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Fantastic experience - I cannot recommend enough

If you love Italy, pasta, wine, cooking, gorgeous hilltop towns and great people you must go. Gerri... read more

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TOLisaJ
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Toronto, Canada
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Our Cucina Della Terra trip experience to Umbria, Italy

My husband and I are foodies. So, we enjoy all aspects of Food, from preparation to serving and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lidak12018
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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This is a fun-filled week that combines daily trips to unique towns in the countryside of tuscany and umbria Italy and hands-on cooking classes. We have a fully equipped modern kitchen run by professionally trained culinary teachers, van support and...more
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no. 11/G, 06061, Castiglione del Lago, Italy
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Reviewed 7 October 2013

So I decided to take a vacation...by myself...to Italy! My friends said I was crazy but that this was a trip that they dreamed of doing someday. Shortly after deciding to do this I found Cucina Della Terra through ICE and booked it without really...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love Italy, pasta, wine, cooking, gorgeous hilltop towns and great people you must go. Gerri and Jack are incredible and thoughtful teachers and hosts. They have curated the best experiences for their guests. I loved them all - the cooking lessons, the truffle...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are foodies. So, we enjoy all aspects of Food, from preparation to serving and sharing eating and drinking with good friends. We were looking to find a trip that we could do all that while visiting the beautiful Italy. Cucina Della...More

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chefgNY, Owner at Cucina della Terra, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Lida & Scot. Your experience is extremely important to us and we're just happy to know it reached your expectations. Abbracci !

Reviewed 22 September 2018

We are also repeat "cooks in training" at Cucina della Terra and the second time was as incredible as the first. The location in Umbria (bordering Tuscany) was a picture perfect postcard at every turn. The villages we visited were rich in history with quaint...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

This is one of our top vacation destinations. We had so much fun the first time we came to Cucina della Terra we decided to return and so happy we did! What an amazing time. We highly recommend this if you are looking for a...More

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chefgNY, Owner at Cucina della Terra, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

And we are so happy you did! What's more you brought treasured family and friends who now have memories of precious times shared together. Add to that, our friendship which all began in a cooking class ! Wow.

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Gerri and Jack are the ultimate hosts. Their meticulous planning and coordination for all of the activities of the week was very evident. We enjoyed touring and shopping in the towns assisted by Jack and Gerri’s guidance. The wine and cheese tastings were phenomenal and...More

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chefgNY, Owner at Cucina della Terra, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Ken, we deeply appreciate your appreciation! If it wasn't for a comment you made way back in another cooking school we wouldn't have had the new pens ! You would have been writing with a pencil. Cheers

Reviewed 11 September 2018

If you have ever wanted to learn some fantastic recipes, kitchen tips, visit little towns in the hills of Italy and make some new friends this is the vacation to for you! Chef Gerri and Chef Jack are the most warm and friendly, hard working...More

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chefgNY, Owner at Cucina della Terra, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Concetta, Thank you for taking the time to craft a terrific summary. I know this will help readers pick up on distinguishing factors when making choices. As a small business, your testimonials are extremely important. Here's to lots of great cooking & fun in the...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

I was so looking forward to this trip and we were not disappointed in anyway. From the moment we arrived Gerri and Jack were the perfect host and could not be more accommodating . The towns we visited during the day were informative and Jack...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Gerri and Jack were such wonderful hosts. Between our tours of nearby towns and the cooking classes, it was such a phenomenal vacation. It was definitely one of my best trips ever! The food was phenomenal and the company hilarious. I really liked that Gerri...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Never have I ever not planned a vacation down to the last detail. Not so with my week at Cucina della Terra. On a whim, I took a leap of faith and jumped aboard a cooking week at Cucina della Terra with absolutely no knowledge...More

Thank Tara S
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This was such an amazing vacation, we cooked delicious meals over 7 days with expert guidance and in a relaxed and fun atmosphere, learned basic knife skills as well as detailed recipes, tips and tricks. We stayed in Romitorio, a sweet Agriturismo with Giulia looking...More

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chefgNY, Owner at Cucina della Terra, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Linda, you were unforgettable guests! Yes, we take our mission seriously, however your enthusiasm, interest, and general love for fun made it so enjoyable for all. Mille graze !

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