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An amazing cooking experience with lovely Mauro!

We spent a fabulous time in Mauro's house for cooking class experience :) We must say it was the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Discover813725
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Best night ever

My daughter and I did this cooking experience and WOW what a night. Mauro (the chef) was a... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2019
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In a world where frenzy is the rule, we are convinced that great importance must be put on regaining possession of the fleeting moments to restore your energy. What better way to do that than by creating something with your own hands?! We want to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a fabulous time in Mauro's house for cooking class experience :) We must say it was the best time of our trip!! Mauro is a wonderful guest hosting, funny, generous and most of all very professional. During the cooking we drank a lot...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 21 January 2019

My daughter and I did this cooking experience and WOW what a night. Mauro (the chef) was a fantastic host and the location is stunning. It is a very private course with so much fun and laughter (not to mention some very nice wine!!)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 5 January 2019

We were looking for an authentic cooking experience while in Italy....this was it! Mauro is a perfect host--great teacher, funny, and his home is just the perfect setting for it all! Look no further - you will love this cooking experience!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

The location was beautiful, the food was great, everything about the day was almost perfect. The only complaint was the other group was over an hour late, we didn't have other plans so we kindly waited. Not realizing that there is a whole other class...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank mikecouch24
Montese_cooking, Proprietario at Montese Cooking Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2018

Hello Mike, I am deeply sorry that your experience wasn’t the best possible. It is part of out philosophy not to rush things and take all the time necessary to enjoy the moment. I remember our class together and at the time it didn’t seem...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Where do I begin? What an amazing day. Great group of people and everyone pitching in to create a wonderful Tuscan dinner...pork loin, pasta, ravioli and the bread, so good. Cap it all off with wine, laughter, music, and conversation. Chef Mauro is fantastic energetic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deanna V
Reviewed 15 November 2018

I LOVED everything about this experience. First off, Mauro and his assistant were so warm and kind. They made us feel welcome from the first moment we met them. It felt like I was going over to a friend's house for lunch. Secondly, the location...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank emnety
Reviewed 15 November 2018

First of all, I want to say that I know nothing about cooking. The Crock-Pot is my best friend! Haha. So when my wife mentioned doing a cooking class while in Italy on our honeymoon, I was just a tad reluctant to be excited about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jmlucas1028
Reviewed 10 November 2018

This cooking class turned into a highlight of our two weeks in Tuscany. Mauro is an excellent host and chef. He entertains as he teaches. We were fortunate to be in a lunch class with 4 other fun couples that made the experience even more...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank enbplus3
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Cannot express how wonderful this experience was! We had a family of six adults total and from the moment we arrived Chef Mauro and his sister Marta made us feel completely welcome and at home! We had the BEST night learning new tips and techniques...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alix W
Reviewed 8 November 2018

We had the most wonderful evening at Montese Cooking Experience. Mauro was the most personable and entertaining host. We shared the experience with another family and our teen children loved the hands-on cooking. The food was delicious and we look forward to cooking more Italian...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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jemerton
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Hi!!! It depends by the class that you choose. If you can send us an email, we are more than glad to write you back all of the informations about our classes. Thank you, and thank you kenny :)!
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16 January 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Will be a pleasure to having you 😀. Can you send us an email trough our website? Thank you very much and we hope to see you soon. Best regards. Mauro
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annie340
16 January 2018|
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Response from Montese_cooking | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for contacting us. Can you send us an email through our website? We will send you all the informations about our classes. Just let us know the dates of your vacation. Thank you very much.Best Regards.
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