorio Esperienzale Art & Food, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

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Laura W
27 April 2018|
Response from creattivati | Property representative |
We can propose you our best experience named “emotional pesto”! With our particular basil we prepare genovese sauce with mortar, mix trofiette (our special pasta) with your pesto and eat “your” pasta & pesto. We add an... More
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2 August 2017|
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Response from creattivati | Property representative |
Hi, you can book via mail with your name ad phone number. Best regards. Mario
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