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Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School

Via Casali 2-4, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 392 589 4734
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A truly great experience!

We had the best day with Alessandra! We were lucky enough to have her all to ourselves for our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jennaelizabeth2
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cooked in our rental condo

The most wonderful food. The best Risotto. Pork medallions. So good. Fabulous fresh food. Dessert... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Noreen H
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Coral Springs, Florida
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Cooking and experiencing an Italian home, chatting and making lifetime friends ofìver a plate of pasta. Laughing and discussing the worlds problems while indulging on a freshly made dessert, Italian life, Italian kitchen, hands on, heart on.
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Via Casali 2-4, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the best day with Alessandra! We were lucky enough to have her all to ourselves for our cooking class. We met in Cortona to chat about Italian cuisine and the menu for the day. Then we continued on to some local markets to...More

Thank jennaelizabeth2
viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your nice words! I hope to have you again in my kitchen!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most wonderful food. The best Risotto. Pork medallions. So good. Fabulous fresh food. Dessert was fresh poached pear with chocolate sauce. Shared cooking techniques.

Thank Noreen H
viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kindness, It was fun.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a villa in Cortona with friends. Alessandra came with her helper, fully equipped with fresh ingredients and all necessary implements. They whipped up one of the best meals we had in our two weeks in Italy, including at the finest restaurants. Absolutely...More

Thank mbrawer
viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was such a pleasure to be able to serve you my plates. Hope to see you again in the future! Thank you!

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were lucky enough to have Alessandra all to ourselves for our day long lesson. First coffee and planning, then shopping followed by prep and cooking. The time flew, the wine flowed and the food was all we could have wished for...More

Thank Wilcox1
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My husband and I spent a day cooking with Alessandra while on our honeymoon in Cortona. The bottom line is that we thought it was a great experience and had a very fun time. We started the morning planning our menu at a cafe in...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 adults had a wonderful day of cooking with Alessandra. We started with shopping at the local meat market, produce stand, and grocery (for wine, of course). Then we drove to her house nearby where we learned all about Tuscan cooking techniques...More

Thank newtuxedo
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Alessandra is so welcoming and friendly we knew is was going to be a great day right from the start. We began by discussing menu options over espresso, then off to shopping at local markets to gather everything we needed and then to Alessandra's home...More

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

After recently purchasing a home in Cortona we invited friends to visit. We spent a wonderfully enjoyable and informative, not to mention delicious, day with Alessandra in her home. Our class started at the local butcher shop, progressed to the bakery and finally a stop...More

Thank Virginia M
viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you Virginia! I do my best to accomodate my guests and to make them feel good. Sometimes it is easier than others! And some people you will remember for a long time! Thank you and all others fo the fun days with you!

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we did not have a great experience. It was a long day of some cooking and lots of talking and taking into consideration the expense , it was just not worth it. This is the most expensive cooking class in the area and far...More

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viacortona, Proprietario at Alessandra Federici's Cucina Cooking School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

As I always say,the bad reviews are the ones that make you grow. As I explained to you I had big probems with my computer that chrashed not once but twice, until I had to have all the memory rescued. All this took place in...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We did not have a full day to spend in class so we took the 'short course'... Alessandra shops, then invites you into her home for an all hands meal preparation- and you feast at the end. Her fun and easy going personality and straight...More

Thank RBJE
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Response from Alicia K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. Just on our way home now. You can talk to Alessandra at her website Tuscany unfiltered or she had a TripAdvisor listing as well. Have fun!!
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